Scores

Final

Bowling Green 76

(8-7, 1-2 MAC)

Kent State 70

(10-7, 1-2 MAC)

    2:00 PM ET, January 17, 2010

    Memorial A & C Center, Kent, Ohio

    1 2 T
    BGSU 28 4876
    KENT 35 3570

    Top Performers

    Bowling Green: S. Thomas 27 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Kent State: M. McKee 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast

    Bowling Green 76, Kent St. 70

    Associated Press

    KENT, Ohio -- Scott Thomas scored 27 points and Dee Brown added 21 to lead Bowling Green past Kent State 76-70 on Sunday.

    The Falcons (8-7, 1-2 Mid-American Conference) trailed 35-28 at halftime before getting 18 points from Thomas and 15 from Brown.

    Bowling Green trailed 66-63 with 2:23 remaining before two free throws by Thomas, and a 3-pointer by Brown, put the Falcons up for good, 68-60 with 1:04 remaining.

    The Golden Flashes (10-7, 1-2) pulled within 70-67 on Chris Singletary's free throw with 33 seconds left. But the Falcons scored six straight points to pull away. Thomas capped the run on two free throws with 12 seconds to play.

    Joe Jakubowski had 11 assists for Bowling Green, which shot 57.7 percent in the second half.

    Mike McKee paced the Falcons with 20 points. Justin Green, Tyree Evans and Singletary scored 13 points each for Bowling Green.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BGSU
    KENT
    Points 76 70
    FG Made-Attempted 26-51 (.510) 22-61 (.361)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-16 (.500) 11-28 (.393)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-18 (.889) 15-19 (.789)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 10

    2009-10 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 17, 2010 BGSU 76, @KENT 70Recap
    Feb 24, 2010 KENT 75, @BGSU 69Recap