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Walker, De La Rosa lead Kent St. over Youngstown St. 111-78

AKRON, Ohio (AP) Jaylin Walker and Adonis De La Rosa scored 20 points apiece as Kent State beat Youngstown State 111-78 in a season opener for both teams Saturday night.

Jalen Avery added 14 points with eight rebounds and five assists for Golden Flashes. Danny Pippen had 13 points and eight rebounds and Desmond Ridenour chipped in 12 points. Kent State averaged 55 percent shooting overall - compared to 38 percent for YSU - and had a 57-41 rebounding edge.

Kent State had a 46-41 edge at the break but pulled away in the second half on a 16-8 run capped by a Pippen dunk to take a 62-49 lead early in the period. Later, Walker, De La Rosa, Avery and Taishaun Johnson contributed to a 9-2 run that extended the Golden Flashes lead to 84-55 with 9:08 to play and they cruised from there.

Cameron Morse finished with 19 points, three rebounds, four assist and three steals for the Penguins.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Kent St. 1-0 4665111
home team logo Youngstown St. 0-1 413778
Team Stats
away team logo Kent St. 1-0 75.2 PPG 39.2 RPG 13.0 APG
home team logo Youngstown St. 0-1 75.5 PPG 41.2 RPG 14.0 APG
Key Players
23
J. Walker 21.6 PPG 5.7 RPG 2.1 APG 38.7 FG%
3
D. Quisenberry 13.8 PPG 2.9 RPG 3.8 APG 41.0 FG%
Top Scorers
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PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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