Kent State vs. Akron game moved to February 19th on ESPNU


The game, originally scheduled for February 20th, has been picked up by ESPN for primetime viewing for February 19th at 6 p.m., as Kent State holds a slim lead over Akron in the battle for the MAC East. At the current, some bracketologists have Kent State representing the MAC in the NCAA Tournament, while Akron was a near unanimous preseason favorite in the East. Kent State will host the Zips, who have been closing the gap on the Flashes over the last few games.