Game Day: Golden Flashes Prepare to Make History

Excitement is building as the Kent State University men's basketball team gets ready to take on UCLA tonight in the first round of the NCAA tournament’s South Regional.

Last night kicked off with a press conference and open practice at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California. Players also met with fans as the Golden Flashes continued to prepare for their first NCAA men’s basketball tournament in nine years.

Tip off tonight is 9:57 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). The game is broadcast on truTV and streamed on  For other ways to watch and listen to the game, visit Kent State Sports.

If you are looking for a place to watch the game, the Kent State University Student Center is hosting a Hoopin' at the Hub watch party beginning at 9:30 p.m.

POSTED: Friday, March 17, 2017 11:15 AM
Updated: Tuesday, January 31, 2023 06:21 AM