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KENT STATE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Men's Basketball Announces Camp Dates for Summer 2015

Head coach Rob Senderoff and the Kent State men's basketball program will host six camps during Summer 2014.

Basketball signing day quiet at Akron, Cleveland State and Kent State: College Basketball Insider

Akron, Cleveland State and Kent State have scholarships to give, but no announcements are ready to be made, yet.
Via The Plain Dealer
9 days ago

Kent State spring football includes small changes for the 2015 season

Kent State football looks to be faster and quicker on offense in 2015 after changes were made during spring football drills.
Via The Plain Dealer
16 days ago

Flashes Close Out Spring Practice With Annual Awards

Kent State held its 15th and final spring practice Saturday morning in front of its fans at Dix Stadium.  Live scrimmage scenarios were followed by the presentation of its spring awards and a youth football and cheer clinic.

Golden Flashes Continue Road Tour at Northern Arizona in CIT Quarterfinals

Kent State (23-11) will play at Northern Arizona in the quarterfinals of the 2015 CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament Friday night.
Via Kent State BB - Official Site
March 26, 2015

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

Kent State commit Devon Andrews (h/t @GreatRajsel) inbounds off a guy's but to himself for the dunk

Lorain, OH -- Lorain High's Devon Andrews, Kent State commit, with the off the butt inbounds to himself for the slam.Devon finished the night with 39 points on 14-17 FG in just 17 minutes en route to a 95-55 win over North Ridgeville for 20-0 Lorain.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
February 19, 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

Former Kent State walk-on Pierce savors Senior Bowl experience

MOBILE, Ala. - It was January 2010, and high school senior Casey Pierce had pretty much decided he wanted to attend Kent State University the following fall. Pierce had been thinking about playing football, too, so he put together a high school highlight tape and sent it to the Kent State coaching staff. Five years, three Kent State head coaches, two years as a walk-on, a position...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Court upholds contract ruling against ex-Kent State coach

KENT, Ohio (AP) An Ohio appeals court has upheld a $1.2 million judgment against former Kent State men's basketball coach Geno Ford over his 2011 departure to become coach at Bradley. The ruling issued earlier this week sided with Kent State after it sued its former coach over breach of contract. The school's lawsuit claimed Ford didn't have permission to end his Kent State contract...
Via AP on Fox
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

ITP: Oubre shines vs. Kent State & UNLV Preview

2013-14 Kansas vs. 2014-15 Kansas. Who wins and why? Tell us in the comments below! The Jayhawks picked up their 10th win of the 2014-15 season on Tuesday against the Kent State Golden Flashes, and Kelly Oubre is the hero after scoring 20 points to lead KU. Is he the favorite for Big 12 freshman of the year at this point? Did KU find their new starting lineup? And seriously – what...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
January 02, 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's postponed game against Kent State rescheduled for Friday

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Mid-American Conference has tentatively rescheduled Buffalo's home football game against Kent State to Friday. The decision was announced Thursday morning, a day after the game was postponed due to a severe lake-effect storm that has dumped more than 5 feet on the Buffalo region. Kent State players and staff arrived in Buffalo in time for the game, but the...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo's game against Kent State moved to Friday

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The Mid-American Conference has tentatively rescheduled Buffalo's home football game against Kent State to Friday. The decision was announced Thursday morning, a day after the game was postponed due to a severe lake-effect storm that has dumped more than 5 feet on the Buffalo region. Kent State players and staff arrived in Buffalo in time for the game, but the...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Massive New York snowstorm postpones Buffalo-Kent State game

  The University at Buffalo's football game against Kent State on Wednesday night has been postponed because of a severe winter storm that continues to hit Western New York. Officials will wait until Thursday morning to decide whether the Mid-American Conference game can be played that day or moved to another date. Buffalo (4-6, 2-4 MAC) and Kent State (1-9, 0-6) are already...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State-Buffalo postponed; more to come?

The Kent State football team was scheduled to play at Buffalo on Wednesday night, but a massive snowstorm that hit the area caused the contest to be postponed. According to an announcement from KSU, officials from the schools plan to meet Thursday to go over options for a makeup date, which could be Thursday or an alternative date. The Golden Flashes are 1-9 overall and winless in...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 19, 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

Photo: Virginia Wearing 1968 Throwback Uniforms Saturday vs. Kent State

After a tough 2013 season, the Virginia Cavaliers are much-improved this year, posting victories over Richmond and Louisville and putting up a fight against two ranked opponents – UCLA and BYU. Saturday, UVA will be honoring one of its most successful teams – the squad from 1968 that featured star running back Frank Quayle, the ACC Player of the Year that season. Virginia will...
Via College Spun
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

TBDBITL Report: Kent State Recap – Jon Waters Returns

‘Jon Waters Returns’, I’ve been hoping to write those words in the title of an article for almost two months. While Waters did return to Ohio Stadium last weekend, it wasn’t as director of the Ohio State University Marching Band; I still hope to write those three words again at some point for that reason. Saturday was the 46th TBDBITL Alumni Club reunion and over 700 marching...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Are You Not Entertained? Kent State

Well that was much better. Although I’m sure some folks will still complain despite thrashing Clark Kent State 66-0. Could have been a lot worse. Urbs had to be pleased with this one. I don’t see too much to be disappointed about. A win: We got that. And then some. 250 rushing yards: With 34 to spare. At least 200 passing yards: Had that on the first drive. Well, not really...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State Postgame: Urban Meyer Presser

Urban Meyer caught up with the media after the game to break down a 66-0 win over Kent State this afternoon. Here is the full transcript from today’s post game presser.  URBAN MEYER: Thanks for coming and I want to start off like I normally do with thanking our crowd, a noon game against a MAC opponent and still every seat was filled. I keep hearing about how student bodies across...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State D-Lineman is Terrifying, Might Eat the Football

Kent State defensive tackle Jon Cunningham is a terrifying young man. The Bedford, Ohio freshman appeared to be both very excited and very hungry during pregame of their game at Ohio State today: [SB Nation] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

tBBC Liveblog: Kent State

Day game, noon kickoff, alumni band day, and Kent State headed to the ‘Shoe to face a Buckeye team looking for some answers and some redemption of last week’s home loss. This will be our conversation for the matchup with the Flashes… our sports bar across the nation, if you will. You know the drill- sign up for an account and get in the game! Oh, and just because you’re at...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

What Do You Want To See On Saturday? Kent State

Here we go again. Last week’s disappointing loss is behind most of us. Kent State should be the perfect elixir for what allegedly ails the Buckeyes. I say allegedly because OSU has a rebuilt O-line, a QB who wasn’t supposed to play much yet and some new things on defense so it’s going to take time. That said, here is what I am anticipating: A win: I usually list this last...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Canada among three tied for lead at World Team Amateur Championship

  Former Kent State players Corey Conners and Taylor Pendrith teamed to give Canada a share of the lead Wednesday in the World Amateur Team Championship. Conners, the U.S. Amateur runner-up, opened with a 6-under-par 66, and Pendrith added to 68 to match Sweden and Switzerland at 10-under 144 on Karuizawa 72 Golf East's Iriyama Course. Adam Svensson had a 69 for Canada, with only...
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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