WHO: UMKC (3-7) vs. Nebraska-Omaha (4-4)
WHEN/WHERE: 2:05 p.m. Saturday at Municipal Auditorium
TV/RADIO: KMCI (Ch. 38); WHB (810 AM)
OUTLOOK: Downtown Kansas City will be packed with hoops with Kansas-Utah tipping off at the Sprint Center 10 minutes after this one starts. UMKC seeks its first victory over a Division I program since beating Missouri in the opener. The Kangaroos are playing solid defense, leading the Western Athletic Conference in turnover margin at plus-3.8 and is second in steals with 9.8 per game. Guard Martez Harrison leads UMKC at 16.4 points per game. Nebraska-Omaha has defeated Marquette and Nevada this season. Guard CJ Carter averages 15.5 points per game. Last season, the Mavericks won 101-71 in Kansas City. This marks UMKC’s third home game and second at Municipal this season.
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