Beef to host Mid-Missouri

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Saturday, May 4, 2013 12:00 am

When: 3:05 p.m. Sunday Where: Ralston Arena

Scouting the Beef: Omaha (5-1) got its quarterback back and returned to the win column with last week’s 38-24 victory at Sioux City. The victory came just three weeks after Omaha snapped the Bandits’ 31-game winning streak in a wild overtime game and put a halt to Sioux City’s string of 18 straight home wins. James McNear, who missed a loss to Wichita the previous week with a family emergency, was again under center and creating problems for defenses. The league leader in total offense per game, McNear completed 19 of 22 passes for 177 yards and three touchdowns and was also the Beef’s leading rusher with 36 yards. McNear is in the Champions Professional Indoor Football League’s top 10 for yards per game passing (first) and rushing (eighth). The Omaha offense, which mustered 17 points in McNear’s absence, was back in a rhythm against Sioux City, getting touchdowns from four players on its way to a 25-10 halftime lead. Running back R.J. Rollins and receiver Judd Harrold tacked on their second scores of the game after the break. The Beef defense did its part, too, limiting the Sioux City passing attack to 100 yards for the game. Omaha has held five of six opponents under 30 points.

Subscription Required

An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Login

You must login to view the full content on this page.

Thank you for reading and relying on Omaha.com for your news and information. You have now viewed your 30 day allowance of 15 free Omaha.com articles. If you are an Omaha World-Herald Subscriber please click here. If you are not an Omaha World-Herald Subscriber and would like to have Unlimited access to all Digital Products please click here. If you have any questions or need further information please call 402-346-3363 or 1-800-234-6942 or email customer.service@owh.com You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Login

Copyright ©2014 Omaha World-Herald. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, displayed or redistributed for any purpose without permission from the Omaha World-Herald. To purchase rights to republish this article, please contact The World-Herald Store.

VIDEO »

Tom Shatel »

Mad Chatter »

On Twitter »

loading...

SPOTLIGHT »


World-Herald Alerts

Want to get World-Herald stories sent directly to your home or work computer? Sign up for Omaha.com's News Alerts and you will receive e-mails with the day's top stories.