KENT, Ohio (AP) Malique Jacobs scored 17 points as Kent State beat Bowling Green 87-64 on Tuesday night.

Jacobs also had six rebounds, seven assists, and seven steals for the Golden Flashes (19-5, 9-2 Mid-American Conference). Chris Payton added 14 points shooting 6 of 6, grabbed six rebounds blocked three shots. Cli'Ron Hornbeak recorded 14 points and was 5 of 7 shooting and 4 of 6 from the free throw line.

The Falcons (10-14, 4-7) were led in scoring by Kaden Metheny, who finished with 19 points. Leon Ayers III added 13 points for Bowling Green.


Kent State plays Friday against Buffalo on the road, while Bowling Green visits Ball State on Saturday.


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