Kent State Golden Flashes

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The Kent State Golden Flashes are the athletic teams that represent Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. The university fields 19 varsity athletic teams in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) at the Division I level with football competing in the Football Bowl Subdivision. Kent State is a full member of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) and has been part of the MAC East division since it was created in 1998. Official school colors are Kent State Blue and Kent State Gold.

Football

Kent State Golden Flashes college football
First Season
1920
Team History
Kent State Golden Flashes (1927-present)
Kent State Silver Foxes (1920-26)
Conference
Mid-American Conference (1951-present)
Ohio Athletic Conference (1932-50)
Independent (1920-31)
Venue
Dix Stadium (1969-present)
Memorial Stadium (1941-68)
Rockwell Field (1920-40)
Key People
Players • Coaches

Programs by season

1990s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1999
September 4 at Cincinnati Nippert Stadium

2000s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2005
September 3 at Michigan State Spartan Stadium

Media guides and yearbooks

Media guides

2000s 2003 • 2005
Mid-American Conference
East Division Akron Zips • Bowling Green Falcons • Buffalo Bulls • Kent State Golden Flashes • Miami RedHawks • Ohio Bobcats
West Division Ball State Cardinals • Central Michigan Chippewas • Eastern Michigan Eagles • Northern Illinois Huskies • Toledo Rockets • Western Michigan Broncos
Basketball Venues
Football Venues Doyt Perry Stadium
FBS Conferences American Athletic Conference • Atlantic Coast Conference • Big 12 Conference • Big Ten Conference • Conference USA • Mid-American Conference • Mountain West Conference • Pac-12 Conference • Southeastern Conference • Sun Belt Conference
FCS Conferences Big Sky Conference • Big South Conference • Colonial Athletic Association • Ivy League • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference • Missouri Valley Football Conference • Northeast Conference • Ohio Valley Conference • Patriot League • Pioneer Football League • Southern Conference • Southland Conference • Southwestern Athletic Conference
Other Conferences Current: Big East Conference • West Coast Conference
Former: Big Eight Conference