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Kent State Golden Flashes (17-17)


Tue. 2/27 Fri. 3/2 Mon. 3/5 Thu. 3/8 Fri. 3/9
vs. Mia-O 
W 90-83
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@ Akron 
L 65-67
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vs. NIU 
W 61-59
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@ BallSt 
W 76-73
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@ Buff 
L 61-78
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Buffalo heads to MAC final with 78-61 win over Kent State

CLEVELAND (AP) Jeremy Harris scored 22 points and CJ Massinburg scored 14 and Buffalo beat Kent State 78-61 on Friday and advanced to the Mid-American Conference Tournament title game.

The top-seeded Bulls (25-8) will play Friday night's other semifinal winner between second seed Toledo and No. 3 Eastern Michigan.

Buffalo used a 14-4 run and led 31-17 with just more than four minutes before halftime. Jaylin Walker's 3 as time expired brought Kent State within 39-29. Harris made a pair of 3-pointers as the Bulls went on a 16-9 run for a 17-point lead with 14 1/2 minutes to play and stayed ahead by double digits the rest of the way.

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Leaders
Points: J. Walker16.6
Rebounds: A. De La Rosa7.6
Assists: J. Avery3.6
FG%: J. Walker38.0%
FT%: J. Walker78.8%
3P%: J. Avery37.4%
Steals: K. Zabo1.1
Blocks: D. Pippen1.6
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Mid-American Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East
Buffalo 15-3 27-9
Kent State 9-9 17-17
Miami (OH) 8-10 16-18
Bowling Green 7-11 16-16
Ohio 7-11 14-17
Akron 6-12 14-18
West
Toledo 13-5 23-11
Eastern Michigan 11-7 22-13
Ball State 10-8 19-13
Western Michigan 9-9 17-15
Central Michigan 7-11 21-15
Northern Illinois 6-12 13-19
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 73.0 (196)
Rebounds: 11.5 (78)
Assists: 11.6 (310)
FG%: 42.5% (284)
FT%: 72.8% (118)
3P%: 32.6% (301)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 73.6 (208)
Rebounds: 24.4 (238)
Assists: 13.8 (208)
FG%: 44.6% (216)
FT%: 71.6% (211)
3P%: 33.7% (111)
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