Good to be a Kent State fan this week
Kent State's athletic program is a proud one this week too.
Wrestler Dustin Kilgore (38-2) became the school's first national champion on Saturday in Philadelphia when he pinned Oklahoma State's Clayton Foster despite trailing at the time, 5-1.
The men's basketball program, despite losing the MAC tournament championship game to Akron, has made the quarterfinals of the NIT and is one win away from advancing to the semifinals at Madison Square Garden.
The Golden Flashes play at Colorado on Tuesday at 9 p.m.
- Mark Podolski