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Kent St Golden Flashes vs. Akron Zips Pick Prediction NCAA College Basketball Odds Preview 3-7-2014

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The Kent St Shockers will travel in MAC conference action as they battle the Akron Zips in an NCAA college basketball game on Friday night. Start time from Akron is slated for 7PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPN2 TV. The current wagering odds from this contest have the home side Akron Zips favored by --6 1/2 points. Kent St has lost three of four games to fall to 16-14 with the 83-61 home victory on Tuesday to the Miami Ohio Redhawks as a -6 point wagering favorite. The game total went under 137 points. Kent St has a true road record this season of 5-7 straight up. In their recent road games in the MAC the club has wins at Miami Ohio and Ohio with losses at Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan and Bowling Green. The Golden Flashes has had offensive struggles this year as they shoot just 43.2% from the floor. Akron has won two straight to improve to 19-11 with the 83-71 home victory on Tuesday to the Buffalo Bulls as a -1 ½ point wagering favorite. The game total went over 135 ½ points. The Zips are 12-2 straight up on their home court this season. In their recent home games against MAC competition the team has wins against Eastern Michigan, Northern Illinois, Bowling Green and Buffalo with a loss to rival Ohio by 16 points. Akron has struggled in many offensive areas. They hit on 63% of their free throws ranking 344th in the nation.