Lakers draft UNO student

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER DISCLAIMER. THE TOPICS AND ISSUES COVERED IN THIS EDITION ARE NOT REAL NEWS. ... HAPPY APRIL FOOLS DAY. In a shocking upset, Gateway...

Online Exclusive: Basketball squads hit the road to keep season alive

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR It’s already March folks. Basketball is reaching its conclusion on the year, and it’s the time where each squad must keep winning...

Men’s basketball closes Sapp in style

Last Wednesday the UNO men's basketball team played their final game at the Sapp Fieldhouse before moving to the Ralston Sports and Event Center next season.  Alumni were in town to be honored and in-state rival Nebraska-Kearney was on the court trying to ruin all the festivities.


Leathernecks get payback

The UNO women's basketball team earned their first-ever Division I win on the road at Western Illinois two months ago.  Junior guard Jamie Nash led the way, scoring 17 of the 25 points that came off the Maverick bench.


Five Omaha Games You Can’t Miss

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR It seems that the Mavericks just get better and better every year–in every sport. Take the men’s soccer team, for example. In only...

Expectations & Realities

A buddy and I have a theory about the NBA. There are NBA teams and there are association teams. Association teams typically play exceptional defense, exploit rebounds and can deliver in the half court. 


Women’s basketball overcomes North Dakota State

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR It was the “worst-case scenario” kind of news. The news that a coach has nightmares about. Just an hour before a young Omaha team...

Men’s basketball falls late to Fort Wayne

By Avery Wenck, Sports Editor It was a disappointing result on Saturday afternoon for the men’s basketball team as they fell to a late push by Fort Wayne...