Jayden Maifeld threw a two-hitter in the second game of the night to help UNO baseball earn a doubleheader split with Western Illinois.
Wichita State completed a three-game sweep of UNO on Sunday as the Shockers rolled to a win.
UNO got its first win at its new park Sunday afternoon.
After winning the Summit League title in 2019, the UNO baseball team is the favorite to win it again this spring.
UNO baseball scored six runs in the fifth inning as the Mavs rolled to a win over Northwestern on Saturday.
During its run to the top of the Summit League, UNO has displayed the skills of a potential champion. The Mavericks proved on Sunday that they may have the resiliency and moxie of one, too.
Amherst wants the world to know that it does more than wrestle in the winter. Sure, it had been 28 years since the basketball team reached Lincoln while the wrestling team pinned its way to six straight state titles (and counting). On Tuesday night — after yet another offensive clinic — Amherst’s words proved to be true. They do indeed play basketball. And for the first time since 1987, they’ll be playing in Lincoln.
As a multisport standout for Amherst, junior Breyden Eckhout waits for the school year to end before playing his favorite. At this time of year, Eckhout and his teammates are concentrating on basketball, hoping to end a long state tournament drought.