Redeem Team

Though a weekend playoff sweep to Bemidji State puts UNO squarely on the NCAA tournament bubble, Dean Blais and the Mavs returned to business as usual on Monday afternoon.  With conference tournaments this week and selection Sunday approaching, the team is hopeful they've done enough to earn a spot in hockey's big dance.


Mavs split at Duluth, lock up third in first season with WCHA

UNO's 5-2 victory Saturday night earned the Mavs a split in their final conference series at No. 11 Minnesota-Duluth and sole possession of third place in the WCHA.  It's the highest conference finish the team has ever had in the 14-year history of UNO hockey.


Back on Track: Mavericks sweep Western Michigan over weekend

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha hockey team got back to its winning ways over the weekend, sweeping conference foe Western Michigan 2-1 on Friday and...

The Winters of an Alaskan Childhood

The back of the Canadian five-dollar note depicts children taking part in several winter sports including, of course, hockey.  The image is accompanied by a quote from Roch Carrier's short story The Hockey Sweater: "The winters of my childhood were long, long seasons.  We lived in three places – the school, the church and the skating rink – but our real life was on the skating rink."


On the Downturn: UNO hockey slated for the rest of the season and playoffs...

With six games left in the rest of the regular season University Nebraska-Omaha has matchups against the bottom teams of the National Collegegiate Hockey...

Hockey season ends in overtime battle

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR After upsetting Western Michigan in the first game of a best-of-three series in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference playoffs, the Broncos stormed back...

Earning his way back

Another season of welcoming in a large freshman class meant a rather large unknown to the UNO hockey season.  Inconsistent play in goal only added to the uncertainty.


UNO vs. Providence: Get live updates for the 2015 NCAA Frozen Four in Boston

If you haven’t already caught the UNO Maverick hockey bug, just know you will. And, we have your fix. The Gateway will provide you with the...