Nebraska-Omaha head coach Derrin Hansen picked up his 100th career win with the Mavericks, and junior guard Mitch Albers hit the 1,000 career points milestone in the Mavs’ sixth straight win, a 90-84 final over Southwest Baptist. Nebraska-Omaha is 9-4 (6-3 MIAA).
Albers now has 1,010 points in two-plus seasons as a Maverick and has been the team’s top scorer in six consecutive contests. Albers led all scorers with a season-high 29 points, shooting 10-for-14 from the field. The Papillion, NE. native was 5-for-7 from three point range and had four rebounds, three assists and a steal.