Scores

Final

Akron 70

(13-6, 3-2 MAC)

Kent State 87

(12-7, 3-2 MAC)

    12:00 PM ET, January 23, 2010

    MAC Center, Kent, Ohio

    1 2 T
    AKR 35 3570
    KENT 35 5287

    Top Performers

    Akron: S. McNees 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Blk

    Kent State: J. Greene 23 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Ast

    Kent St. 87, Akron 70

    Associated Press

    KENT, Ohio -- Justin Greene recorded a double-double, scoring 23 points and grabbing 13 rebounds, to lead Kent State in an 87-70 win over Akron on Saturday.

    Green led five Kent State players in double-figure scoring as Tyree Evans and Mike McKee had 14 points apiece, Rodriguez Sherman scored 13 and Chris Singletary added 10.

    The game was tied at 35-all at the break, but the Golden Flashes (12-7, 3-2 Mid-American Conference) put the game away with a 22-4 run to open the second half.

    The Golden Flashes shot 51.7 percent from the floor (30-for-58) compared to just a 44.1 percent mark (26-for-59) by the Zips.

    Chris McKnight scored 13 points to lead Akron (13-6, 3-2), while Jimmy Conyers added 12 and Steve McNees had 11.

    The Golden Flashes outrebounded the Zips 38-28 and outscored them 23-11 on second-chance points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AKR
    KENT
    Points 70 87
    FG Made-Attempted 26-59 (.441) 30-58 (.517)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-18 (.778) 22-29 (.759)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 20

    2009-10 Season

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