The UMKC men's basketball team (1-2) fought until the final buzzer, but ultimately fell 72-51 to the Wildcats (2-0) at Bramlage Coliseum on Tuesday night.
The UMKC men's basketball team will play a pair of games this week, starting with a 7:10 p.m. CT contest at Big 12 opponent Kansas State on Tuesday.
The UMKC men's basketball team (1-1) hosted Haskell (1-7) for its home opener at Municipal Auditorium on Sunday as part of the Gulf Coast Showcase that the Roos are set to play in Nov. 20-22 and defeated the Indians, 110-59.
The UMKC men's basketball team (0-1) was defeated 109-57 by the No. 7/8 Wichita State Shockers (1-0) in front of a sold-out crowd on Friday evening at Charles Koch Arena to open the 2017-18 season.
The UMKC men's basketball team tips off their 31st season of Division I basketball on the road Friday with a 7 p.m. CT game at No. 7/8 Wichita State, before returning to Municipal Auditorium on Sunday to host Haskell at 4 p.m. CT as part of the Gulf Coast Showcase.
The UMKC men's basketball program announced Wednesday the signing of junior college transfer Jamel Allen (Brentwood, N.Y.) to a National Letter of Intent during the early signing period.
Kyle Steward, who finished a successful two-year playing career at UMKC this past spring, has inked a professional contract to play basketball with Iraqi Airways, an Iraq Superleague team.
The UMKC men's basketball team hosted Sterling College for its lone tune-up of the preseason on Friday evening at Municipal Auditorium, where the Roos defeated the Warriors, 110-58.