Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Manley, Kent State overwhelm Chicago State 92-63

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Devareaux Manley scored 20 points to lead a balanced Kent State offense in a 92-63 nonconference victory over Chicago State on Friday night.

Randal Holt added 15 points and Chris Evans 14 for the Golden Flashes (2-1), who got points from 12 players.

Kent State shot 60 percent (18 of 30) in the first half to take a 42-32 lead. The Cougars (1-2) helped Kent State along by committing 11 first-half turnovers.

Evans scored eight points and Holt six to lead an 18-6 Kent State run in the opening 6:07 of the second half to make it 60-38. The Golden Flashes continued to pad their advantage as Manley scored 15 of his points in the second half, including five 3-pointers in seven attempts. He was 6-of-8 behind the arc in the game.

Jeremy Robinson and Matt Ross scored 14 points each and Nate Duhon added 13 to pace Chicago State.

Share this post

Submit to FacebookSubmit to Google BookmarksSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn