UMKC men's basketball team excited to play in first Division I postseason tournament
The UMKC Kangaroos will play in their first Division I postseason tournament in program history. They'll play University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Wednesday night at the Swinney Recreation Center. Maria Torres The Kansas City Star
UMKC head basketball coach Kareem Richardson talked about the Kangaroos 92-82 win against the Green Bay Phoenix on Wednesday in the College Basketball Invitational game at the Swinney Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Missouri-K
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