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Holt leads Kent State past Central Michigan 67-60
Tuesday, Jan 31, 2012

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP)—Randal Holt scored 23 points and Kent State used an early second-half surge to defeat Central Michigan 67-60 on Tuesday night.

Justin Greene and Chris Evans added 12 points apiece and Michael Porrini 10 for the Golden Flashes (15-6, 5-3 Mid-American), who won their third in a row and beat Central Michigan for the 11th straight time.

Austin McBroom scored 19 points to lead the Chippewas (7-14, 2-6), whose losing streak grew to six. Trey Zeigler added 17 points, and Andre Coimbra had 13 points, eight rebounds and four steals.

Kent State started the second half with a 7-0 run that turned a 32-32 tie into a 39-32 lead. After Coimbra hit a 3-pointer, Evans scored five points amid another 7-0 spurt that made it 46-35 with 14:21 left. The Golden Flashes led the rest of the way.

Kent State has won 27 straight against MAC West opponents.

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 Kent St.
Randal Holt Randal Holt
7-10,  23 Pts
1 Rebs, 2 Assists
 Cent. Michigan
Austin McBroom Austin McBroom
5-11,  19 Pts
3 Rebs, 2 Assists

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