Latest Kent State Golden Flashes men's basketball News

Munnings lifts Louisiana-Monroe over Kent St. 87-77 in CIT

Mar. 21, 2019 10:07 PM EDT

MONROE, La. (AP) — Travis Munnings had 28 points as Louisiana-Monroe beat Kent State 87-77 in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Thursday night. Munnings shot 10 for 13 from the field, including 5 of 6 from behind the arc. JD Williams had 17 points for Louisiana-Monroe...

Central Michigan advances past Kent in MAC quarters

Mar. 14, 2019 4:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Larry Austin Jr. scored 23 points and Central Michigan pulled away midway through the second half and hung on for an 89-81 win over Kent State on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Mid-American Conference tournament, setting up a matchup against No. 18 Buffalo. The fifth-seeded Chippewas...

Whittington scores 21 to lead Kent St. past Akron 68-65

Mar. 8, 2019 10:10 PM EST

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Philip Whittington had a season-high 21 points as Kent State narrowly beat Akron 68-65 on Friday night. Antonio Williams had 18 points, seven assists and six rebounds for Kent State (22-9, 11-7 Mid-American Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Jalen Avery added...

Walker scores 29 to lead Kent St. over Miami (Ohio) 75-66

Mar. 5, 2019 9:58 PM EST

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Jaylin Walker had 29 points and 12 rebounds as Kent State beat Miami (Ohio) 75-66 on Tuesday night. Walker shot 6 for 9 from beyond the arc. Antonio Williams had 18 points and three blocks for Kent State (21-9, 10-7 Mid-American Conference). Philip Whittington added 13 points, 13...

Turner scores 18 to lead Bowling Green over Kent St. 77-72

Mar. 1, 2019 9:05 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner had 18 points as Bowling Green edged past Kent State 77-72 on Friday night. Antwon Lillard had 14 points for Bowling Green (20-9, 12-4 Mid-American Conference). Demajeo Wiggins added 13 points and eight rebounds. Daeqwon Plowden had three blocks for the home team....

Walker scores 23 to carry Kent St. past Ohio 78-73

Feb. 26, 2019 9:51 PM EST

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Jaylin Walker had 23 points as Kent State narrowly beat Ohio 78-73 on Tuesday night. Antonio Williams had 15 points and six rebounds for Kent State (20-8, 9-6 Mid-American Conference). Akiean Frederick added 10 points and nine rebounds. Jason Carter had 20 points for the Bobcats (12-15,...

Perkins leads No. 25 Buffalo to 80-57 win over Kent State

Feb. 22, 2019 11:03 PM EST

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) — Having played Buffalo toe-to-toe in Kent State's last meeting, coach Rob Senderoff was feeling good about the Golden Flashes holding the lead with two minutes left in the first half. It took 75 seconds for the Bulls to dash any of Senderoff's upset expectations. Nick Perkins scored...

Roundtree leads Cent. Michigan over Kent St. 84-74

Feb. 19, 2019 10:20 PM EST

MT. PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Shawn Roundtree had 20 points as Central Michigan beat Kent State 84-74 on Tuesday night. Rob Montgomery had 19 points and eight rebounds for Central Michigan (18-8, 7-6 Mid-American Conference), which earned its fourth straight home victory. Larry Austin Jr. added 17 points and...