Men’s Basketball Schedule Features Major-Conference Challenges

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR As far as schedules go, last year was brutal on the Omaha men’s basketball team. They played Kansas at Allen Fieldhouse – a...

Summit League watch: Creighton star transferring to Denver

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR Omaha basketball fans who paid close attention to the 2017-18 season remember the Denver Pioneers. On a cold January night, there were 2.4 seconds...

This week in UNO sports history: Originally printed Dec. 16, 1988

Original Headline: Coach not happy with weekend split. Last weekend’s road trip wasn’t satisfying for UNO women’s basketball Coach Chefri Mankenberg, now at 3-2. The Lady...

Men’s Basketball On A Hot Streak

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR The boys in red and black have been on a hot streak as of late, and are rolling through the Summit League. After...

Big stage and bright lights are nothing new for Tre’Shawn Thurman

By Nick Beaulieu, Editor-In-Chief Tre’Shawn Thurman was trailing back on offense; The Omaha Central forward had been battling all day against some of the biggest...

Omaha suffers first home loss to South Dakota State

Ray Koch SPORTS EDITOR Mike Daum. The name probably brings a scowl and maybe, just maybe a “screw that guy,” phrase to your mouth. Yes, he has...

Women’s basketball ends on a winning note

Charlotte Reilly Contributor As the University of Nebraska at Omaha women’s basketball team is getting ready for the Summit League Tournament, they are sitting at an...

Women’s basketball gathers fifth win, outlasts Graceland

Kenneth Pancake Contributor Scoring a season-high 96 points, the Omaha Women’s Basketball team defeated Graceland for their fifth win, improving to 5-2. Two Mavericks would combine...