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There was one team at Ralston Arena on Sunday that was faster to the puck, a step quicker on defense and played with a higher degree of desperation. To the chagrin of most of the 2,790 fans, it wasn't the team that already trailed the best-of-five USHL playoff series 1-0.

Nothing about the way Sioux City's 4-3 overtime victory over Omaha on Saturday night played out surprised Lancers head coach Brian Kaufman.
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Lancers set to face Fargo, Sioux Falls
The Lancers (37-14-7) need just one point in their final two games to secure second place in the USHL’s Western Conference and host a Game 5, if necessary, in their opening round playoff series with Sioux City.
Lancers suffer second straight shootout loss
Omaha scrapped its way to a shootout for the second straight night Saturday, only to again lose in disappointing fashion.
Lumberjacks earn shootout victory
Shootout goals from Jack Rowe and Matej Paulovic powered Muskegon to a 3-2 win over Omaha in a shootout Friday night.
Lancers head to Michigan
The Lancers (37-14-5) head to Michigan for the middle two games of their six-game road swing to end the regular season. Omaha remains in second place in the USHL’s Western Conference, four points behind Waterloo.
Lancers take their shots, but can’t finish in loss
Despite outshooting Sioux City 38-23, the Omaha Lancers fell 5-2 Saturday at the Tyson Events Center.
Frigo's 3rd-period goal lifts Lancers
Hawkey makes 25 saves, Omaha stays four points behind league-leader Waterloo with five games left
Lancers hit the road
The 36-13-5 Lancers begin their six-game road swing to end the regular season with a two-game trip to Iowa.
‘Outworked’ Lancers drop final home game
During a 60-game season, a loss here and there is tolerable if the effort is good. Omaha’s 5-3 loss to Team USA on Sunday won’t be listed as one of those good losses.
Lancers capture finale against Des Moines
In the final game of the regular season between Omaha and Des Moines, the Lancers notched a 5-1 win Saturday to stay in second place of the Western Conference and overall USHL standings.
Lancer goalie Hawkey commits to Providence
Lancer goalie Hayden Hawkey committed to play college hockey for the Providence, Omaha announced Saturday.
Lancers set to face Des Moines, Team USA
With eight games remaining, the Lancers (35-12-5) are still in contention for the Anderson Cup regular-season title.
Q&A with Lancer Steven Johnson
After scoring two goals in Omaha’s 5-2 win Friday over Youngstown, the 6-foot, 185-pound defenseman has 28 points (5 goals, 23 assists). The 19-year-old Minnesota recruit also has a team-low six penalty minutes in 47 games.
USHL Rankings, March 10
World-Herald correspondent Steve Beideck ranks the USHL hockey teams as published in The World-Herald on March 10.
Better play doesn’t net victory for Lancers
Coach says Lancers improved overall, but fail to sweep Phantoms.
Lancers end losing skid
The Omaha Lancers ended their two-game losing streak Friday by taking control early in a 5-2 United States Hockey League victory over Youngstown.
Lancers set to host Youngstown
The Lancers (34-11-5) are on a rare two-game losing streak entering their last homestand of the season. After these two games against the Phantoms, only one of Omaha’s last eight games is at home — March 16 against Team USA.
Big second period helps Steel bend Lancers' defense
The Omaha Lancers jumped to a 2-0 lead but Chicago scored four consecutive goals and went on to defeat the Lancers 5-3 on Sunday.
Lancers can't get 2 straight on Gamblers
After Omaha topped Green Bay 4-1 Friday, the Gamblers only had to wait one night for their revenge, beating the Lancers 5-2 Saturday.
Three 3rd-period goals lift Lancers
Omaha scored three third-period goals to defeat Green Bay 4-1 Friday, widening the Lancers’ lead in the USHL’s Western Conference.
Lancers set to face Green Bay, Chicago
The 33-9-5 Lancers play 10 of their final 13 games on the road, and the first three are this weekend.
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