From OMAVS.com – The No. 12 Omaha Mavericks play their final non-conference games of the season this week, hosting New Hampshire on Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 30-31. Tuesday’s game begins at 7:07 p.m., and Wednesday’s contest has a special 4:07 p.m. start at the CenturyLink Center.
The Mavericks are 11-4-3 overall this season and 6-3-1-1 in the NCHC this season, putting them in third place. They are coming off a 2-1 win and 3-3 tie vs. Alabama-Huntsville on Dec. 20-21. UNO trails the all-time series with UNH, 1-3-0 but is 1-1-0 all-time against the Wildcats in Omaha. The Mavericks are 5-2-1 at home this season.
The Wildcats are 5-10-1 overall and 1-5-1 in Hockey East this season, good for 11th place. UNH hasn’t played since splitting a home-and-home series with Maine on Dec. 12-13. New Hampshire is 2-5-0 on the road this season including a mark of 2-2-0 in non-conference road games.