UMKC (2-10-2, 1-5-2) fell 2-0 to CSU Bakersfield (5-11-0, 3-5-0) Thursday evening at Durwood Stadium. Niklas Korber scored both goals for the Roadrunners in the second half.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Ė UMKC volleyball topped Utah Valley, 3-1, on Thursday night, avenging a five-set loss to the Wolverines earlier in the season. The Roos fell in the first set, 26-24, but bounced back to win the next three, 25-22, 25-20, 25-23, at Swinney Recreation Center.
UMKC men's basketball will host two nationally-televised contests on American Sports Network, the Western Athletic Conference announced Thursday. The Roos will welcome New Mexico State on Jan. 5 and Grand Canyon on Jan. 26 for 6 p.m. CT tipoffs on ASN.
UMKC men's soccer wraps up its home schedule with contests Thursday vs. CSU Bakersfield at Saturday against San Jose State. Thursday's matchup will begin at 7:30 p.m. CT while Saturday's kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. CT at Durwood Stadium.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Ė UMKC volleyball will host Utah Valley and Seattle U for a pair of Western Athletic Conference matches, starting Thursday, Oct. 27. The Roos welcome Utah Valley for a 5 p.m. CT match on Thursday, and host Seattle U on Sunday, Oct. 29 at 1 p.m. CT.
DENVER, Colo. Ė The Western Athletic Conference announced its men's and women's cross country pre-championship coaches polls, as voted on by the eight head coaches in the league, with the UMKC men's team picked to finish second and the women projected to finish sixth.
UMKC women's golf moved up one spot on Tuesday to finish 11th at the Pat Bradley Invitational at the Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club. The Roos shot 296 (+8) in the final round, led by a 2-under par 70 by Abbey Campbell (Garden City, Kan.) and a 1-under 71 from Mackenzie Black (Independence, Iowa).
UMKC Athletics announced a radio partnership with ESPN Kansas City 99.3 FM and 1510 AM to air all 2016-17 UMKC men's basketball games live in the Kansas City area. ESPN Kansas City is a part of the Sports Radio 810 WHB family.
UMKC women's basketball tickets are available with general admission seating priced at $7 per game and courtside tickets available for $15 per contest, based on availability.
UMKC basketball single-game and flex plans are now on sale at UMKCKangaroos.com. Fans can also purchase tickets by calling 844-UMKC-FAN.
UMKC women's golf is in 12th place following the second round of the Pat Bradley Invitational on Monday. The Roos shot 310 (+22), led by a 74 by Cynthia Diaz (Bucaramanga, Colombia), which included four birdies and three in a span of four holes on the back nine.
UMKC women's golf is tied for ninth following the first round of the Pat Bradley Invitational on Sunday at the Lakewood Golf & Country Club. The Roos shot 304 (+16), led by Abbey Campbell (Garden City, Kan.) with a 2-over par 74.