Chicago State (1-1) at Kent State (1-1)
Time: 7 tonight.
Where: M.A.C. Center in Kent.
Radio: WHLO (640-AM).
Notes: This is the first of four games for the Golden Flashes in the Joe Cipriano Nebraska Classic. Kent State also will host Valparaiso on Sunday and Bethune-Cookman on Tuesday in the tournament before traveling to Lincoln to face the Huskers on Nov. 24. … The Flashes are coming off an 80-66 loss to visiting Temple during ESPN’s 24 Hours Of Basketball Marathon on Tuesday at the M.A.C. Center. … Chicago State captured its first win of the season Tuesday with an 81-65 victory over Concordia. The Cougars opened the season with a 72-67 loss at Green Bay. … Cougars 6-foot-9 forward Jeremy Robinson (the preseason Great West Player of the Year) leads Chicago State in scoring (17 points per game) and rebounds (nine). … The Flashes have trailed at halftime in both games this season but are 15-3 under coach Rob Senderoff when leading at the break, dating to last season.
— Stephanie Storm