Tag: Jafar Kinsey

Mules grad transfer hitting strides early

Not many college basketball players get to make four different stops in their short careers, but Mules graduate transfer Jafar Kinsey is making the most of his final stop as a college athlete. Kinsey was one of six additions to a Mules team that needed to fill the holes left by departing seniors Clarence Smith,… Read more »

Update: Mules look to bounce back in conference games

Mules basketball weathered the storm that was their top returning scorer being sidelined due to an injury and went 1-2 over the Thanksgiving week, for a 5-2 overall record going into conference play. The loss of senior forward Jakob Lowrance set the tone for what was already going to be a difficult stretch. The Mules… Read more »

Mules drop overtime thriller in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY — Despite leading by six points with 30 seconds remaining in regulation, Mules basketball fell in overtime 73-70 to Sioux Falls Monday at the MIAA Challenge at Municipal Auditorium. The Mules led 57-51 with 30 seconds remaining in regulation, but a combination of stellar three-pointers from Cougars guard Trevon Evans and missed free… Read more »

Mules defeat Prairie Stars for 4-0 start

All that stood in the way of a 4-0 start for Mules basketball was a home matchup with 2-1 Illinois Springfield. The Mules overcame an early deficit and key injury to defeat the Prairie Stars 77-65 Saturday at the Multipurpose Building in the finale of the Fairfield Inn Classic. It was all Prairie Stars early… Read more »

Update: Mules open season with two wins at home

Mules basketball opened the 2018 basketball season with two victories in the Central Region Tipoff Classic over Harding on Friday and Wayne State Saturday at the Multipurpose Building. In the first game against Harding, the Mules were in complete control from the opening tip. Central Missouri stormed out to a 7-0 lead behind five points… Read more »

Mules open regular season at home

The beginning of basketball season at the University of Central Missouri is just one day away and Mules fans will have two opportunities to watch the 2018 squad play at home this weekend. The Mules are coming off a 20-10 season and were challenged with replacing two of the three top-scorers in the offseason. Through… Read more »

Mules picked to finish fourth at media day

KANSAS CITY – Just seven players including three starters on this season’s roster touched the floor for Mules basketball last season. Five transfer students and a few new recruits have joined the mix this season to compete for spots in the Mules rotation. The Mules are coming off a 20-10 season that ended in disappointment… Read more »