The UNO volleyball team has several power conference teams on its 2019 schedule, which was announced Monday.

The Mavericks open the season with the Omaha Challenge on Aug. 30 and 31, when they will host Albany, Idaho State and Abilene Christian.

Kansas will come to Baxter Arena on Sept. 3, and then UNO will travel to the Kansas State Invitational on Sept. 5 and 6 to face the Wildcats, Central Arkansas and Clemson.

The Mavs then head to the Bluejay Invitational. They will play Creighton on Sept. 13, followed by games against Washington and Drake on Sept. 14.

After a home match with High Point on Sept. 15, UNO closes its nonconference schedule at the GCU Invite, which includes Idaho, Cal State Northridge and Grand Canyon, on Sept. 20 and 21.

The Mavericks begin Summit League play at home against North Dakota on Sept. 27.

2019 Schedule

Aug.: 23, Black and White scrimmage, 7 p.m. 30-31, Omaha Challenge at Baxter Arena. 30, vs. Albany/Idaho State, 10 a.m.; vs. Abilene Christian, 12:30 p.m.; vs. Abilene Christian/vs. Albany, 4:30 p.m.; vs. Idaho State, 7 p.m. 31, vs. Idaho State/Abilene Christian, 11 a.m.; vs. Albany, 2 p.m.

Sep.: 3, vs. Kansas, 6:30 p.m. 5-6, K-State Invitational at Manhattan, KS. 5, vs. Central Arkansas, 4 p.m. 6, vs. Clemson, 10 a.m.; at Kansas State, 7:30 p.m. 13-14, Bluejay Invitational at Omaha, NE. 13, at Creighton, 6 p.m.; 14, vs. Washington, 10 a.m.; vs. Drake, 5 p.m. 15, vs. High Point, 1 p.m. 20-21, GCU Invitational, at Phoenix, AZ. 20, vs. Idaho, 4:30 p.m. 21, vs. CSUN, 10 a.m.; at Grand Canyon, 7 p.m. 27, vs. North Dakota, 7 p.m. 29, vs. North Dakota State, 1 p.m.

Oct.: 1, at Oral Roberts, 7 p.m. 4, at South Dakota, 7 p.m. 11, at Western Illinois, 7 p.m. 13, vs. Purdue Fort Wayne, 1 p.m. 15, vs. Denver, TBA. 21, vs. South Dakota State, TBA. 26, at North Dakota, 11 a.m. 27, at North Dakota State, 1 p.m. 29, vs. Oral Roberts, TBA.

Nov.: 1, vs. South Dakota, 7 p.m. 8, at Purdue Fort Wayne, 6 p.m. 11, vs. Western Illinois, noon. 15, at Denver, 8 p.m. 17, at South Dakota State, 1 p.m.​