Patterson hits buzzer-beating three to top Montana St

By Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha basketball team recorded its second victory over a Big Sky conference opponent on Sunday, topping Montana State, 100-97. With...

Two Mavs to keep an eye on next season

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR It’s hard to believe, but basketball season is dead and gone. Students have their eyes set on the white light at the end...

Simmons adjusts form to improve shots from long range

Junior guard Justin Simmons has filled a role the Mavs have so desperately needed in 2012/13.  The graduation of former leading scorer Mitch Albers left the team without a reliable scorer.
But Simmons has picked up the slack, averaging 14.6 points on the season and 20.5 in his last eight games. Some of that scoring success can be attributed to improving his 3-point shot, something Simmons has been focusing on lately.
Simmons changed his shot back to the form he developed his last year in junior college.
 


Men’s basketball finishes best regular season in D-I program history, prepares for Summit League...

Kenneth Pancake STAFF WRITER Omaha entered the week with two games left on their plate. One was against perennial trouble-maker Oral Roberts. The other was against Denver....

Men’s Basketball Adds Depth; Signs Two Transfers

Kenneth Pancake Sports Editor The Mavericks will receive some much-needed help at the post position. This fall, transfers Logan Strom and Brett Barney will be welcomed...

UNO basketball earns All-Independent honors

Despite not being eligible for post-season play, the UNO men's and women's basketball teams picked up awards last week when several members received All-Independent Honors.  Four members of the men's team, and three members of the women's team, were named to the 2012 Independent  Basketball All-Conference Teams by College Sports Madness.


Dominating performance leads Men’s Basketball past Montana State

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR  For the first three games of the season there wasn’t too much that went right for the men’s basketball team. Opening with a...