Scores

Final

Cleveland State 78

(8-6, 2-5 away)

Kent State 70

(9-3, 7-2 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 28, 2013

    Memorial A & C Center, Kent, Ohio

    1 2 T
    CLEV 30 4878
    KENT 28 4270

    Top Performers

    Cleveland State: S. Douglas 14 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Stl

    Kent State: D. Jackson 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Cleveland State holds on to beat Kent State 78-70

    Associated Press

    KENT, Ohio -- Sebastian Douglas made all five of his field goal attempts, and hit 4 of 5 free throws, for 14 points, to give Cleveland State a 78-70 victory over Kent State Saturday night.

    Bryn Forbes also had 14 points with five assists. Anton Grady and Trey Lewis each added 12.

    Cleveland State (8-6) led most of the first half and held a 30-28 advantage at the half. Kent State (9-3) came back lead 40-39 with 14:55 remaining. Douglas then made a layup to retake the lead.

    The Golden Flashes tied the score at 50 at the 10:18 mark, but free throws by Marlin Mason and Jon Harris and a layup by Douglas gave Cleveland State a 58-51 lead. Kent State cut the lead to 66-63 with 3:02 remaining, but a Lewis 3-pointer gave the Vikings a 69-63 lead at 2:39.

    Derek Jackson led Kent State with 18 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CLEV
    KENT
    Points 78 70
    FG Made-Attempted 25-46 (.543) 22-54 (.407)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-14 (.500) 7-27 (.259)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-24 (.875) 19-29 (.655)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 0

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