Scores

Final

Akron 69

(14-4, 4-1 MAC)

Kent State 75

(15-4, 4-1 MAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 23, 2008

    Memorial A & C Center, Kent, Ohio

    1 2 T
    AKR 35 3469
    KENT 25 5075

    Top Performers

    Akron: N. Dials 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 7 Ast

    Kent State: H. Quaintance 12 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 5 Blk

    Kent St. 75, Akron 69

    Associated Press

    KENT, Ohio (AP) -- Mike Scott and Chris Singletary each scored 18 points in Kent State's 75-69 win over Akron on Wednesday night.

    The Golden Flashes, who trailed 35-25 at halftime, got a layup from Singletary with 10:03 remaining to tie that game at 46-46. Rodriquez Sherman's layup 30 seconds later sparked a 15-8 run that gave Kent State a lead it never relinquished.

    Kent State shot 68 percent in the second half surge.

    Al Fisher scored 16 points and Haminn Quaintance added 12 for Kent State (15-4, 4-1 Mid-American).

    Nick Dials led Akron (14-4, 4-1) with 22 points. Jeremiah Wood had 14 and Brett McKnight added 10.

    Kent State shot 57.5 percent overall (23 of 40) and the Zips shot 44 percent (23 of 52).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AKR
    KENT
    Points 69 75
    FG Made-Attempted 23-52 (.442) 23-40 (.575)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-28 (.429) 5-11 (.455)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 24-31 (.774)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 9

    2007-08 Season

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