2020-2021 UMKC Kangaroos

2020-2021 UMKC Kangaroos Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
20 Josiah Allick So F 6-7 220 Jun 2, 2001 Lincoln (NE) United States Lincoln North Star High School
12 Jonathan Bolden Jr F 6-7 225 - Harvest (AL) United States Sparkman High School
35 Caden Boser Fr F 6-8 200 - Eau Claire (WI) United States Memorial High School
5 Tyre Boykin Fr G 6-1 175 - White Oak (NC) United States West Bladen High School
14 Kyle Brown Jr F 6-1 190 - Harlem (NY) United States Middletown High School
40 Devon House Fr F 6-7 280 - Sterling (IL) United States Newman Central Catholic High School
4 Jacob Johnson Fr F 6-5 180 Jun 23, 2001 Champlin Park (MN) United States Champlin Park High School
11 Franck Kamgain Jr G 6-2 195 Jul 8, 1999 Kansas City (MO) United States DME Academy
14 Arkel Lamar Sr GF 6-5 235 Dec 18, 1996 Bridgeport (CT) United States St. Thomas More Prep
32 Kaimen Lennox Fr G 6-2 165 - Kansas City (MO) United States Truman High School
21 Sam Martin Fr PG 6-0 185 Sep 13, 1999 Fort Worth (TX) United States Burleson High School
3 Brandon McKissic Sr G 6-3 195 - Ferguston (MO) United States St. Louis University High School
30 Brayden Mitchell Fr C 6-10 200 - Wellston (OK) United States Wellston High School
33 Marvin Nesbitt, Jr. Sr G 6-4 180 - Chicago (IL) United States Butler College Preparatory High School
15 Paxton Payne Fr G 6-2 185 - Kansas City (MO) United States Smithville High School
13 D'Anthony Pennington Fr G 6-2 N/A - North Kansas City (MO) United States North Kansas City High School
2 Demarius Pitts So G 6-4 180 - Clinton (MD) United States Frederick Douglass High School
14 Hidde Roessink So PF 6-10 220 Aug 28, 2000 Arnhem Netherlands N/A
0 Zion Williams Sr GF 6-4 193 Oct 15, 1998 Maybrook (NY) United States St. Mark's School

Recent UMKC Kangaroos History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2020-2021 11-13 (7-7) 6th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2019-2020 15-15 (7-8) 5th (WAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2018-2019 11-21 (6-10) 7th (WAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2017-2018 10-22 (5-9) 6th (WAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 18-17 (8-6) 4th (WAC) 2nd Rnd CBI 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 12-19 (4-10) 6th (WAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 14-19 (8-6) 2nd (WAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2013-2014 10-20 (7-9) 5th (WAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 8-24 (5-11) 7th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2011-2012 10-21 (4-14) 10th (Summit) N/A N/A
2010-2011 16-14 (9-9) 6th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2009-2010 12-18 (6-12) 7th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 7-24 (3-15) 10th (Summit) N/A N/A
2007-2008 11-21 (6-12) 8th (Summit) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 12-20 (6-8) 5th (MCC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 14-14 (11-5) 3rd (MCC) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 16-12 (12-4) 2nd (MCC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 15-14 (9-7) 5th (MCC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 9-20 (7-7) 5th (MCC) 2nd Rnd N/A

2020-2021 UMKC Kangaroos Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Brandon McKissic The Summit League All-Second Team
Josiah Allick The Summit League Honorable Mention Team
Brandon McKissic The Summit League Defensive POY
Brandon McKissic The Summit League Player of the Week (Jan 25, 2021)

2020-2021 UMKC Kangaroos Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters F. Kamgain B. McKissic M. Nesbitt, Jr. Z. Williams J. Allick
Rotation   D. Pitts   J. Johnson  
Rotation       C. Boser  
Lim PT S. Martin D. Pennington D. House H. Roessink B. Mitchell
Lim PT P. Payne T. Boykin A. Lamar    
Lim PT K. Lennox   J. Bolden    

2020-2021 UMKC Kangaroos Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Brandon McKissic 18 34.0 17.2 3.7 3.3 1.5 0.1 3.0
Josiah Allick 22 26.9 15.0 6.0 1.2 0.9 0.3 2.0
D'Anthony Pennington 2 27.0 14.0 2.5 3.0 3.0 0.0 1.0
Arkel Lamar 5 27.6 11.4 6.0 0.4 0.8 1.4 0.6
Marvin Nesbitt, Jr. 13 27.4 10.6 6.2 1.8 2.0 0.8 1.4
Hidde Roessink 5 14.6 7.6 4.0 0.4 0.2 0.2 1.8
Zion Williams 22 30.9 7.6 4.9 2.5 1.4 0.2 2.2
Franck Kamgain 24 30.5 7.5 1.8 2.6 1.1 0.2 1.4
Jonathan Bolden 2 4.5 7.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Demarius Pitts 15 25.0 6.3 3.4 1.0 0.9 0.3 1.3
Jacob Johnson 22 20.8 5.2 1.9 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.9
Kaimen Lennox 9 16.3 4.4 1.4 2.2 0.2 0.1 0.6
Caden Boser 17 12.1 4.2 1.5 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.3
Brayden Mitchell 2 9.5 4.0 4.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.0
Tyre Boykin 2 13.0 4.0 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.5
Devon House 8 5.6 3.5 1.9 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.1
Paxton Payne 8 9.2 2.6 1.1 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.6
Sam Martin 18 11.5 2.0 0.8 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.6

2020-2021 UMKC Kangaroos Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Billy Donlon Head Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Northwestern, 2017 to 2019)
Lucas McKay Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Director of Recruiting (Clemson, 2018 to 2019)
Rodney Perry Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Associate Head Coach (Oral Roberts, 2017 to 2018)
Steve Payne Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Tennessee Tech, 2011 to 2019)
Bill Donlon, Sr. Director of Program Development 2020-2021 Director of Basketball Operations (Wright State, 2013 to 2016)
Brandon Martin Athletic Director 2020-2021 N/A
Paul Arndorfer Director of Strength and Conditioning 2011-2012 N/A
Drew Benedict Director of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Charlie Emerson Head Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A
Matty Richardson Athletic Trainer 2020-2021 N/A
Chad Waller Director of Communications 2019-2020 N/A