Category: UCM Sports

Mules baseball delays start of weekend series

The weekend series between the Mules and Missouri Western has been pushed back one day due to inclement weather in the forecast. The three-game series is now scheduled to begin Saturday and run through Monday. Game one is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. Both games two and three have a first pitch scheduled for… Read more »

Mules football announces 2018-2017 signing class

The University of Central Missouri football team announced their class of incoming players for the 2018 season during an inaugural banquet at Player’s in Warrensburg last Thursday. The Mules are coming off their 11th straight-winning season after last year’s 9-3 finish. The class consists of 33 players and is highlighted by the offensive line and… Read more »

Mules sweep Colorado Springs in home opener

Central Missouri Mules baseball were in action Friday for their first home games of the season against the Colorado-Colorado Springs mountain lions.  They came into this series 1-2 having only scored two runs in those losses. In game one, the Mountain Lions loaded the bases on the first three batters of the game, but only… Read more »

Mules-Winona game rescheduled to doubleheader Saturday

Central Missouri Mules baseball adjusted their schedule this weekend due to predicted inclement weather in the area. The game Friday, Feb. 16, against Winona State has been pushed back to a doubleheader starting at 12 p.m Saturday, Feb. 17, according to a UCM athletics press release. Game two will immediately follow the conclusion of game one. The series finale is… Read more »

Sports Updates 2/5/2018

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Mules drop Houston Finale to Colorado Orediggers Wrapping up the weekend did not go as planned for Mules baseball in the Winter Houston Invitational with a loss to Colorado-School of Mines Orediggers. The Mules now stand with a record of 1-2 overall for season. Both teams had a slow start to the… Read more »

Jennies hold off Central Oklahoma for 15th straight win

Despite a slow start, Jennies basketball defeated the Central Oklahoma Bronchos 64-58 at home Thursday. They remain undefeated in the MIAA and have won 15 straight. Both teams struggled in the shooting department. Following a first quarter at 50 percent, the Jennies failed to shoot better than 40 percent the rest of the game. On… Read more »

Jennies softball kicks off 2018 season

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Softball season is now upon us as the Central Missouri team opened practice to prepare to make a race for Division-II World Series. The Jennies’ season begins Feb. 2 at the Southeastern Oklahoma Region Invitational in Durant, Oklahoma, where they will play six games in a three-day tournament. As the team prepares for… Read more »

Former Mule signs in CFL

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Former Mules All-American quarterback Garrett Fugate signed a contract to play for the Montreal Alouettes in the Canadian Football League Jan. 24. His UCM career ended with a torn ACL in the Mules’ 2016 playoff game. The injury couldn’t have come at a worse time for Fugate with the Mules dropping their… Read more »

Sports Updates Vol. 112 Issue 17

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Mules complete comeback in Topeka Facing a 13-point deficit at half time, the Mules basketball team caught fire and defeated the Washburn Ichabods 63-55 Jan. 27 in Topeka, Kansas. The Ichabods sat in first place of the MIAA, but have now suffered two losses in a week moving them into a tie… Read more »