Fraternities battle in highly attended flag football rivalry

By Phil Brown, Contributor Some of the biggest fall intramural sporting events in Omaha and certainly UNO are the rivalry games between UNO’s Pi Kappa...

Goodell leading league in the wrong direction

The National Football League isn't a numbers-driven league like Major League Baseball and the National Basketball Association are. It doesn't have anything equivalent to Joe Dimaggio's 56-game hitting streak or Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game. The NFL does, however, have one number that resonates with fans: 17-0. 


Games to watch this Thanksgiving

Andrew Nelson REPORTER Thursday, Nov. 24 2016 Noon. CBS - Minnesota Vi-kings (5-3) at Detroit Lions (5-4) Just last weekend the Lions beat the Vikings in a nail-biter....

Clemson Wins National Championship

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR It’s the National Championship game, down by three with six seconds left on the clock. What do you do? If you’re Clemson...

Super-spreader Super Bowl?

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR Though Super Bowl LV took numerous health precautions to protect the nearly 25,000 fans that attended the game last Sunday evening, some...

Barrett becomes second former Maverick to make multiple Super Bowl appearances

Jordan McAlpine SPORTS EDITOR Just three years ago, Rams kicker and former Maverick Greg Zuerlein kicked a 53-yard field goal in LA’s 13-3 loss to New...

National signing day: Nebraska’s Top 5 Commits

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR It’s that awkward time of the year where there is no more football until next fall. Rumors and buzz sporadically weave their...

Heartbreaker guarantees first losing season since ’95

Missouri Western quarterback Drew Newhart found receiver Adam Clausen in the back of the end zone with 16 seconds remaining when the Griffons defeated the Mavs 16-14 Saturday afternoon. UNO had scored  1:24 earlier to take a 14-10 lead, but couldn't hold it as Missouri Western drove 64 yards in seven plays to take the lead for good.