Where: University Arena, Kalamazoo, MI
When: Saturday, January 18, 4:00 PM. ET.
The Western Michigan Broncos will be trying to snap their three-game losing streak when they take on the Kent State Golden Flashes on Saturday afternoon.
Golden Flashes Going For Fourth Win In Five GamesThe Golden Flashes had their three-game winning streak snapped by Miami (OH) in their last game and will try to bounce back from the loss with a win over the Broncos, which will give them their fourth win in their last five games.
3:02 2H | Kent State 69, CMU 65— Kent State Men's Basketball (@KentStMBB) January 11, 2020
Antonio Williams drives one in off the steal! pic.twitter.com/dk6jwc6r2r
Kent State has played well offensively, averaging 79.9 points per game. The team is shooting 46 percent from the field and 36 percent from three-point range. They finished with 74 points in their last game and will need to keep playing well offensively to give themselves a chance to win this game.
Troy Simons led the way for the Golden Flashes with 24 points and three rebounds. Anthony Roberts finished with 19 points and two rebounds, while Danny Pippen added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Golden Flashes.
Kent State has also played well defensively, holding opponents to 68.8 points per game. They gave up 74 points in their last game and will need to do a better job defensively if they want to pick up the win.
Broncos Going For Second Win In Six GamesThe Broncos have struggled over the past couple of weeks and have lost four of their last five games. They will be trying to snap their three-game losing streak and pick up their second win in their last six games when they take on the Golden Flashes.
Western Michigan has struggled offensively, averaging 68.1 points per game. The team is shooting 39 percent from the field and 38 percent from three-point range. They finished with 82 points in their last game and will need to keep playing well offensively if they want to get past Kent State.
Michael Flowers led the way for the Broncos with 28 points and four rebounds. Brandon Johnson finished with 18 points and six rebounds, while B. Artis White added 14 points and three assists for the Broncos.
Western Michigan has also struggled defensively, holding opponents to 75.1 points per game. They gave up 85 points in their last game and will need to play significantly better if they want to pick up the win.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Kent State is:
- 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against Western Michigan.
- 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games played on a Saturday.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Western Michigan is:
- 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games when playing at home against Kent State.