The Kent State Athletic Department has released information about the men's basketball conference schedule. Read the release below:
KENT, Ohio - The Kent State men's basketball team will open Mid-American Conference play with four of its first games at the M.A.C. Center, as the league office released its 2014-15 conference schedule on Tuesday.
The Golden Flashes begin their 18-game conference slate with a home contest against Bowling Green on Wednesday, January 7. After a road trip to Northern Illinois on Saturday, January 10, the Flashes return to the M.A.C. Center for a three-game homestand against Eastern Michigan, Ohio and Toledo from January 14-January 21.
Kent State will renew its rivalry with Akron on Tuesday, February 10 in the first of two scheduled meetings as part of the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge. The Flashes will host the Zips at the M.A.C. Center for the regular season finale on Friday, March 6.To read more or comment...
Kent State’s Nate Holley was named Mid-American Conference East Division defensive player of the week after forcing two fumbles and recovering one in Saturday’s loss to Ohio University.
Holley, a sophomore from Toledo, also recorded 18 tackles, tying him for the national lead in the Football Bowl Subdivision. It was the most by a KSU player in a game since Cobrani Mixon totaled 19 in 2009.
Holley’s day included 12 solo tackles and a pass breakup. His final turnover, a forced fumble recovered by Najee Murray, set up a game-tying touchdown.To read more or comment...