Nodakota 33 42 75
Nebomaha 42 49 91
Date of game: 3/19/2014

Recap: Nebraska Omaha vs. North Dakota

Omaha, NE (SportsNetwork.com) - John Karhoff scored a team-high 17 points as his Nebraska Omaha Mavericks easily handled the University of North Dakota, 91-75, in first-round action of the CollegeInsiders.com Tournament at Ralston Arena.

Mike Rostampour tallied a double-double for Omaha (17-14) with 16 points and a a career-high 21 rebounds. C.J. Carter chipped in 14 points in the win, and both Marcus Tyus and Alex Phillips contributed 13 points.

Alonzo Traylor netted 15 points to pace North Dakota (17-16), while Aaron Anderson added 13 points with five rebounds. Troy Huff rounded out the double- digit UND scorers with 12 points, pulling down five rebounds of his own in the loss.

Omaha connected on 48.3 percent of its field goal tries in the first half, but hit just 1-of-11 from 3-point range, and still took a 42-33 lead into the intermission. The Mavericks also hit 13-of-17 from the free throw line in the frame. North Dakota shot just 36.1 percent from the floor, but hit 5-of-12 from 3-point distance.

Nebraska Omaha caught fire in the second half, netting 61.3 percent of its shot attempts, and buried 9-of-10 tries from the charity stripe. UND improved to 45.7 percent shooting in the period, but fell behind by another seven points and found itself trailing Omaha by 16 at the final buzzer.

The Mavericks outscored North Dakota from the free-throw line, 22-10, and had a 43-30 edge in rebounding. They also had a distinct advantage in points in the paint, 52-32.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.