KENT, Ohio (AP) -- Omni Smith scored 13 points to lead Kent State
to a 70-47 win over Shawnee State in the second game of the Kent
State Classic on Friday night.
Kent (6-5) outrebounded Shawnee State 35-27 and took advantage
of the Bears' miscues, scoring 20 points off of 24 Shawnee State
turnovers.Shawnee State's only lead came in the opening minutes of the
game when the Bears (9-5) took a 4-2 lead on Aaron Davis' 3-pointer
with 17:43 left in the half. Josh Reed had 12 points and five
rebounds for the Bears.The Golden Flashes' scored seven quick points to open the second
half and take their largest lead of the game at 49-21 with 16:56
left to play. The Bears would not get within 22 points for the
remainder of the game.Mike McKee scored 11 points and Mike Scott added 10 for Kent.