Kent State to Take on Indiana as +4.5 Underdog - 2023 NCAA Tournament

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Tony Caliente
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Akron, Ohio is home to the Zips in college basketball and Kent State is a mere 20 minutes outside the city.  The Zips failed to make it into this year's Big Dance despite a solid effort. Kent State was set to play Indiana Friday night as a +4.5 dog.


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Kent State vs. Indiana Hot and Cold Trends

  • Golden Flashes are 4-0 Against The Spread in their last 4 neutral site games.
  • Golden Flashes are 14-5-1 ATS in their last 20 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
  • Golden Flashes are 27-11-1 ATS in their last 39 games following a straight up win.
  • Golden Flashes are 34-15-2 ATS in their last 51 games overall.
  • Hoosiers are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.

Kent State Men's NCAA Tournament History

NCAA tournament Elite Eight


NCAA tournament Sweet Sixteen


NCAA tournament round of 32

2001, 2002

NCAA tournament appearances

1999, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2017, 2023

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