Scores

Final

Kent State 53

(12-11, 3-7 MAC)

E Michigan 70

(13-10, 5-5 MAC)

    2:00 PM ET, February 8, 2014

    Convocation Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan

    1 2 T
    KENT 25 2853
    EMU 35 3570

    Top Performers

    Kent State: D. Jackson 11 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Eastern Michigan: R. Lee 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Eastern Michigan turns away Kent State 70-53

    Associated Press

    YPSILANTI, Mich. -- Ray Lee and Darell Combs each scored 15 points, leading Eastern Michigan over Kent State 70-53 Saturday.

    Eastern Michigan (13-10, 5-5 Mid-American) snapped a 17-game losing streak against Kent State (12-11, 3-7) , using a 15-2 run to open a 28-14 lead en route to a 35-25 halftime advantage.

    The Golden Flashes cut the lead to 35-32 early in the second half, but Eastern Michigan responded with a 20-3 run and Kent State could not recover.

    Kent State shot 46 percent from the field in the first half before shooting just 27 percent after the break as Eastern Michigan pulled away.

    Karrington Ward added 10 points for the Eagles, including two 3-pointers as Eastern Michigan made 5 of 12 3-pointers compared with 4 of 26 from long range for Kent State.

    Darren Goodson and Derek Jackson each scored 11 to lead the Golden Flashes.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    KENT
    EMU
    Points 53 70
    FG Made-Attempted 18-52 (.346) 21-47 (.447)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-26 (.154) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 23-33 (.697)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 5

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