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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 Postseason Tournament Friday night.

Kent State moves on in CIT with 69-65 win in Corpus Christi

Jimmy Hall's 23 points and 14 rebounds helped the Golden Flashes (23-11) come back from seven down in the final seven minutes

Kent State Travels to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi for Second Round of CIT

Kent State (22-11) looks for third straight road victory Monday at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in second round of Postseason Tournament.

NCAA Tournament selection process is no weekend retreat: Inside the war room (photos, videos)

Laing Kennedy, Kent State athletic director emeritus, is a former member of the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee (2005-2010) and takes us through the nearly year-long process.
Via The Plain Dealer
16 days ago

Kent State falls to Akron late, 53-51: MAC Tournament 2015

Akron edges rival Kent State at the buzzer and advances to the 2015 MAC Tournament semifinals against Buffalo.
Via The Plain Dealer
16 days ago

Kent State coach Rob Senderoff has built his team to ride the roller-coaster (photos)

Kent State coach Rob Senderoff has led the Golden Flashes to a share of the 2015 Mid-American Conference title in his fourth season, while rebuilding the team in the process.
Via The Plain Dealer
19 days ago

Buffalo's Moss, Kent State's Hall named to All-MAC first team

The All-MAC first team salutes the present while offering a bright future as Kent State sophomore Jimmy Hall, Central Michigan junior Chris Fowler and Buffalo junior Justin Moss will anchor their teams in the future as well.
Via The Plain Dealer
20 days ago

Kent State wins over Akron at the buzzer, 79-77, for share of MAC title (photos)

Kent State earned the No. 3 seed in the MAC Tournament with a last-second win over rival Akron on Friday.
Via The Plain Dealer
22 days ago

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
22 days ago  |  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

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

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

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

Neil Everett Takes On-Air Swipe at ESPN for Manziel Covereage During Jason Bitsko Report

During a report on the death of 21-year-old Kent State football Jason Bitsko during Wednesday’s SportsCenter, anchor Neil Everett took a not-so subtle shot at his employer and other media outlets for fixating on Johnny Football instead of the death of a phenomenal young man. You know guys like Bitsko don’t get headlines. Those go to Manziel not starting in Cleveland and Miller...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Kent State Will Wear ’54′ On Side Of Helmets To Honor Jason Bitsko

Tragedy struck the Kent State football program yesterday when starting center Jason Bitsko was found dead in his apartment after he hadn’t attended practice. Now, the entire Kent State football team will honor Bitsko in a very public way this season. The Golden Flashes’ helmets will have a large ’54′, Bitsko’s number, on one side of their helmets. .@KentStFootball will...
Via College Spun
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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