UNO will try to reverse its fortunes against Indiana on Friday at the Tennessee State Classic.
The Mavericks will play Indiana at 10 a.m., followed by a noon game with Saint Louis. UNO is 0-3 against the Hoosiers, who are 10-10 after losing six in a row.
On Saturday, the Mavs play Alabama State at 11:30 a.m. and Tennessee State at 3:30 p.m. UNO closes play on Sunday against Mississippi Valley at 9:30 a.m. All of them have losing records.
The Mavs are 17-2 after going 4-1 at the Colorado State Classic last weekend.
Leadoff hitter Allie Mathewson paces the Mavs with a .391 batting average, eight home runs, 22 RBIs, four doubles, one triple and 21 runs scored.
The Mavericks' have gotten big contributions from two freshmen.
Catcher Campbell Ditto is hitting .339 with five doubles, three triples, three homers, 11 RBIs and a team-high 22 runs scored. Ditto's eight-game hitting streak to begin the year is the longest by a Mav this season.
Second baseman Tara Trede is hitting .358 with a triple, six RBIs and 11 runs scored. Trede tied the school record with three stolen bases in one game on Feb. 23 against Evansville.