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Kent State: NCAA Tournament Team History - # 9, Midwest

# 9 Kent State- Midwest Region 2008 NCAA Basketball Tournament (March Madness)
Nickname: Golden Flashes
Conference: Mid-American
Record: 28-6 on the year /13-3 in Mid-American Conference
Coach: Jim Christian (6 years)
Key Player: Junior G. Al Fisher, 14.0 PPG, 4.1 APG, 41.1 FG %, 82.9 FT%, 31.7 3PT%
2008 Tournament: Number 9 Seed, Midwest, Plays #5 Clemson (24-9) in first round

Tournament History: 4 Appearances / 4-4 (.50) Overall Record
Highest Finish: 3-1 (2002)
Highest Seed: # 9 (2008)

Latest Appearance: 2006, Number 12 seed, West Region
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Won: None
Lost: # 5 Pittsburgh 64-79
Coach: Jim Christian

2002: Number 10 seed, South Region
Record: 3-1, Elite Eight
Won: # 7 Oklahoma State 69-61, #2 Alabama 71-58, #3 Pittsburgh 78-73
Lost: # 5 Indiana 69-81
Coach: Stan Heath

2001: Number 13 seed, West Region
Record: 1-1, Round of 32
Won: # 4 Indiana 77-73
Lost: # 5 Cincinnati 43-66
Coach: Gary Waters

2001: Number 13 seed, West Region
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Won: None
Lost: # 6 Temple 54-61
Coach: Gary Waters

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