- Associated Press - Tuesday, February 2, 2016

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) - Josh Kozinski scored 17 points and led six players into double-figure scoring as Central Michigan shot better than 60 percent from the field and rode a big second half to an 88-61 victory over Kent State Tuesday night.

The Chippewas were deadly from the floor, hitting 34 of 56 shots (60.7 percent), including 6 of 8 from deep.

Dion Edwin hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to pull Kent State within seven points at intermission, 38-31, but the Chippewas kicked into a higher gear in the second half, outscoring the Golden Flashes by 20, 50-30, over the final 20 minutes.

Braylon Rayson and Chris Fowler each scored 14 points for Central Michigan (13-9, 6-3 Mid-American) and Fowler had 10 assists. Rayshawn Simmons scored 13 points and had nine assists while Luke Meyer and John Simons each added 12 points.

Jimmy Hall’s 24 points and nine rebounds paced Kent State (15-7, 6-3).


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide