Published Tuesday, November 13, 2012 AT 6:10 PM / Updated at 7:11 PM
Men’s Basketball: UNO at Texas Tech
Mavericks Today Omaha World-Herald

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday
Where: United Spirit Arena, Lubbock, Texas
TV: Channel 677 on DirecTV
Radio: 1620 AM KOZN

STARTERS
UNO (1-1)
G, Koang Doluony, 6-8, Sr., 7.0
G, CJ Carter, 6-0, So., 12.0
G, Justin Simmons, 6-3, Jr., 8.5
F, Alex Welhouse, 6-7, Sr., 10.5
C, John Karhoff, 6-8, Jr., 15.0
Texas Tech (1-0)
G, Josh Gray, 6-1, Fr., 10.0
G, Jamal Williams, 6-4, Jr., 15.0
G, Toddrick Gotcher, 6-4, Fr., 8.0
F, Jordan Tolbert, 6-7, So., 16.0
F, Dejan Kravic, 6-11, Jr., 9.0

Scouting UNO: This game starts a tough 10-game road stretch that will keep the Mavs away from home until Dec. 18. Tulane is next on Friday followed by Nebraska on Sunday. … UNO’s schedule includes 31 games with 20 Division I opponents, and the team will play in 13 states and four time zones. … UNO opened with a 77-64 win over Northern Illinois but then lost to St. Mary (Kan.) 96-86. … Center John Karhoff scored in double figures (12, 18) in both games. … Senior starter Koang Doluony joins the Mavericks after graduating from Indiana State, where he lettered three years and redshirted one.

Scouting Texas Tech: The Red Raiders return five letterwinners and two starters from last season’s 8-23 squad. … Tech opened its season Friday by defeating Prairie View A&M 89-79 for Chris Walker’s first win as coach. … Jordan Tolbert led the Red Raiders with 16 points, finishing 7 for 7 from the field with seven rebounds. Jamal Williams added 15 points. … The teams first met in 1941, when Tech won 42-31.

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