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.
The UMKC men's basketball team will open the 2017-18 season with an exhibition contest against Sterling College on Friday.
– UMKC men's basketball single-game tickets and experience packages are now on sale at UMKCKangaroos.com.
The UMKC men's basketball program will host its fifth annual Roos Basketball Tip-Off Dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 17, head coach Kareem Richardson announced Thursday.
The UMKC men's basketball team announced its full 2017-18 schedule on Tuesday.
LaVell Boyd, who completed a successful two-year basketball career at UMKC this spring, has signed to play professionally with the Dinamo Tbilisi basketball team in the country of Georgia.
UMKC men's basketball forward Jordan Giles (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) has been invited to play a set of goodwill basketball games in Spain from August 11-17.
UMKC head men's basketball coach Kareem Richardson announced the addition of Josh Sash as an assistant coach on Monday.