Scores

Final

Norfolk State 66

(1-11, 0-1 MEAC)

Kent State 84

(9-5, 5-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, January 4, 2010

    MAC Center, Kent, Ohio

    1 2 T
    NORF 31 3566
    KENT 39 4584

    Top Performers

    Norfolk St: R. Hampton 10 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 3 Stl

    Kent State: J. Greene 14 Pts, 11 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Blk

    Kent St. 84, Norfolk St. 66

    Associated Press

    KENT, Ohio -- Rodriquez Sherman scored 16 points to lead four other Kent State players in double figures in an 84-66 win over Norfolk State on Monday night.

    Justin Greene and Tyree Evans each scored 14 points for the Golden Flashes (9-5), who have won four of their last five games. Randal Holt had 12 points and Anthony Simpson added 11.

    Kent State, which trailed 27-26 in the first half, used a 13-2 run that was capped by Simpson's 3-pointer to give the Golden Flashes a 39-29 lead just before halftime. Kent State hit three 3-pointers during the run.

    The Spartans (1-11), which held an 11-point lead in the first half, struggled in the second half by shooting 35.1 percent from the floor as they were unable to pull closer than seven points.

    Christian Morris led Norfolk State with 19 points, Michael Deloach had 16 and Rob Hampton added 10 points and six assists.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NORF
    KENT
    Points 66 84
    FG Made-Attempted 24-62 (.387) 28-63 (.444)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-8 (.125) 9-27 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-29 (.586) 19-24 (.792)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 18

    2009-10 Season

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