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.


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

Programs by season


Season/Date Opponent Venue
September 4 at Cincinnati Nippert Stadium


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

Media guides and yearbook by season

Media guides

1980s 1982
2000s 2003 • 2005
2010s 2019
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 • Rynearson Stadium