Scores

Final

Cent Michigan 75

(8-16, 1-11 MAC)

Kent State 83

(14-11, 5-7 MAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    6:00 PM ET, February 15, 2014

    MAC Center, Kent, Ohio

    1 2 T
    CMU 26 4975
    KENT 35 4883

    Top Performers

    Central Michigan: C. Fowler 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 5 Stl

    Kent State: C. Ortiz 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Kent St pulls away from Cent Michigan, 83-75

    Associated Press

    KENT, Ohio -- Kellon Thomas was 8 of 10 from the free throw line in the final 2:18 as Kent State held off Central Michigan in a conference cross-over game Saturday night.

    Down by nine at intermission, Central Michigan, with just one win in 12 Mid-America Conference games, took the lead midway through the second half.

    Mark Henninger's layup with 13:11 to play tied the game at 41-41 and sparked Kent State to a 20-9 run that gave them an 11-point lead with 6:25 left.

    Thomas and Chris Ortiz each scored 17 points to lead the Golden Flashes (14-11, 5-7 MAC). Kris Brewer added 14 points and Derek Jackson contributed 13.

    Chris Fowler score 19 points on 5 of 11 shooting to lead the Chippewas (8-16, 1-11), with Blake Hibbitts and and Braylon Rayson each adding another 12 points and John Simons 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CMU
    KENT
    Points 75 83
    FG Made-Attempted 26-59 (.441) 31-49 (.633)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-24 (.292) 9-19 (.474)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-21 (.762) 12-18 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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