#SummitWBB 18 in 9 Countdown: Omaha

#SummitWBB 18 in 9 Countdown: Omaha

OMAHA MAVERICKS

Location: Omaha, Neb.
Enrollment: 15,227
Founded: 1908
Chancellor: Dr. John Christensen
Director of Athletics: Trev Alberts
Arena (Capacity): Sapp Fieldhouse (2,500)

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FAST FACT

Head coach Brittany Lange played and coached at Iowa State under legendary coach Bill Fennelly.


NOTEWORTHY

  • The 2014-15 season marks the final year of Omaha's Division I transition period. The Mavericks will be eligible for the 2016 Summit League and NCAA Tournament.
  • The Mavericks return all but one letterwinner from a year ago and welcome back a league-best 91.3 percent of its rebounding and 92.2 percent of its assists from last season.
  • Omaha returns the reigning Defensive Player of the Year in Taijhe Kelly. The preseason all-league selection averaged 9.8 ppg, 6.9 rpg and a league-high 3.5 bpg in 2013-14.