UMKC 77, Nebraska-Omaha 74

Reggie Chamberlain scored 28 points and hit a 3-pointer with two

seconds remaining to lift UMKC to a 77-74 victory against

Nebraska-Omaha on Wednesday night.

After Caleb Steffensmeier tied the game for Nebraska-Omaha with

a jumper with 36 seconds left, UMKC (1-2) held the ball for

Chamberlain’s shot, his fifth 3-pointer of the game.

Trinity Hall added 11 points and nine rebounds for the


Mitch Albers scored 26 points, John Karhoff 18 and CJ Carter 11

for the Mavericks (1-2). Alex Welhouse had 10 rebounds.

There were 13 ties and 16 lead changes, with UMKC’s eight-point

lead in the first half the largest for either team.