Published Wednesday, April 17, 2013 AT 11:40 AM / Updated at 10:51 PM
Weather interferes with UNO softball, baseball
Mavericks Today Omaha World-Herald

The final game of the UNO-South Dakota softball series has been canceled because of the cold temperature and rain in Vermillion.

The Mavs took the first two games of the series on Tuesday, and the teams were scheduled to finish the series on Wednesday at 2 p.m.

The Mavericks have had nine games canceled by weather, seven of which were Summit League contests.

UNO is 32-5 and 10-1 in The Summit League. The Mavs have eight games remaining on their schedule, six against conference opponents.

The Mavs are in third place in the standings behind Fort Wayne and North Dakota State, both 6-0. Those teams are set for a three-game series this weekend in Fort Wayne.

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UNO baseball’s weekend games moved to Sioux City

The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s weekend games originally scheduled at South Dakota State and North Dakota State have been moved to Sioux City, Iowa.

The Mavs (14-16, 8-0) will face South Dakota State at noon Saturday at Sioux City North High School, and they’ll take on North Dakota State in a doubleheader Saturday at Briar Cliff.

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