KIOS-FM

A Longshot: An Iowa Team in Omaha’s Field of Dreams

Jun 21, 2017

Omaha fans adopt a team in the College World Series because their regional teams hardly ever get that far.

Only three times in the last 45 years has a team from either Nebraska or Iowa reached the championship field. In Nebraska, three Division I teams aspire to make it.  But in Iowa it’s down to one as Greg Echlin reports for Omaha Public Radio.

Evan Porter, who played at UNO, completed his first season as the head baseball coach with the Mavericks.
Credit Photo credit: Mike DeZarn