Omaha started last season 12-3 and appeared primed for an NCAA title run, but the Mavericks dropped four of their final five, including both NCHC Tournament games and didn't even qualify for the Division I championship. Miami sure didn't help UNO's cause, winning three of four meetings with the Mavericks including a sweep at Cady … Continue reading NCHC Snapshot: Omaha
Images from the series between Omaha and Miami on Feb. 11-12, 2012 at Cady Arena in Oxford, Ohio. All photos by Cathy Lachmann/VFTG.
OXFORD, Ohio – For the first time in almost two years, Miami swept an opponent on home ice. The foe on both occasions was No. 18 Nebraska-Omaha. Miami's Chase Gresock (photo by Cathy Lachmann/VFTG). The RedHawks found the net 34 seconds into the series finale and never trailed in a 4-2 win at Cady Arena … Continue reading Gresock keys Miami sweep of UNO
OXFORD, Ohio – Miami has struggled all season in close games late, but the RedHawks thrived in that setting on Friday and as a result ended their 15-game league winless streak. MU trailed or was tied the first 52 minutes but scored twice unanswered in a 2:40 span to take its only lead, 5-4 and … Continue reading Miami snaps skid, tops UNO
Remember when Miami was tied for first place in the NCHC after winning its league opener? The night was Nov. 5, 2021. It feels like both 20 years ago and 20 minutes ago as many things do in the COVID era. The RedHawks scored twice late, with a well-placed low wrister from the left point … Continue reading Preview: Omaha at Miami
Images from the series between Miami and Omaha at Baxter Arena in Omaha, Neb., on Nov. 5-6, 2021. All images by Cathy Lachmann.
OMAHA, Neb. – Miami defied the odds on Friday, scoring twice late to beat one of the hottest teams in college hockey on the road and end a six-game winless streak with a depleted roster. Matthew Barbolini (photo by Cathy Lachmann/VFTG). But there would be no such magic on Saturday, as No. 9 Omaha hammered … Continue reading Miami loses finale at Omaha
OMAHA, Neb. – Miami entered Friday riding a six-game winless streak despite being either tied or leading after two periods in each contest. Meanwhile, the RedHawks' opponent, No. 9 Omaha, had won seven straight, one short of a team record. But MU (2-4-1) broke its trend of late-game struggles, scoring twice in 19 seconds late … Continue reading Miami rallies past No. 9 UNO
Miami and Omaha have had completely contrasting starts to 2021-22. The RedHawks won their season opener but are 0-4-1 since, but the Mavericks enter this weekend riding a seven-game winning streak following a Game 1 loss. This is the first weekend of NCHC play. UNO took fourth in the league last season while Miami finished … Continue reading Preview: Miami at Omaha
It seemed like a dream scenario for Omaha, which hosted the NCHC bubble and only had to play seven of its 24 regular season games away from Baxter Arena. The Mavericks finished 10-6-1 at Baxter Arena, and they rode that to NCAA Tournament qualification, but UNO was pounded by Minnesota in the first round of … Continue reading NCHC snapshot: Omaha
Freshman Swedish defenseman Hampus Rydqvist scored the game winner and rookie countryman and goaltender Ludvig Persson turned aside all 30 shots he faced. Miami's first-year European duo keyed its 1-0 win over No. 18 Nebraska-Omaha at Baxter Arena on Saturday. It was the first win of the season for the RedHawks, the first career goal … Continue reading Swede first win for Miami
Nebraska-Omaha and Miami were tied after 60 minutes, but the Mavericks needed just 17 seconds of overtime to net the game-winning goal. UNO edged the RedHawks, 2-1 in the extra session to hand them their second straight loss to open the season. Miami's Scott Corbett (Cathy Lachmann/VFTG). Scott Corbett scored the lone goal for Miami. … Continue reading Omaha sinks Miami in OT
Omaha's 2018-19 season was its worst in 15 years, but last year Mike Gabinet's Mavericks bounced back from that nine-win campaign to a .458 winning percentage and sixth-place finish. And UNO appears poised to take another step forward, with most of its offensive weapons back, a starting goalie coming off a stellar rookie season and … Continue reading NCHC Snapshot: Omaha
Images from the series between Nebraska-Omaha and Miami played at Cady Arena on Feb. 28-29, 2020. All photos by Cathy Lachmann.
OXFORD, Ohio – Senior Ryan Larkin made sure to etch his name into the Miami record book in his final game at Cady Arena. Miami's Ryan Larkin (photo by Cathy Lachmann). Larkin stopped 29 shots as the RedHawks blanked Nebraska-Omaha, 4-0 on Saturday, giving the goalie and MU consecutive shutouts for the first time since … Continue reading Miami shuts out Omaha again
OXFORD, Ohio – What a kickoff to Senior Weekend for Ryan Larkin. Miami's Ryan Larkin (photo by Cathy Lachmann). The senior goalie, playing in his final home series for Miami, stopped 19 shots en route to blanking Nebraska-Omaha, 3-0 at Cady Arena on Friday. And he picked up an assist, marking the first time an … Continue reading Larkin, Miami blank Omaha
Statistically, Miami's best weekend series of 2019-20 in conference play was its trip to Omaha, where the RedHawks earned five of a possible six points and outscored the Mavericks, 7-4. Now mired in an 11-game winless streak, MU hopes to return to that late-November form. Nebraska-Omaha is in sixth place in the NCHC, 10 points … Continue reading Preview: UNO at Miami
With goalie Ryan Larkin out for the weekend, Miami had to rely on its other two netminders this weekend. Miami's Ben Kraws (photo by Cathy Lachmann/VFTG). The RedHawks earned a tie on Friday behind Grant Valentine, and in the series finale, freshman Ben Kraws turned aside 32 shots to earn his first career win in … Continue reading Kraws keys Miami win at UNO
Miami led by two goals heading into the final minute. Miami's Ryan Savage (photo by Cathy Lachmann/VFTG). Unfortunately for the RedHawks, No. 18 Nebraska-Omaha scored two 6-on-5 goals in the final 54 seconds to salvage a 3-3 tie at Baxter Arena on Friday. Ryan Savage scored in the 3-on-3 overtime to secure the extra point … Continue reading Miami loses late lead, ties UNO
This isn't the bottom-dwelling Omaha team to which the NCHC has become accustomed. The Mavericks are ranked No. 18 in the USCHO.com poll and have a 3-3 record vs. ranked teams. UNO opened its NCHC slate last week with a road split vs. Western Michigan and hosts its first league contests of the season. A … Continue reading Preview: Miami at UNO