The Emporia State Mens basketball team out scored UMKC 81-76 Friday afternoon.
The Hornets out scored the Roos 20-9 to close out the first half and led 36-32 at halftime. The Hornets led by as many as 14 in the second half. The Kangaroos would go to the freethrow line 53 times in the making 35 helping them in a come back attempt. Paul Bunch led the Hornets with 20 points and 8 rebounds and 5 blocked shots. Kaleb Wright and Terrence Moore finished with 17 points each. Gavin Brown added 11 points. Markez Harrison led UMKC with 20 points. The Emporia State men play at Wichita State Saturday, tip-off is set 1pm.