Tag: Devante Turner

Mules overcome slow start for sixth win on Homecoming

For 15 minutes, Homecoming looked like it might be a disaster for the UCM Mules. The University of Central Oklahoma took the opening kickoff, marched 61 yards on 10 plays and hit a 32-yard field goal to take a 3-0 lead. The Bronchos (2-4) forced and recovered a fumble on the ensuing kickoff and added… Read more »

Mules turn to run game, defense in rout of Ichabods

With the University of Central Missouri’s 55-27 win over Washburn Saturday at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field, it would be easy to focus on the offensive explosion.  Yes, the Mules did rush for 314 yards and collect 441 total yards on 59 plays (7.5 yards per play). And yes, they did put up more than 48 points… Read more »

Update: Mules drop second straight to Hornets

Mules football suffered its second straight loss and first at home this season 41-23 to Emporia State Saturday at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. Central Missouri gave up 20 points in a quarter for the second consecutive game after the Hornets piled on three touchdowns in the second quarter. Hornets quarterback Braxto Marstall torched the Mules, going… Read more »

Update: Mules comeback falls short in Edmond

The Mules’ struggles on the road this season continued Saturday in a 33-26 loss to Central Oklahoma. UCO left the Mules in the dust scoring three touchdowns and adding a safety to take a 23-0 lead by the end of the first quarter. The Bronchos used just seven plays combined over their three touchdown drives…. Read more »

Mules bounce back in record-setting fashion

A lot of moments stood out Saturday in Central Missouri’s 61-7 rout of Missouri Southern, but on a record-setting day for the Mules offense, senior wide receiver Kyrion Parker stole the show again with another one-handed touchdown catch. UCM’s offense torched the Lions for a program-record 731 total yards and eight touchdowns scoring on nine… Read more »

Mules look to make it three straight on the road

No. 19 Central Missouri football is on the road this weekend in Topeka, Kansas, for a matchup with the Washburn Ichabods. The Mules look to extend their winning streak to three games. The Mules quarterback situation has cleared up with redshirt freshman Jeremy Hunt playing all but the fourth quarter in last week’s 51-14 victory… Read more »

Mules QB tandem rolls over Riverhawks

In a total offensive effort, Central Missouri football defeated Northeastern State 62-10 for its first victory of the season. The Mules offense totaled 608 yards on offense while scoring on their first six drives of the game. Sophomore Kyle Bradley started for UCM at quarterback. The Mules were without All-American quarterback Brook Bolles who is… Read more »

Mules drop season opener

Mules football fell in its season opener 20-16 to No. 5 Fort Hays State after leading by 10 points going into the fourth quarter. Additionally, the Mules lost quarterback Brook Bolles in the third quarter with an undisclosed arm injury. Central Missouri was the superior team on paper, out-gaining the Tigers by nearly 200 yards… Read more »

Mules begin season nationally ranked

Mules football returned to practice last week to prepare for its 2018 campaign in which they have already garnered national attention. The Mules enter the season ranked 18th in the American Football Coaches Association preseason top-25 rankings and were picked to finish third in the MIAA behind Northwest Missouri State and Fort Hays State in… Read more »

Mules break a UCM record in homecoming game

The Mules improved to 5-2 on the season while dazzling a packed homecoming crowd Saturday during their 71-22 victory over Missouri Southern at Walton Stadium Kennedy Field. The Mules not only walked away with a victory, but they also powered their way into the UCM record books. They made history as they amassed a staggering… Read more »