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Tennis hires head coach The MSU Denver men’s and women’s tennis teams finally have a coach. The athletics department announced on Sept. 11 that Barrett Elkins had been hired to replace former tennis coach Daniel Hangstefer. Elkins comes to MSU Denver just in time for both teams’ first competition. Both teams will take part in […]

For Men’s Basketball, tournament chances dashed in season-ending loss

For Men’s Basketball, tournament chances dashed in season-ending loss

Men’s basketball finished a tumultuous season on March 3 when they lost to the No. 14 Colorado School of Mines Orediggers 61-70 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference tournament semifinals. The game meant the end of the college careers of senior forward Andre Harris and senior guard Brian Howard. Howard was the second-leading scorer for […]

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-30-15

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-30-15

In this edition of the KMET Sports Show, the guys got sidetracked quite a bit with their discussion about the Walking Dead season finale and how awesome Game of Thrones is. They finally got around to talking some sports with their breakdown of the Final Four and Broncos discussion as we’re a month away from […]

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-20-15

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-20-15

In this edition of the KMET Sports Show, the guys broke down Day 1 in the NCAA Tournament and how their bracket is looking in this March Madness. They also discussed what the Broncos offseason is looking like with many starters headed elsewhere. They also discussed the MVP Race in the NBA, and what the […]

Roadrunners’ road back to Evansville derailed in first round

Roadrunners’ road back to Evansville derailed in first round

After a closely contested matchup, Metro fell short of Midwestern State, 58-56 in the first round of the NCAA Division II tournament. The Roadrunners gave an impressive effort which did show up on the stat sheet, but that valiant determination was trumped due to late questionable calls at the Wisdom Gym in Stephenville, Texas March […]

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-09-15

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-09-15

In this edition of the KMET Sports Show, the guys previewed the NCAA Tournament for our Metro State Roadrunners as they begin their run in the big dance. We also talked about NFL Free Agency which gets started on Tuesday, and what the Broncos plans should be looking forward. Check out the KMET Sports Show […]

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-02-15

PODCAST: KMET Sports Show 03-02-15

In this edition of the KMET Sports Show, the guys recapped the awesome weekend in Metro State basketball in which the Roadrunners clinched the top spot in the RMAC Tournament. The guys previewed said tournament including filling out their RMAC Shoot-Out bracket. The guys also talked some Broncos, got heated about how teams should build […]

Runners clash with UCCS for fourth time

Intensity and a career night was the result from the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament in the South Central Region as the No. 1 Roadrunners beat the Mountain Lions of UC-Colorado Springs 76-72 March 15. Senior guard Brandon Jefferson scored a career high 37 points on 10-of-20 shooting while going a perfect 15-for-15 from the […]

Roadrunners raise conference hardware

Roadrunners raise conference hardware

Metro volleyball defeated the Adams State Grizzlies for its sixth Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship Nov. 23 at Lockridge Arena in Golden. The Roadrunners swept the Grizzlies 25-16, 25-16 and 25-15 to clinch a 14th consecutive NCAA tournament appearance. Metro made the RMAC tournament championship in 2011 and 2010 but came up short. This year’s […]