#20 Omaha falters against #2 St. Cloud State in opening bout

Justin Kies CONTRIBUTOR The UNO Mavericks men’s hockey team hosted St. Cloud State at Baxter Arena on Dec. 1 for their fifth conference matchup of the...

UNO Hockey ranks fifth

The Omaha hockey team moved into the top five in both college hockey polls this week. The Mavericks are ranked fifth in both the USCHO.com...

Battles on Ice

The sport of hockey was built upon the frozen lakes and ponds of the Canadian countryside in the late 19th century.  Canadians, searching for an identity to define their new nation, latched on to a primitive form of lacrosse played by the native peoples of their land.
The game eventually evolved into hockey, and gave Canadians something that was uniquely theirs.  It was a game meant to capture the harsh realities of settling on the frozen landscape of a new and untamed land.
 


PHOTO BLOG: UNO students, hockey fans head to Boston for 2015 NCAA Frozen Four

And so it begins... In the wee hours of Wednesday morning throngs of University of Nebraska at Omaha students filed into several charter buses headed...

UNO’s masked men

It's been said that goaltenders are a different breed.  While many are known for their work between the pipes, they also build reputations based on off-the-ice adventures, locker room hijinks and strange habits.


Omaha Hockey earns split with RedHawks

By Andrew Nelson, Contributor The twelfth ranked Omaha Mavericks (8-4-2) split a series with the fourth ranked Miami (Ohio) Red Hawks (11-5-0) in Oxford, Ohio...

St. Cloud sweeps the Mavericks in Omaha to advance to Minneapolis

By Nick Beaulieu, Editor-In-Chief When on the losing end of a double-overtime contest, there are two ways to come out the next night: fired up or flat. After...

Mavs overcome slump expectations, break post season curse

By Nick Beaulieu, Editor-In-Chief It’s still a bitter memory for many Mavericks fans. The no-goal flipped to the game-winning goal after a lengthy review in 2011. The day Michigan...