Mavs welcome Stinnet back to Omaha with 96-84 win

UNO outlasted the Missouri Western Griffons for a 96-84 win Wednesday night at Sapp Fieldhouse, though the game itself was a side note.


Seniors Karhoff and Simmons lead Mavericks to victory

Written by Joe Gabbert The Maverick’s men’s basketball team defeated Western Illinois Saturday Feb. 8, 71-60, in a tough and scrappy contest amongst more than...

Men’s basketball comes up empty on West Coast trip

UNO men's basketball is last in The Summit League in team defense, allowing 83 points per game.  That stat reared its ugly head again in an 84-79 loss Saturday night at Cal State Bakersfield.
A year after Omaha dropped two games to the Roadrunners in 13 days, the Mavs again came up short against Bakersfield.  The Roadrunners shot more than 15 points higher than their season average while improving their record to 7-13.
UNO dropped to 5-16 (2-6 Summit League) and allowed Bakersfield to make 53.8 percent of their shots.  The Mavs shot an equally impressive 50.8 percent, but came up just short at the end of the game.
 


Women’s basketball ends drought with win over IUPUI

By Avery Wenck, Sports Editor The Omaha women’s basketball team dominated the second half on Saturday in a 66-49 win over Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis...

On Road Tilt, Men’s Basketball Faces Top Talent

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR After their Nov. 24 victory against the Montana State Bobcats, Omaha got on the bus and prepared to face off against some...

Last-second shot sinks women’s basketball

The UNO women's basketball team finished their season in Louisiana over the weekend, splitting their final two games with a win Saturday and an overtime loss on Monday. 


Pohl gets win in final Sapp performance

In her final performance at the Sapp Fieldhouse, senior Heather Pohl's double double helped UNO earn a 68-54 win over Dakota Wesleyan and assured the Mavs of their first winning season in three years.  Pohl scored 17 points, including 12 in the second half, pulled down 10 rebounds and shot 4 of 7 from three-point range.


Women’s Basketball earns first two wins of 2012

After suffering consecutive losses for the first time all season, the UNO women's basketball team returned to action last week, winning games against Sioux Falls and Dallas Christian while losing on the road to Missouri-Kansas City.  After going 2-1 last week, the Mavs are now 11-8, but just 1-7 against Division I opponents following the 64-74 loss at UMKC.