Kent State (5-4) at Xavier (6-2)
Time: 4 p.m. today.
Where: Cintas Center in Cincinnati.
TV/radio: Fox Sports Ohio; WHLO (640-AM).
Notes: The Golden Flashes are looking to snap a two-game losing streak in a tough game at Xavier. Against Bucknell, Chris Evans and Randal Holt were held to a combined 11 points. They had been averaging 33.2 points per game. … Xavier had won three in a row before falling to Vanderbilt in overtime Thursday night 66-64. The Musketeers have been led by standout freshman guard Semaj Christon, who is averaging 15.4 points, six assists and 1.3 steals this season.
— Ryan Lewis