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Kent State gymnastics 2024

Kent State gymnasts reached new heights this semester as they sweep competitions and set new team records.

Kent State vs. Notre Dame NCAA tournament

A spectacular season led the Golden Flashes women's basketball team to a MAC Championship win and a trip to NCAA March Madness.

Women's basketball greeted by fans as the board the bus to South Bend.

Flashes gathered on Thursday to give the Golden Flashes women's basketball team a spectacular send off as they boarded the bus for their first NCAA championship game against Notre Dame. 

Men's Basketball 2024 MAC Championship Game

The Kent State Golden Flashes men's basketball participated in their third consecutive season of MAC championship play. In a hard-fought final game, the Akron Zips narrowly outscored the Golden Flashes to advance to the NCAA championship playoffs. 

Women's Basketball 2024 MAC Champions

In a decisive victory over the University of Buffalo Bulls (78-60) the Kent State Golden Flashes Women's basketball team won the 2024 Mid-American Conference Championship.

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2024 MAC Men's Indoor Track and Field Champs

Kent State's Men's Indoor Track and Field team has won the Mid-American Conference Championship!

Golden Flashes gymnastics vs. NIU

The Kent State Golden Flashes gymnastics team posted a decisive win at home - capturing four event titles. 

Member of the Golden Flashers band at the Play4Kay game.

The Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center was filled with splashes of pink at the Play4Kay Golden Flashes women's basketball game. 

The parade of flags at International Night 2024

Tuesday's men's basketball game at home celebrated Kent State students from around the world with "International Night." 

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Ribbon-cutting for the new track at the Kent State Fieldhouse

There was an official ribbon-cutting for the new, high-tech running track that installed at the Kent State University Field House this summer.