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Golden Flashes Begin Quest for Back-to-Back MAC Titles

The Kent State men's basketball team held its first official practice of the 2015-16 season at the M.A.C. Center on Saturday.

Kent State beats Miami (Ohio) 20-14

KENT, Ohio (AP) Colin Reardon threw for 136 yards and a score as Kent State held on to an early lead to beat Miami (Ohio) in Mid-American Conference play on Saturday. Reardon finished with 12-of-21 passing for the Golden Flashes (2-3, 1-0). Antwan Dixon rushed for 72 yards and a touchdown and Shane Hynes kicked a pair of field goals. Dixon broke away on a reverse play and ran 75...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Waugh Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week

The Golden Flashes have earned the defensive honor in two straight weeks, beginning with sophomore cornerback Demetrius Monday

Kent State Sweeps MAC Scholar-Athlete of the Week Honors

Sophomore Kelsey Bittinger and redshirt junior Nick Cuthbert named MAC Scholar-Athletes of the Week.

Flashes Host Marshall Saturday

Kent State has played Marshall more than any other program outside the Mid-American Conference

Watch: Incredible two-yard punt during Gophers vs Kent State

If someone told you there was a two yard punt in a college football game, you probably wouldn't believe them.Well here is the proof. During the Minnesota game against Kent State in Minneapolis, the punter for Golden Flashes, Anthony Melchiori pulled off the feat of punting a ball two yards.This is something you are unlikely to see again so enjoy it.(h/t Big Ten Network)
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kent State punter punts a ball two yards

Twitter Kent State senior punter Anthony Melchiori won’t be writing home about this TWO-YARD punt Saturday against Minnesota.  There weren’t swirling winds (five mph).  It didn’t get partially blocked (there was nobody near him).  It didn’t even come off the side of his foot. But, it did only go two yards.  That’s a feat. There was just a 2-yard punt in the Kent...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
17 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Gophers vs. Golden Flashes

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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Illinois launches Chinese broadcasts of football games

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) David He stands throughout the entire Illinois football game against Kent State, occasionally shouting with excitement. He and fellow student Bruce Lu are broadcasting Illinois' home games this fall in Chinese. Mike Waddell is the university's senior associate director of athletics. He said the online broadcasts are intended to help turn more of the school's...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

April Goss becomes 2nd woman to score in CFB

Before a crowd of 15,000 at Dix Stadium, April Goss, a former soccer star that decided to turn in her shinguards for a helmet, notched her first extra point of the season in the second quarter as Kent State outperformed Delaware State, 45-13. A decision by head coach Paul Haynes came just before halftime as he called a timeout when first-string kicker, Shane Hynes, was called over...
Via Campus Sports Net
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Female kicker makes historic extra point for Kent State football team (VIDEO)

The kick wasn't perfect, but that hardly mattered to April Goss when she finally got her big chance to get on the football field. In doing so, Goss made the extra point — and history. A four-year member of Kent State's football team, Goss kicked the extra point in the first half Saturday in a 45-13 win over Delaware State, becoming the second woman to score in a major college...
Via The Other Paper
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Kent State kicker becomes second woman to score in major college game

April Goss finally got her chance and kicked her way into history. A four-year member of Kent State's team, Goss kicked an extra point in the first half against Delaware State, becoming the second woman to score in a major college football game. Wearing No. 91, Goss made the kick with 4:30 left in the second quarter, giving the Golden Flashes a 29-6 lead. Following the touchdown...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Female kicker makes extra point for Kent State

April Goss finally got her chance and kicked her way into history. A four-year member of Kent State's team, Goss kicked an extra point in the first half against Delaware State, becoming the second woman to score in a major college football game. Wearing No. 91, Goss made the kick with 4:30 left in the second quarter, giving the Golden Flashes a 29-6 lead. Following the touchdown...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Kent State coach promises female kicker will see the field

Don’t look now, but you may see a female kicker on the field for the Kent State football team at some point this season. April Goss, a fourth-year walk-on for the Golden Flashes, has never played in a real game, but head coach Paul Haynes made a pledge Thursday to finally give her some playing time before its too late. “Before this year’s out, she’ll get out there. I promise...
Via Campus Sports Net
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Weather postpones Illinois-Kent State matchup to today

Though Illinois and Kent State were set to open their respective seasons in Champaign last night, Mother Nature had other ideas. Due to torrential rain that made the field at Memorial Stadium impossible to use, the game was postponed until 2 p.m. ET this afternoon. Illinois made the announcement on its official athletics website. The game will not be televised, but will be available...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Teacher working to ensure pioneer Walker is remembered

Craig Brown grew up in Columbiana County. He wasn’t far from the final resting place of a baseball pioneer, but he didn’t know it – until he read “Black Diamond: The Story of the Negro Baseball Leagues.” That was his introduction to Moses Fleetwood Walker. Before Jackie Robinson broke the color line in 1947 – 63 years before, in fact – Fleet Walker became the first...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Kent State beats rival Akron on buzzer beater

Kent State came into this game looking to keep pace with Buffalo in the MAC East division. Rival Akron stood in the way. Kent State jumped out to a big early lead but Akron came roaring back to take a brief lead in the second half. The game came down to the final possession with the score tied at 77 after Akron had tied up the game with five seconds left. Here’s the final shot...
Via The Student Section
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Mop Kid Nearlly Gets Taken Out During Buffalo-Kent State Game

The mop kids at basketball games are important to the safety of the players. When you run up and down the court like these guys do you are bound to get sweaty and drip all over the place. Drip too much on any one spot and there is a good chance it gets slippery and someone slips risking an injury. That's where the mop kids come in. It is there job to keep the court as dry as possible...
Via FatManWriting
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Kent State at Buffalo cancelled, will not be rescheduled

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Kent State at Buffalo football game at UB Stadium that had previously been rescheduled has now been officially cancelled due to the extreme weather conditions in the Buffalo, N.Y. area and will not be rescheduled. "Despite the best efforts of all involved, it will not be feasible to play the football game between Kent State and Buffalo on Friday," said MAC...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo + Kent State + Snow + Free Hot Chocolate = MACtion

Brave the Buffalo cold for free hot chocolate and Wednesday night MACtion football against Kent State.
Via Gamedayr
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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