Scores

Final

Kent State 78

(17-12, 7-7 MAC)

Miami (OH) 58

(8-19, 3-11 MAC)

3:00 PM ET, March 2, 2013

John D. Millett Hall, Oxford, Ohio

1 2 T
KENT 37 4178
M-OH 33 2558

Top Performers

Kent State: C. Evans 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

Miami (OH): W. Felder 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast

Kent St. 78, Miami (Ohio) 58

Associated Press

OXFORD, Ohio -- Chris Evans scored 21 points and Randal Holt added 19 points to lead Kent State to a 78-58 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.

Devareaux Manley finished with 12 points for the Golden Flashes (17-12, 7-7 Mid-American Conference), who won their third in a row. Kris Brewer had eight points and nine assists.

Kent State went into halftime with a 37-33 lead and opened the second half strong. The Golden Flashes took a 50-38 lead with 14:10 left on a 3-pointer by Evans, who shot 5 of 9 from beyond the arc.

Miami trimmed the deficit to six points on Geovonie McKnight's jumper with 11:57 remaining. But the RedHawks pulled no closer, as Kent State scored the next seven points to push its advantage to 13 points.

Will Felder scored 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting for Miami (8-19, 3-11), which has lost seven straight games.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
KENT
M-OH
Points 78 58
FG Made-Attempted 25-48 (.521) 20-45 (.444)
3P Made-Attempted 13-26 (.500) 4-8 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 15-18 (.833) 14-21 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 20 0

2012-13 Season

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