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Gibson, Pile lead Omaha past Purdue Fort Wayne 75-71

Jan. 25, 2020 10:08 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — JT Gibson hit five 3-pointers and scored 23 points, Matt Pile added a double-double and Omaha slipped past Purdue Fort Wayne 75-71 on Saturday. Gibson sank 8 of 16 shots from the floor, including 5 of 11 from beyond the arc, for the Mavericks (12-10, 5-2 Summit League). Pile finished...

BKC--Western Illinois-Omaha

Jan. 23, 2020 11:07 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — KJ Robinson matched his season high with 24 points as Omaha won its eighth consecutive home game, narrowly beating Western Illinois 87-82 in overtime on Thursday night. Robinson had a chance to win it in regulation, but Zion Young blocked his layup attempt with 3 seconds left to force...

Townsend has career-high 32, leads Denver past Omaha 91-76

Jan. 18, 2020 6:24 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jase Townsend had a career-high 32 points as Denver snapped its 10-game losing streak, beating Omaha 91-76 on Saturday. Townsend made 8 of 10 3-pointers and the Pioneers were 11 of 20 from 3-point distance. Ade Murkey had 19 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for Denver (5-15, 1-5...

Umude scores 27 to lead South Dakota past Omaha 91-81

Jan. 11, 2020 7:35 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Stanley Umude tied his season high with 27 points as South Dakota defeated Nebraska Omaha 91-81 on Saturday. Tyler Hagedorn had 19 points, eight rebounds and five assists for South Dakota (11-7, 2-2 Summit League). Tyler Peterson added 14 points. Cody Kelley had 12 points for the...

Gibson, Robinson lead Omaha past North Dakota 66-62

Jan. 8, 2020 11:18 PM EST

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — JT Gibson and reserve KJ Robinson both scored 17 points and Omaha held off North Dakota 66-62 in a battle of Summit League unbeaten teams on Wednesday night. North Dakota trailed by as many as 10 in the second half but pulled within one on two free throws by Marlon Stewart with 1...

Pile helps Omaha rally past South Dakota State 81-78

Dec. 29, 2019 8:26 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Matt Pile totaled 18 points and nine rebounds and Marlon Ruffin hit two free throws with 6 seconds left in the game as Omaha held off South Dakota State 81-78 on Sunday. Noah Freidel sank two free throws with 2:11 remaining to give South Dakota State a 76-75 lead, but Pile and KJ...

Omaha outlasts Montana for an 87-82 OT win

Dec. 21, 2019 4:06 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — KJ Robinson scored 24 points and JT Gibson scored 22 and Omaha beat Montana 87-82 in overtime on Saturday. Matt Pile made a pair of foul shots with 43 seconds left and the Mavericks led for the remainder. The Mavericks (7-8) made 8 of 10 from the line in the final 43 seconds. Gibson's...

Pile lifts Omaha past Texas Rio Grande Valley 92-82

Dec. 15, 2019 4:23 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Matt Pile had 19 points and 14 rebounds as Nebraska Omaha topped Texas Rio Grande Valley 92-82 in the WAC/Summit Challenge on Sunday. KJ Robinson and JT Gibson added 17 points each for the Mavericks, who won their 11th straight at home. Zach Thornhill had 12 points for the Mavericks...

Omaha guard KJ Robinson (5) passes the ball in between Arizona guard Jemarl Baker Jr. and Christian Koloko (35) in the first half during an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

No. 15 Arizona routs Nebraska-Omaha 99-49

Dec. 11, 2019 10:41 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona whipped crisp passes around McKale Center, threw lobs for dunks, dropped in 3-pointers. The Wildcats buzzed on defense, jumping into passing lanes, flying in to block and alter shots. As bounce-back games go, this was just what Arizona needed heading into a massive...

Shelton, bench lead Northern Arizona past Omaha 73-65

Dec. 8, 2019 6:59 PM EST

PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Cameron Shelton scored a career-high 20 points and Northern Arizona got a big contribution from its bench in a 73-65 victory over Omaha on Sunday. Shelton sank 8 of 14 shots from the floor for the Lumberjacks (4-2), who shot 47.5% overall. Ted McCree came off the bench to hit...