Sports Brief: Ichabods vs. Mules for UCM’s Homecoming Game


On Saturday Oct. 22, Washburn’s Football team will face off against the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, MO.

The game will be UCM’s homecoming game, the second of three homecoming games on the road of the team. The players are coming off a 30-14 win over Missouri Southern after scoring two touchdowns and UCM won 56-7 over Missouri Southern the last time out.

Washburn is now part of a four-way tie for third place in the MIAA standings alongside Fort Hays State, Pittsburg State, and Central Missouri. UCM are on a losing streak and Washburn hope to add this weekend’s game to it, making it a four-game streak. However, UCM have the top-ranked passing attack in the league at 304.9 yards per game.