Mavericks Basketball Finish West Coast Series

The Omaha men’s basketball team completed its West Coast swing Tuesday night, falling 77-70 to UC Santa Barbara at The Thunderdome.

Junior Zach Jackson led the Mavericks in scoring for the fourth straight game, posting 17 points, seven rebounds, an assist and a block. Junior Mitch Hahn collected his second consecutive double-double effort and his third of the season with 13 points and 13 boards.

Sophomore JT Gibson added 14 points, three rebounds and five assists off the bench, while sophomore KJ Robinson pitched in 12 points with six assists and two steals.

Omaha makes a return trip to Drake on Saturday, Dec. 9, with tipoff set for 5 p.m. in Des Moines, Iowa.