KENT, Ohio – Kent State University President Dr. Lester Lefton and Director of Athletics Joel Nielsen announced the beginning of the largest fundraising initiative in the history of the athletics department. The first phase of the Building Champions Fundraising Initiative was set in motion with the groundbreaking of the Field House Locker Room project on Friday morning, and was followed that evening by the second annual Athletics Scholarship Auction held at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center.
Jun 18, 2013
Kent State’s final two games against East Division rivals Miami (Nov. 13) and Ohio (Nov. 19) will both kick off at 8 p.m. The Aug. 29 season opener against Liberty will kick off at 6 p.m. on ESPN3.
Jun 17, 2013
Get the inside scoop on Kent State's men's basketball program directly from the coaches and players.
Jun 13, 2013
Kent State Baseball Associate Head Coach Mike Birkbeck will remain as the pitching coach of the Golden Flashes, as announced by Director of Athletics Joel Nielsen on Thursday afternoon. He will begin the second year of his six-year contract this...
May 30, 2013
Registration for 2013 Kent State volleyball camps ends June 24th.
Jun 10, 2013
The 156-golfer field at the U.S. Open will feature three former Golden Flashes for the first time.
Delophont adds Second Team All-American honors in high jump at NCAA Championships
Three More Flashes Selected in Final Day of MLB Draft
Kent State's Aces Selected in Fourth Round of MLB Draft
Delophont earns Second Team All-American honors in triple jump at NCAA Championships
Thomas earns First Team All-American honors in discus at NCAA Championships
Former Golden Flash Kirby Dreher Qualifies for U.S. Women’s Open
Trio of Flashes selected to Academic All-MAC softball team
Archer and Nix Named to Steele's Preseason All-American Team
Ready to take their place on track and field’s biggest stage at NCAA Championships
Chris Evans Works Out For Sacramento Kings
Former Kent State golf stars John Hahn and Mackenzie Hughes qualify for U.S. Open
Kent State Men's Sports Capture Fifth Consecutive Reese Trophy
Kent State’s Ortiz to Represent Puerto Rico at Stanković Cup
Stricklin to Leave Kent State for Head Coaching Job at Georgia
Try Out to be Flash
Ron Gray Inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame
Kent State concludes final round at NCAA Men's Golf Championships
Kent State Announces Non-Conference Basketball Schedule
Kent State’s Oczypok Tabbed to Capital One Academic All-District® Second Team
Athletic Department Scores Record-Breaking Spring Semester
Flashes place 11 student-athletes on Outdoor Track and Field Academic All-MAC Team
Kent State’s Page Named Dave Williams Award Finalist
Kent State struggles in round two of the NCAA Men's Golf Championships
Kent State’s Conners and Kmiecik Garner Academic All-MAC Honors
Kent State battles back from slow start in round one of NCAA Men's Golf Championships
Men’s Golf Duo Named to PING All-Region Team
Haynes Speaks in Cleveland; Baltimore Up Next
Kent State Men's Golf Returns to National Stage at 2013 NCAA Championships
Flashes qualify three more to nationals on strong final day at NCAA East Prelims
Toadvine Named to MAC All-Tournament Team
O'Banion Named to Women's Basketball Coaches Association Board of Directors
Kent State's Season Ends on 4-1 MAC Tournament Loss to Ball State
Ha Adds Academic All-MAC to List of Accolades
Delophont is third national qualifier for Flashes on Day 2 of NCAA East Prelims
Kent State’s Jennifer Ha Concludes Sophomore Year By Placing 80th at NCAA Championships
Flashes send two to nationals on big opening day at NCAA East Prelims in Greensboro, N.C.
Wilson's Complete Game Shutout Keeps Flashes Alive
Missed Opportunities Result in 3-1 Loss in MAC Tournament
Second Round MAC Tournament Game Postponed
Gironda selected to Capital One Academic All-America Division I Softball Team
Ha Cards Third Round 80 at NCAA Championships
Kent State Slugs Its Way to 15-8 Victory in Opening Round of MAC Tournament
Lightning Delay, Back Nine No Match For Ha During Second Round at NCAA Championships
Golden Flashes Set Sights on Fifth Straight MAC Tournament Title
Three Flashes Named to Steele's Preseason All-MAC First Team
Kent State begins NCAA postseason run in Greensboro
Seven Golden Flashes Named All-MAC
Kent State Retains PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge Trophy
Kent State’s Ha Shoots Opening Round 79 at NCAA Championships
Clark Wins MAC East Pitcher of the Week Honors For Final Week of Play
Volleyball Celebrates 2012 Season, Looks to the Future at End-of-Year Celebration
Flashes Welcome 11 New Wrestlers
Kent State gymnasts score highest team GPA in program history
Kent State’s Ha to Open NCAA Championships on Tuesday
No. 22 Kent State Punches Ticket to Fourth Straight NCAA Men’s Golf Championships
MAC Champions: Kent State Baseball Does It Again
Wagon Wheel Clinched as Kent State Beats Akron 4-3 in Comeback Fashion
No. 22 Kent State in Fifth After Second Round at NCAA Regional
Diamond Classic Becomes Instant Classic as Kent State Takes Down Akron 5-4 in 17 Innings
Conners’ 67 Leads Golden Flashes at NCAA Regional First Round
NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round to be lined with Golden Flashes
Wagon Wheel Challenge Comes Down to Final MAC Baseball Series at Akron
Kent State softball team to host summer skills camp June 10-11
Emma Johnson selected to NFCA Division I All-Mideast Region Second Team
No. 22 Men’s Golf Begins NCAA Regional Play on Thursday
Men’s Basketball Adds Lawrence to 2013 Recruiting Class
Williams Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week for Fourth Time
Kent State Rallies Back to Take Down No. 16 Pittsburgh, 6-5
Kent State Names Greg Robertson Head Women’s Golf Coach
Kent State women claim fourth straight MAC Outdoor title
Ha Advances to NCAA Championships with Eighth-Place Finish at West Regional
Kent State Teams With Akron in Visit to Akron Children's Hospital
Kent State Faces Nationally Ranked Pittsburgh on Tuesday
Sweep Complete as Baseball Wins 4-1
Offense Awakens in 13-4 Win Over Western Michigan
Ha Cards Low Round of 68 on Day Two of NCAA Regionals
Flashes collect more individual gold, team titles in sight after Day 2 of MAC Outdoor Championships
Williams' Complete Game Shutout Leads Kent State to 3-0 Win
Kent State falls to Ohio, 5-4, after five-plus hour rain delay
Golden Flashes Win Three Events on Day 1 at MAC Outdoor Championships
Flashes fall just short in 1-0 loss to Central Michigan at MAC tourney
Kent State Announces 2013 Volleyball Schedule
Kent State Wraps Up Opening Day at NCAA Women’s Golf Regional
Kent State Travels to Western Michigan this Weekend for Conference Series
Women's Golf Begins NCAA West Regional Competition on Thursday
Track and Field teams travel to Akron for MAC Championships
Kirkpatrick named MAC Female Scholar Athlete of the Week
Kent State to open MAC Tournament play against Central Michigan
Kent State Launches 60 Million Dollar Building Champions Initiative
Flashes open MAC Tourney play Thursday at Firestone Stadium
Johnson selected as MAC Softball Pitcher of the Year, Kirkpatrick selected to All-MAC Second Team
No. 22 Kent State Headed To Arkansas for NCAA Regional May 16-18
Season Ticket Discounts and Perks Available for Faculty, Staff and Alumni Association
Kent State Captures Fifth Consecutive MAC Men's Golf Championship
Kent State to open MAC Tournament play on Thursday
Emma Johnson is MAC East Pitcher of the Week for fourth time this season
Senior Day Spoiled as Flashes Fall 8-2
Flashes earn 5-3 win at Ball State, clinch No. 2 seed in MAC tourney
Kent State Takes Series Over Central Michigan With 6-3 Win
Golden Flashes finish strong in final tune-up meet for MAC championships
NCAA Men’s Golf Regional Selection Show to Air Monday Night
Kent State takes an 18-shot lead into today's final round of the MAC Men's Golf Championship
Flashes force extra innings, but fall short against Ball State
Pendrith goes low as Kent State takes midway lead at MAC Men's Golf Championships
Flashes sweep Miami, clinch MAC East title
Execution Key in 4-1 Win Over Central Michigan
Tayala wins hammer throw on first day of Campbell/Wright Invitational
Masters of the Mound
Keith & Dooley Join Hampshire Honor Society
No. 22 Kent State Looks to Claim Fifth Straight MAC Championship
Graduates, Alumni, Seniors to be Recognized this Weekend at Schoonover Stadium
Kent State’s Gironda and Johnson Earn Capital One Academic All-District® Honors
Clark Named to Capital One Academic All-District First Team
Eight Flashes selected for 2013 Gymnastics Academic All-MAC honors
Men's Basketball to Host 2013 Summer Camps in Final Weeks of June
Kent State track and field teams compete this weekend at Campbell/Wright Invitational
Flashes close solid spring season, announce 2013 schedule
Flashes enter final weekend of regular season with championship aspirations
Flashes Rally Back to Take Down Youngstown State, 9-8
Softball program inks fourth student-athlete for 2014 season
Flashes split doubleheader against Cleveland State
Kent State Stays Perfect at All Pro Freight Stadium
Kent State to Play in West Regional for NCAA Women’s Golf
Matthias Tayala is MAC Men's Field Athlete of the Week
Kent State Volleyball Announces Four Additions To 2013 Squad
Two Non-Conference Matchups Next for Flashes Baseball
Kent State to play twin bill against Cleveland State
Kent State Women’s Golf Captures 15th Straight MAC Championship
Roberts, Skulina Sweep MAC East Weekly Awards
Golden Flashes Complete Sweep of Falcons with 10-7 Win
Kline Joins New England Patriots
New York Jets Draft Brian Winters in Third Round
Flashes are first in MAC East with sweep of Buffalo on Senior Day
Football Gives Reason to be Optimistic at Spring Game
Ha Tied for First Place As Golden Flashes Increase Lead on Day 2 of MAC Championships
Golden Flashes finish strong after three days of elite competition at Penn Relays
Kent State Earns Series Win Over Bowling Green With 3-1 Victory
The Golden Flashes have completed the spring practice season. Next up, Saturday's Spring Game
Women’s Golf Leads After Day 1 of MAC Championships
Kent State Takes Series Opener Over Bowling Green, 10-4
Summer Camps Now Open for Registration
Kent State ready for key two-game series this weekend against Buffalo
Kent State concludes spring football season with annual Spring Game on Saturday
Golden Flashes Seek to Continue Women's Golf Tradition at MAC Championships
Conference Play Resumes as Kent State Hosts Bowling Green
Field Hockey Alumni Day Slated for Saturday
Pendrith Named MAC Men’s Golfer of the Week
Women's Basketball Signs Junior College All-American
Scheduled twin bill at Penn State ends as single game, Flashes' comeback bid falls short
Flashes set to compete against elite company at Penn Relays
Kent State Splits Tuesday Night Double Header with Youngstown State
Golden Flashes back on the road for doubleheader at Penn State
Krewson Named to Academic All-MAC Team
Baseball Returns Home for Mid-Week Double Header Against Youngstown State
Kent State bats come alive as Flashes sweep Western Michigan
Golden Flashes Drop Sunday Double Header
Low Final Round Score Yields Tie for Sixth at Boilermaker Invite for No. 19 Men’s Golf
Kent State Finishes in Tie for Sixth in Strong Outing at Lady Buckeye Invite
Defense Retains Blue Jerseys and Bragging Rights
Kent State Loses Lead, Drops Opening Game at Buffalo 6-5
Flashes score twice in sixth to top Western Michigan, 2-1
Four golds on women’s side highlight standout effort by Flashes at Jesse Owens Track Classic
No. 19 Men’s Golf Finishes Strong on First Day of Boilermaker Invitational
Women’s Golf Tied Sixth After Opening Day at Lady Buckeye Invite
Flashes shine in field events at Jesse Owens Track Classic
Golden Flashes struggle in doubleheader against NIU
Flashes Fight to Retain First Place Saturday and Sunday at Buffalo
No. 19 Men’s Golf to Compete at Boilermaker Invitational
Who will wear blue? Annual Spring Jersey Scrimmage set for Saturday morning
Geis Promoted to Senior Associate Athletic Director
Women’s Golf Concludes Regular Season at Lady Buckeye Invitational
Golden Flashes to compete this weekend at Jesse Owens Track Classic
Softball team finally returns home, has key MAC games waiting this weekend
Kent State Volleyball to Host Spring Spikefest on Saturday
Revesz's Six Hits Propels Kent State in 21-2 Thumping of Niagara
Women's Basketball Adds Size and Experience In April Signing Period
Gymnastics team’s annual ‘Flip for the Cure’ event raises $8,000 for J.D. Breast Cancer Foundation
Kent State Signs Pair to Join Men’s Basketball Program in 2013-14
Sasfy and Candiello Named to Academic All-MAC Team
Dedication of Lights at Schoonover Stadium Set for Wednesday
Kent State Wins Wet and Wild One 19-1 Over Niagara
Skulina Earns Weekly Honors
Student-Athletes Honored for Academic Excellence at Annual Devine Athletic Academic Banquet
Kent State Football Blog: Paul Haynes on the team's work off of the field and a look ahead to Saturday's Jersey Scrimmage
Golden Flashes Return Home for Two Games Against Niagara
Emma Johnson is MAC East Co-Pitcher of the Week
Spring soccer match with Youngstown State now scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday
Kent State Softball Moves Back Doubleheader With Cleveland State to April 30
Coach Schnepf Named Team Captain for Harrow Cup
Kent State Stands Alone Atop the MAC East With Sweep of Miami
Flashes sweep doubleheader at BG, tied for MAC East lead
No. 18 Men’s Golf Finishes Tenth at Morris Williams Intercollegiate
Kent State men win All-Ohio title, women earn runner-up honors
Skulina, Flashes Dominate Miami in 9-0 Win
Andrew Christopher Awarded Scholarship Following Kick Scrimmage
No. 18 Kent State in Ninth After Opening Day of Morris Williams Intercollegiate
Softball postponed, doubleheader slated for Sunday at BG
GoldenFlashes TV: Football Spring Practice
Pitcher's Duel Ends in 2-1 Win for Kent State
Flashes have strong opening day at All-Ohio Championships
Golden Flashes split doubleheader with Toledo
Spring practice goes live with scrimmage work on Friday and Kick Scrimmage on Saturday
Chris Evans Continues Strong Play at PIT
Golden Flashes headed to Athens for All-Ohio Championships
No. 18 Men’s Golf Travels to Austin for Morris Williams Intercollegiate
Kent State Has 11 Athletes Earn Academic All-MAC Indoor Track and Field Accolades
Corey Conners Named MAC Co-Golfer of the Week
MAC East Battle Up Next for Kent State as They Travel to Miami
Kent State softball team atop MAC East as conference play resumes at Toledo, BG
Golden Flashes Announce 2013 Schedule
Evans Leads Team to Comeback Victory on First Day of PIT
Melchiori Working on Expanded Role in Spring Practice
Chris Evans Set for Opening Day of Portsmouth Invitational Tournament
Kent State Sweeps MAC Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week Honors
Kent State Drops 3-2 Game at Penn State
Kent State softball team earns win, draw in doubleheader against Robert Morris
Roberts Earns MAC East Player of the Week Honors
Oklahoma Drill, or Board Drill, adds some electricity to spring practice
Baseball Faces Familiar Foes in Televised Weekday Games
Softball to Play Pair of Non-Conference Games Tuesday at Robert Morris
No. 20 Kent State Holds on to Second Place at Aggie Invitational
Extra Innings Needed as Golden Flashes Beat Central Michigan, 5-4
Offense Ignites in 10-3 Win Over Ohio
Corey Conners Leads No. 20 KSU in First Round of Aggie Invitational
No. 23 Kent State gymnastics team finishes sixth at NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional
Live updates from the 2013 NCAA Gymnastics Regional at Tuscaloosa
Several Flashes Shine at Northeast Ohio Quad Meet
No. 23 Kent State gymnasts focused as regional round of NCAA tournament looms
Baseball Beats Itself in 6-3 Loss to Ohio
Long Ball Dooms Golden Flashes in 3-0 Loss at Central Michigan
Sutton's Inside-the-Park Homerun Propels Flashes Past Bobcats
Spring Practice No. 3: Injured Golden Flashes following a creative path to their return
Swing through Texas offers an NCAA Championship feel for Kent State Men's Golf
Golden Flashes' Bats Come Alive As Softball Sweeps Eastern Michigan
Kent State Celebrates National Student-Athlete Appreciation Day
Field Hockey's Spring Season Begins This Weekend
Flashes Baseball Looks to Grab Winning Record Against Ohio This Weekend
Track and Field Heads to Akron for Northeast Ohio Quad Meet
No. 20 Kent State to Play in Aggie Invitational
Golden Flashes Continue MAC Play at Eastern Michigan and Central Michigan This Weekend
Long road to Kent State paying off for pitcher Taylor Williams
Spring Practice No. 2: Haynes likes options at quarterback and offensive line
Jensen-Clagg Hurls Gem in 10-0 Win
Season-High Five Doubles Lead Kent State to 7-5 Win Over Toledo
Hands-On Day for Haynes in Spring Practice Opener
Kilgore Tabbed MAC Wrestler of the Year
Former KSU Golfer McKenzie Jackson ’11 to Appear on Golf Channel’s Big Break Mexico
Kent State Takes on Toledo, Penn State in Mid Week Matchups
Spring Football Begins Tuesday
Williams Earns Third MAC East Pitcher of the Week Honor
Johnson Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week
Women Take First Place at Virginia Invite to Open Outdoor Season, Men Finish Third
Kent State Splits Double Header, Earns Series Win Over Ball State
Kent State Softball Comes From Behind to Sweep Akron in Home Opener
Golden Flashes Stage Comeback to Beat Ball State 6-2 in Home Opener
Kent State Earns Split With Ohio to Open Conference Play
Track and Field Opens Outdoor Season Saturday at Virginia Invitational
Jennifer Ha named MAC Golfer of the Week
Kent State Softball to Open Conference Play Against Ohio and Akron
Home Play Begins for Golden Flashes this Weekend in Three Game Series Versus Ball State
Softball Announces Changes of Venue for This Weekend Games
Multi-talented Radon is always in tune for No. 23 Kent State gymnastics team
Kent State Captures John Kirk/Panther Intercollegiate Title
Kent State Can't Overcome No. 15 Notre Dame
Chris Evans invited to participate in Portsmouth Invitational Tournament April 10-13
Chris Evans named to District 14 First Team by National Association of Basketball Coaches
Golden Flashes in Second After Two Rounds at Panther Intercollegiate
Flashes earn runner-up honors at Seahawk Invitational
Tuesday's Softball Doubleheader at Virginia Tech Cancelled
Monday's Baseball Game at Notre Dame Cancelled
Kent State's men's basketball season comes to an end in a 73-59 loss at Loyola in round two of the CIT
Offense Comes Alive in 13-1 Rout of Northern Illinois
Rain Postpones Play at Seahawk Invitational
Kilgore Comes Up Two Points Shy of Perfect Season
Kent State Travels to Loyola (Md.) for CIT Second Round Game on Sunday
Bats Fall Silent in 3-0 Loss to Northern Illinois
Women’s Golf Set to Compete at 20th Annual John Kirk/Panther Intercollegiate
No. 22 Men’s Golf Tees Off Sunday at Seahawk Invitational
Kilgore Now One Step Away from Perfection
Golden Flashes Split Pair at Radford Invite; Weather Scraps Sunday's Contests
Baseball Begins MAC Play With 3-2 Win Over Northern Illinois
Kent State Softball Travels to Virginia for Six Games
Kilgore Advances to NCAA Quarterfinals
Baseball Opens MAC Play at Northern Illinois This Weekend
Holt's layup lifts Kent State to a 73-71 win over Fairfield in Round 1 of the CIT
Kilgore Begins Second National Title Chase Thursday in Iowa; Five Other Flashes Looking to Make Splash at NCAA Championships
Times, Locations Changed for Baseball's Five-Day Road Trip
Student-Athletes Help Make HeartChase a Success
Women's Basketball Wraps Up Season at First Annual Flash Family Banquet
Kent State-Fairfield CIT game at M.A.C. Center postponed to Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Taylor Pendrith named MAC Co-Men's Golfer of the Week
Kent State Student-Athletes put Dancing Skills on Display to Raise Money for the American Cancer Society and Walls Elementary School
Williams, Polen Earn Player of Week Honors for March 4-10
Weekday Softball and Baseball Games Canceled
Perseverance Pays Off as Kent State Wins in Extra Innings to Take Series
Kent State Finishes 15th at SunTrust Gator Invitational
Women’s Golf Completes Second-Round Play at SunTrust Gator Invite
Kent State Capitalizes in 9-1 Win Over Memphis
Flashes' MAC Tourney Run Ends in Semifinal Setback to Akron
Squandered Opportunities Result in 12-7 Loss at Memphis
Women's Golf Stands 13th After First Day at SunTrust Gator Invitational
Kent State, Akron to Meet Once More in MAC Tournament Semifinals Friday Night at 6:30 PM
Seniors Evans and Holt Lead Kent State to 70-68 MAC Tournament Victory Over Buffalo
No. 22 Golden Flashes Prepare for Their Final Home Meet
Gymnastics team scores 195.975, wins quad meet on Senior Night
Drooger makes impact for No. 21 gymnastics team one year after serious knee injury
MAC championship meet next for No. 21 Kent State
Flashes place two on All-MAC First Team
Live updates from the 2013 MAC Gymnastics Championship Meet
Case is all around champ and Co-MAC Gymnast of the Year, Flashes finish third in team race
No. 23 Kent State headed to Alabama for opening round of NCAA tournament
Case named MAC Scholar-Athlete of the Week
Kent State Opens MAC Tournament Against Buffalo Thursday Night
Women’s Golf Ready for 2013 SunTrust Gator Women’s Invitational
Jarrod Page Named Kent State Golf Course Manager
Golden Flashes Head South for Three Games at Memphis
NCAA Gives At-Large Bids to McGuire, Marsh & Wheeler; Pairings Announced for Six Flashes
Taylor Pendrith Leads No. 24 Men’s Golf to General Hackler Championship Title
MAC Tournament Ticket and Bus Package Available To Students At $10 Per Day
Evans, Holt Represent Kent State on All-MAC Teams
Diamond Classic for Kids Set to Return for Seventh Year
Registration Open For Three Field Hockey Camps
Golden Flashes in Second at General Hackler Championship
No. 24 Men’s Golf Gears Up for General Hackler Championships
Kilgore Becomes Four-Time MAC Champion; Mitcheff & Newburg Also Punch NCAA Tickets
Kent State Earns First Series Win by Taking Finale at Charlotte in Extra Innings
Golden Flashes Take Down Delaware State in Eight Innings
No. 17 Gymnastics Earns Regular Season MAC Championship
Williams Pitches Complete Game in Kent State's 2-1 Victory
Delophont Leaps Into Kent State History With Second All-America Honor At NCAA Indoor Championships
Kent State Bats Struggle In Losses To No. 24 Georgia and Winthrop
Kent State's Season Ends in MAC Tournament First Round Loss
Delophont Earns All-America Status on First Day of NCAA Indoor Championships
Kent State Loses in Walk-Off Fashion Friday Afternoon
Eight-Team MAC Championships Set for Sunday at Buffalo
Kent State rolls into the MAC Tournament with a 68-64 rivalry win at Akron
Kent State Takes Two at Winthrop Invite
Kent State Volleyball Announces 2013 Spring Schedule
Baseball Hopes to Carry Momentum to Charlotte
Women's Basketball Begins MAC Tournament Play With First Round Game at Bowling Green
Golden Flashes Send Three to Compete at 2013 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships
Five Games Await Kent State Softball at Winthrop/adidas Invitational
Kent State Looks to Finish Strong in Regular Season Finale at Akron
No. 17 Gymnastics Heads to the Eagle Classic
NFL Teams Take Notice of Flashes on Pro Day
Flashes Fall in Regular Season Finale
Kent State Softball Sweeps MAC East Division Weekly Awards
Kent State hosts Bowling Green on Tuesday for Senior Night at the M.A.C. Center
Golden Flashes Wrap Up Regular Season at Home on Wednesday
Field Hockey Recognized Nationally for Academic Achievement
Sutton Named MAC East Player of the Week
Kent State celebrates Senior Night by beating Bowling Green 69-61 and clinching the No. 4 seed in the MAC Tournament
Kent State Finishes Fourth at 28th Annual Louisiana Classics
Free Youth Clinic to be Held Prior to Spring Game
Pendrith Leads Kent State on Day One of Louisiana Classics
Kent State’s Lawson and Rickaby Recognized By USTFCCCA With Regional Coaching Awards
Kent State Men’s Golf Competes at Louisiana Classic Monday
Kent State Takes Down No. 4 Louisville in Final Game of the Weekend
Slow Start Dooms Kent State at Buffalo
Big Fourth Inning Keys Kent State’s 4-1 Win Over Quinnipiac
Ledford’s Bat, Johnson’s Arm Help Golden Flashes Split Games on Day 2 at USF
Kent State rolls to a 78-58 win in Oxford and a season sweep of Miami University
Offense Goes Quiet in Kent State's 10-3 Loss at Louisville
Golden Flashes Head to Buffalo for Final Road Game of Regular Season
MAC Releases 2013 Football Schedule
Softball Splits Pair on Day 1 at USF Under Armour Invitational
Kent State Begins Final Week of Regular Season Saturday Afternoon at Miami
Duffus Breaks a Pair of School Records and Qualifies for National Meet to Highlight Strong Performances by Several Golden Flashes
Kent State Dominates at the Flip For the Cure
Coach Haynes Interview Pt. 2
Golden Flashes Drop Opening Game at Louisville
Kent State Track & Field Athletes Take One Last Shot at Qualifying for NCAA Championships
Flashes Fall 73-39 at Miami
Jim Phelan Honored as a ‘Champion for Life’
Soccer Announces Spring Schedule
Kent State Hosts Student-Athlete Career Forum
Leppelmeier Named MAC Scholar Athlete of the Week
Golden Flashes Travel South for Five-Game Weekend at USF Invite
Kent State Travels to No. 4 Louisville For Weekend Series
Second Annual Kent State Athletics Scholarship Auction Date Set
Clark Promoted to Run Game Coordinator
Chris Evans beats the overtime buzzer to give Kent State an 83-81 win over Buffalo
Buffalo visits Kent State on Wednesday for key MAC East battle
Women's Basketball Heads to Miami for Thursday Night Matchup
Johnson, Guida Named MAC Co-Gymnast, Specialist of the Week
Kent State Baseball 2013
Gymnastics Begins Prep for Sixth Annual "Flip For the Cure"
Paul Haynes Interview Pt. 1
Evans Picks Up Another MAC East Player Of The Week Award
Kent State Softball Falls to #18 Louisville, 3-2
Flashes Falter in 14-2 Loss at San Diego
Baseball Earns First Win, Splits Double Header
Kent State Keeps it Close, But Can't Pull Off Rivalry Win
Kent State Defeats NIU and Extends the Win Steak to Six
Kent State closes out BracketBusters with a 70-63 win at Loyola Chicago
Kent State Women's Indoor Track and Field Repeats As MAC Champs With Record-Setting Point Total, Margin of Victory
Golden Flashes Fall in Extra Innings Despite Johnson’s Impressive Effort on the Mound
Wagon Wheel Game Returns to the M.A.C.C. in Televised Matchup Saturday Afternoon
Kent State Travels to Loyola-Chicago Saturday for Final BracketBusters
Skulina Shines, But Flashes Fall as San Diego Walks Off
Softball Drops Pair at Opening Day of Cardinal Classic
Watch Brian Winters at NFL Combine; Pro Day Coming March 6
Women First, Men Third After Day 1 of MAC Indoor Track and Field Championships
Baseball Looks to Bounce Back in West Coast Trip to San Diego
New Ticket Policy in Place for Schoonover Stadium in 2013
Flashes Softball Travels to Louisville for Four Games in Three Days
Track and Field Looks to Claim Conference Supremacy at MAC Indoor Championships
No. 21 Kent State Looks to Stay Perfect in the MAC
Golden Flashes Unable to Hold Off Ohio Despite Season-Best Efforts
Kent State Hopes to Pick Up Another Win Against Ohio on Wednesday
Williams Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week
Golden Flashes Finish 11th at Central District Invitational
Field Hockey Adds Six to 2013 Roster
Kent State’s Chris Evans Garners Fourth MAC East Player Of The Week Honor
Kent State in 12th After Two Rounds of the Central District Invitational
Women’s Golf Set for Central District Invitational
Flashes Wallop Wisconsin After Falling to No. 1 Oklahoma State
Kent State Ends Opening Weekend With 13-8 Loss at UNC Wilmington
Reiser’s School Record 60-Meter Dash Highlights Day of Achievements for Golden Flashes
Kent State Loses 82-45 at Toledo
Flashes Host No. 1 Oklahoma State Sunday as Part of NWCA Regional
Baseball Drops Saturday Matinee 8-1 to Virginia Tech
Kent State falls just short again in a 78-75 overtime loss at Ohio University
Defense Causes Own Demise on Opening Day for Golden Flashes
No. 22 Gymnastics Defeats No. 24 Central Michigan 196.050-194.900
Track and Field Works Hosts Kent State Tune Up in Final Prep for MAC Championships
Mat Mayhem Coming to the M.A.C. Center
Kent State Travels to MAC-Leader Toledo on Saturday
Golden Flashes, Bobcats to Square Off Saturday Morning on ESPNU
ESPN2 Picks Up Kent State - Akron Regular Season Finale On Friday, March 8
Roberts Named to USA Baseball’s Pre-Season Golden Spikes Award Watch List
Travel With The Football Team To Penn State
Kent State beats Miami 87-70 behind the fourth double-double of the season by Chris Evans
Top 25 Matchup Awaits Kent State Gymnastics Friday
Case And Guida Earn MAC Honors
Kent State And Miami Square Off Wednesday Night In Game To Be Televised on STO
Golden Flashes Picked to Repeat as MAC Champions
Get out the vote and get Kent State's Chris Evans into the College Slam Dunk Championship
Kent State Drops to 14th After 36 Holes in Puerto Rico
Women’s Golf Tees Off at Lady Puerto Rico Classic
Victory Comes Close, But Flashes Unable to Hold On Against Northern Illinois
Kent State Wraps Up Day One of Puerto Rico Classic in 12th
Edinboro Takes Pair of OT Matches to Edge Flashes 20-19
Five Golden Flashes score in double figures in an 87-72 win over Central Michigan
Flashes Look to Bounce Back Against Northern Illinois on Sunday
Flashes Unable to Hold Onto Early Leads, Drop Pair at Plainsman Invitational
No. 24 Gymnastics Tops Rutgers 195.675-193.700
Soccer Welcomes Seven Recruits in 2013
Flashes Take Two to Open 2013 Softball Season
Duffus Sets School Record in 60-Meter Hurdles At SPIRE Division I Indoor Track and Field Invite
Flashes to Host Central Michigan Saturday Night to Conclude MAC Crossover Play
Flashes Unleash the Beast on Vikings
Golden Flashes to Compete at SPIRE NCAA DI Track & Field Invitational
Defensive Effort Falls Short for Golden Flashes
Golden Flashes Tabbed Third in MAC Softball Preseason Coaches’ Poll
Kent State Softball Looks to Turn Heads in 2013
Flashes Host Cleveland State Friday; Visit No. 16 Edinboro Sunday
#24 Kent State Set to Take on Rutgers
Western Michigan uses late run to hand Kent State an 82-76 loss in Kalamazoo
Flashes Accept 21 National Letters of Intent on Signing Day
Case Named MAC Gymnast of the Week
Roper Named MAC Track Athlete of the Week
2013 Football Signing Day Updates
Women's Basketball Tries to Remain Fired Up in February When They Host Western Michigan on Thursday
Crossover Play Continues On Wednesday Night As Kent State Travels To Western Michigan
Beauty and the Beast: Gymnastics & Wrestling to Make M.A.C. Center History
Kent State will travel to Loyola University Chicago on Feb. 23 for the final BracketBuster weekend
Dramatic Comeback Victory Gives Flashes First Conference and Road Win
Wheeler Ignites Epic Comeback in Flashes' Win at Buffalo
Kent State Heads to Ohio, Both Teams Looking for First Conference Win
No. 25 Kent State defeats Bowling Green to move to 2-0 in the MAC
Holt sets career three-point record in Kent State's 77-62 win over Eastern Michigan
Kent State Hosts Eastern Michigan Saturday Night for STO Game
Shreve’s Record-Setting Performance Highlights Kent State Track & Field’s Showing At Akron Invite
Several Golden Flashes Shine at Day One of Akron Invite
Flashes Overcome Early Deficit in 24-15 Win at Eastern Michigan
Pees Continues Long Line Of Kent State Ties to Super Bowl
Kent State Men's Basketball's 2013 Individual Camp Will Be Held June 24-28
Flashes Visit Eastern Michigan Friday & Buffalo Sunday
Track and Field Back in Action at Two-Day Akron Invite
Golden Flashes Suffer 91-44 Defeat at Central Michigan
Conners Named to Hogan Award Watch List
Keith, Dooley & Meray Named to Academic All-MAC Team
No. 25 Gymnastics Set To Visit Bowling Green Saturday
Kent State Travels to MAC-leading Central Michigan on Thursday
Northern Illinois hands Kent State its fourth consecutive loss
Gymnastics Sweeps The Mid American Conference Weekly Awards
Kent State Concludes January with Road Matchup at Northern Illinois
Williams, Delophont Sweep MAC Women's Athlete of the Week Honors
Baseball Ranked in Pre-Season Polls
Kent State’s Foster Named To Women’s Cross Country Academic All-MAC Team
Big, burly and bearded, offensive lineman Brian Winters greeted a visitor to the Kent State Fieldhouse looking very much like a man who just stepped out of a commercial shoot for pickup trucks.
Brian Winters' impact on the Kent State football program is still being felt in a major way, even though he's run out of eligibility.
One lucky student will get to see what a road trip is like for the Golden Flashes.
Thinking he had a legitimate chance at walking on to the Kent State football team in the winter of 2009, Norman Wolfe simply walked into the football offices and introduced himself.
One Division I school offered Dri Archer a football scholarship as a senior coming out of Florida’s Venice High School.
The instincts that make him such a playmaker on defense may be part of his DNA.
Kent State quarterback Spencer Keith is clearly "The Survivor." Time will tell if he leads the Golden Flashes to the island of champions.
Invited to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs after winning KSU’s first NCAA wrestling title in 2011, Kilgore took a year off from college to get ready for the 2012 Olympic Trials and compete around the world.
Jeff Bentley, Ryan Ferrara, David Cutlip and Ed Marsinek finished third while representing Kent State Nov. 1-4 at the historic Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina.
Bushley is far from anonymous to his coaches and teammates. They know exactly how important his emergence has been to their 8-1 start to the 2012 season.
Archer's days of being a secret weapon are long over, but the 5'8 junior is most definitely a weapon. He's turned his fresh legs into two of the most dangerous legs in college football.
Second-year head coach Darrell Hazell called it “an experiment,” one that he and offensive line coach Chris Bache concocted midway through last season while desperately seeking to change the fortunes of a struggling football team.
Kent State kicker Freddy Cortez sings Jamey Johnson's song "In Color" out loud through the Dix Stadium tunnel before games.
Listen to football (11:00am) & volleyball (7:00pm) on Saturday as Kent State's first live broadcasts on it's new iHeartRadio Station
Darius Polk has started five games at cornerback in his collegiate career, all in place of his best friend — former Buchtel standout Norman Wolfe.
Gymnastics Alum Barbara Knapic was the special guest at Wednesday's 11th Annual Starner Distinguished Speaker Series
After a rough 18 months, Pat McShane was back playing football again, now for Kent State, and happy to be doing so.
Kent State players say they're just sick of seeing that banner from 1972 hanging alone.
Roosevelt Nix isn’t shy about admitting he was unhappy to see someone else win the Mid-American Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year award in 2011.
There are plenty of moving boxes that still need to be unpacked sitting around the new home of Kent State women’s basketball coach Danielle O’Banion. And she’s been on the job for three months.
As a senior at Canal Winchester, Zack Hitchens was brash, loud and the center of attention just about every place he went.
The closest Denzell Burton had ever come to grocery shopping was running into the convenience store closest to his Cleveland home to grab soda for his mother.
Long-time former athletic director is part of seven-person 2012 Hall of Fame class
KENT: For her first three years at Kent State, Shannon Laughlin was a walk-on who made it, sort of. If you call being a redshirt freshman bullpen catcher who couldn’t go on road trips making it
No one from West Liberty will be surprised to see these numbers from Abbey Ledford: .357 batting average, .643 slugging percentage, three home runs and 14 RBIs.
Two years ago, Casey Newburg wrote “NCAA qualifier” on a piece of duct tape and slapped it on the mirror in the makeshift weight room in his parents’ garage.
Dustin Kilgore stood on a Havana beach recently, catching fish and eel and making friends with locals, using just enough Spanish he learned at Berea High and Kent State.
The Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, and the Miami Dolphins were all on hand to evaluate Kent State's talent.
Reese, a 23-year-old from Olmsted Falls, wants to push his body and mind past its limits as he tries to re-create the 120 hours of continuous physical labor the SEALs call Hell Week.
Recently I got some tape of Kent State from this past season. The player I was asked to look at was a huge defensive tackle by the name of Ishmaa’ily Kitchen, who is flying under the radar. I watched six tapes, and came away feeling that this is an interesting player.
New York Times: Julian Edelman said he never saw it coming...
Check out various articles on Kent State's incoming football players in their respective hometown news outlets
It was still dark when coach Darrell Hazell and his staff began arriving at the Kent State football office at 5:50 a.m. Wednesday on national signing day.
Former Kent State QB Julian Edelman has become a jack-of-all-trades who helped the Patriots win the AFC Championship Game by playing offense, defense and special teams.
It was 12 days until National Signing Day and Darrell Hazell had an hour to go over a packed agenda during his weekly coaches meeting.
Julian Edelman has become a do-it-all player for the Patriots. Receiver. Defensive back. Returner.
The Kent State wrestling team isn’t easy to find most days, tucked away in a warm underground room in the M.A.C. Center annex,
David Fisher’s fate came in the form of a Facebook message from a former teammate.
It started nearly seven months ago with about 220 strips of yellow paper with the names, stats and photos of potential recruits from across the United States.
Former track, football letter winner tabbed for Kent State Athletics staff
Golden Flashes’ Director of Student-Athlete Development awarded with district’s “Friend of Kent City Schools” award
One question in college football is not subject to debate: If you had an Aeronautics question in Final Jeopardy and could select any one in Division I to answer it, who would it be?
On Feb. 11, 2010, Freeman arrived in Indianapolis for his routine physical. After undergoing a series of tests, the training staff told the linebacker they could not pass him.
Hoover High School’s Erika Warren can beat you on the softball diamond with her bat. Her glove. Her arm. And definitely with her winning attitude.
Kim Granata has worked hard to become the softball player she is today. Now the Perrysburg High School senior is seeing the results of that hard work.
It would be no surprise if the 6-0, 245-pound disruptive force earns the MAC's top defensive honor again.
In 1972, the Golden Flashes won five of their last six, including a season-ending triumph over Toledo that clinched the title and earned a Tangerine Bowl berth.
Kent State junior linebacker C.J. Malauulu has burst onto the scene for the Golden Flashes in 2011, using his passion and love for his family -- both blood and teammates -- as the ultimate motivation
“I saw no Stark County guys,” Hazell told the Pro Football Hall of Fame Luncheon Club on Monday. “I was appalled. Absolutely shocked."
After growing up roughly 35 miles outside Pittsburgh, a city known for its work ethic, it seems only fitting that those same characteristics have come to embody the play of senior Lee Stalker.
Brian Winters came to the U.S. Under-19 National Team with the hope it would help launch his college football career. Little did he know how smoothly that would go.
When Luke Wollet was asked about the challenge of playing college football, he mentioned the increased speed, the complex schemes and the daily competition.
As Matt Rinehart entered seventh grade, his football team was looking for a punter and he figured he’d try it once. To his surprise, punting came naturally, and the Dover, Ohio, native has been flipping the field on the opposition ever since.
This season, under first-year coach Darrell Hazell and offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Brian Rock, Keith’s role in the Golden Flashes’ playcalling has increased dramatically.
Brian Lainhart’s long wait for the chance to play professional football ended with a dream opportunity on Tuesday when he signed a rookie free-agent contract with his hometown Cincinnati Bengals.
Kent State’s football team is reaching out to help the people who will probably cheer against the Golden Flashes in their 2011 season opener.
Golden Flashes claim conference’s top spot for 11th time in 12 years
“Right now what I’m working on is our daily practice schedules, our meetings and our walk-throughs. All the little things that go into a typical day that’s probably a 16-hour day for the coaches and the players.
George Bergman has seen some of the best wrestlers this area has known come and go through his Oak Harbor program over the years.
According to the NCAA, there are 17 schools with major athletic departments (whose football teams compete in the Football Bowl Subdivision) that have never been found guilty of any major violation in any sport since 1953, when the NCAA began tracking rule violations.
“He’s for real, he’s intense, and he’s committed.” Those are just some words from Captains manager Ted Kubiak about Captains outfielder Anthony Gallas. As of Friday afternoon Gallas is showing whatever he’s doing, he’s doing it well. He’s hitting .350, with 23 doubles, six home runs and 20 RBIs. His .350 average is the highest in the Midwest League as are his 23 doubles and 63 hits.
The first time West Liberty-Salem High School graduate Abbey Ledford stepped on the field for Kent State University this spring, she was taken aback.
Wheeling Park High School wrestler Kyle Bauer has been selected as a Wrestling USA Magazine High School Academic Team All-American.
Aside from a go-cart he patched together as a kid, Darrell Hazell hadn't built anything in his life. But the summer before last, his son wanted a tree house, so Hazell dug in and got to work.
It wasn't the storybook ending senior Jessi Carmichael had hoped for in her fastpitch career when Kent State was knocked out of the Mid-American Conference Tournament at Akron's Firestone Stadium Friday. However, Carmichael will still go down in the Golden Flashes' annals as one of their all-time top players.
Akron Beacon Journal sports writer Tom Gaffney profiles Kent State All-American golfer John Hahn.
ESPN.com's Dana O'Neil profiles Rob Senderoff's path to becoming the 24th Head Coach at Kent State
When Marcus Freeman preaches to his Kent State linebackers about becoming solid young men as well as solid football players this season, he's not just tossing out newly learned coach-speak.
Former Browns defensive back Raymond Jackson thought he'd found a clone of old teammate Courtney Brown on Wednesday at Kent State University's pro day.
Kent State’s athletic history dates back to 1913 when the first-ever sporting event took place. In the last 99 years, the university has been the home of incredible athletes and amazing teams. None have ever been quite like Dustin Kilgore, though
Free safety Lainhart (6 feet, 211 pounds) and inside linebacker Mixon (6-1, 240) both are considered late-round or free-agent NFL possibilities. The players have been working out at D1 Sports Training facility in Nashville, and they recently described what it is like to train for the football job of their dreams.
Flashes using chance at competing near home as motivation
If there was any doubt that Darrell Hazell was the right man for the job as Kent State's 20th football coach, consider this endorsement from Ted Ginn Jr.
By Craig, Sesker, USA Wrestling Dustin Kilgore spent two of the best months of his life this past summer on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula. He fished. He relaxed. And he enjoyed the beautiful scenery in the southeastern part of the state.
Good thing happen to good people. And with the way that the Lewistown High School media room was packed with well- wishers one can consider Lewistown wrestler Jake Schultz as one of those.
Monday’s Hall of Fame Luncheon Club meeting — with Kent Jim Thomas, Canton Repository- Kent State University Athletics Director Joel Nielsen as the featured speaker — was not a typical affair.
Tim Erjavec remembers a talk he had with his grandfather last year. Gene Erjavec told his grandson to be more assertive. If there's something in life you want, go get it, he said.
By Mike Perry- About a year ago Kent freshman defensive lineman Roosevelt Nix was playing out the string on his two-win Reynoldsburg High School season. Though his team was foundering, Nix was getting plenty of attention as one of the top defensive linemen in Ohio, scoring invites to the two main high school senior showcase all-star games…the North-South game and the Ohio-Pennsylvania Big 33 game in Hershey, Pa.
Marla Ridenour- Beacon Journal Sports: It was supposed to be Joshua Cribbs Day, but as usual, he reversed field.
Rodriquez Sherman is the only senior on an otherwise young and energetic squad.
New Orleans Saints Defensive Back Usama Young is focused on football. With one Super Bowl ring under his belt, Young is convinced the Saints are marching toward another championship season. Now in his fourth year in the NFL, the Kent State graduate is also focused on perfecting his game and helping others achieve their dreams.
Video interview with senior DB Brian Lainhart
Steve Megargee, Rivals.com The nation's leading active FBS career rusher stands only 5 feet 5 and has lived his entire life with just one kidney.
Men's Basketball junior forward Justin Greene sits down for an interview with Justin Greene
Keene Swamp Bats center-fielder Ben Klafczynski is probably the only person in New Hampshire who can say they've won a home run derby at Progressive Field, home of the Cleveland Indians.
Isaac Charette Record Courier Feature
Carla Brookbank-Schaal was a featured pitcher and hitter for the Akron Racers from 1999-2000. The Green, Ohio native currently resides with her husband, Bob and her four boys Jack (6 ½), Nick (5), Mike (3 ½) and Luke (20 mos.) while serving as a full-time MOM, part-time nurse practitioner and part-time softball instructor through her company Brookbank Fastpitch.
Multiple Kent State student-athletes and athletic trainers helped various local community groups April 17 as part of the National Day of Service.
The U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Detroit held a memorial service June 9 for Lt. Jack C. Rittichier, who died June 9, 1968 during the Vietnam War while attempting to rescue a downed Marine pilot.
Bradley Recognized For Brave Battle
Nick Nemeth Featured in Rio Rancho Observer
Brandon Parks may be on the verge of following the footsteps of Antonio Gates and becoming the next Kent State mens basketball player to make the unconventional leap to the National Football League.
Chelsea and Julie Sickel: How well do you know your sister?
The 2010 Kent State Men's Track and Field team looks to capture their second straight indoor MAC title in less than four weeks. As the team prepares to take on the challenge after winning their first ever men's indoor championship in 2009, the help of returning athletes including, high jumper Dean Wood of New South Wales, Australia, know what it will take to earn the victory.
Making the transition from high school to college is never an easy task. Moving out of state and meeting a group of people that you see and work with everyday is an even bigger challenge -- unless you are Kent State womens basketball player Taisja Jones who has had to conquer that feat twice.
Akron Beacon Journal Article on the Kent State Men's Cross Country Team
Senior soccer standout Catharine Marosszeky's relationship with hometown friend Elaine Hurst has grown over the years, and both have learned more about life and themselves for it.
The varsity athletic teams at Kent State will be performing lip sync and dance routines at the 10th annual Jock Jams fundraiser at 7:00 p.m. Tues., April 17th in the Cartwright Hall Auditorium. All proceeds from Jock Jams will be donated to the American Cancer Society and Walls Elementary School.
Help support Judy Devine by watching the video and sharing it with your friends. The video submission with the most views between April 9, and April 23 wins the prize.
If you are interested in joining the Cheerleading & Stunt Team or in becoming the next Flash, come by Risman Plaza on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 2:30-5 p.m.