Maverick Hockey - Feb. 15, 2014 - Denver

News Release Date: 
January 29, 2014

For Immediate Release
UNO Maverick Hockey on NET Television

LINCOLN, Neb. (Jan. 29, 2014) -- When the puck drops on Omaha’s CenturyLink Center ice on Saturday, Feb. 15, it will the Dean Blais-coached UNO Mavericks facing off against the Jim Montgomery-coached Denver Pioneers. Action between the two National Collegiate Hockey Conference foes will be broadcast live when “Maverick Hockey” airs at 7 p.m. CT on NET1.

Calling the match will be Dave Ahlers, with color commentary provided by former UNO hockey player David Brisson.  Larry Punteney will provide rink-side reports.

“Maverick Hockey” is a production of NET Sports, Nebraska’s Home for Sports. NET1 is part of NET Television, a service of NET. For a complete program schedule, visit NET’s website (


PROGRAM CONTACT:  Jim Carmichael, 402-472-9333, ext. 385, or e-mail at

RELEASE WRITTEN BY:  Larry L. Kubert, 402-472-9333, ext. 389, or e-mail at

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