Tag: NCAA

Jennies guard overcomes injuries to become national champion

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Jennies senior guard Kelsey Williams put her college basketball career to rest the way every player dreams, but it wouldn’t have happened without a career defining injury. Before Williams suffered an ankle injury that sidelined her second season, her playing career was set to expire after the 2016-2017 season, but the injury gave… Read more »

Jennies head to D2 finals Friday

(SIOUX FALLS, SD) – The Jennies are back in the NCAA championship game after defeating No. 7 seed Union 70-57 in the semi-finals. The Jennies are scheduled to play No. 1 and undefeated Ashland University, of Ohio, at 8 p.m. Friday. How it Happened • Defense was the name of the game for the Jennies…. Read more »

Fans celebrate Mules’ championship win

By ALYSSA CLIFTON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The excitement of the Mules basketball team taking home the NCAA Division II Championship echoed through Warrensburg Saturday night as fans honked their horns and chanted in the streets. The Mules beat West Liberty 84-77 in Evansville, Ind., to win the title. This is UCM’s second NCAA men’s national… Read more »