Omaha outlasts Denver 86-80 in double overtime

JT Gibson hit a 3-pointer in the second overtime to give Omaha the lead and the Mavericks hit 6 of 6 free throws in the final 29 seconds to hold off Denver 86-80 on Thursday night. Omaha led 63-59 on a KJ Robinson jumper with 2:54 left in regulation, but the Mavericks went scoreless from there and Joe Rosga hit four free throws in the final 40 seconds to send the game to overtime...
Via AP on Yahoo
January 19, 2018

Golden Bears: Canada West Preview, Part 1

With the University of Alberta Golden Bear’s preseason coming to a close on the road this weekend, with a game against the NCAA’s University Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks (streamed live at, it is a good time to start previewing the Bear’s CIS conference the Canada West. Alberta finished second to the University of Saskatchewan Huskies in the regular season in 2015-16 and also...
Via The Oilers Rig
October 06, 2016

Hollins, hot-shooting Omaha slip past S. Dakota State 96-92

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Tra-Deon Hollins scored 28 points with nine rebounds - both career highs - and had a key blocked shot in the closing seconds to help Omaha beat South Dakota State 96-92 Wednesday night. Hollins made 9 of 12 from the field and finished with eight assists and four steals. Tre'Shawn Thurman scored 19 on 8-of-9 shooting and Jake White added 18 points for the Mavericks...
Via Associated Press
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Carter leads Nebraska-Omaha to 77-58 win over W. Illinois

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) CJ Carter scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half to lead Nebraska-Omaha to a dominating 77-58 win over Western Illinois on Saturday. Devin Patterson had 13 points and Mike Rostampour added 12 for Nebraska-Omaha (9-16, 3-10 Summit League), which had lost five straight. The Mavericks held a 29-25 halftime advantage but came out strong in the second period....
Via Associated Press
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska-Omaha rallies to beat South Dakota 86-77

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) CJ Carter scored 24 points, Marcus Tyus added 19 and Nebraska-Omaha pushed past South Dakota 86-77 in the Summit League opener for both teams on Friday night. The Mavericks (7-6, 1-0) overcame a sloppy first half, shooting 60.7 percent from the field in the second. Jake White chipped in 13 points and Mike Rostampour had 10 with six rebounds. Tyler Larson and...
Via Associated Press
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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