Where: Jack Trice Stadium
Coaches: Iowa State's Gene Chizik (second year, 4-9) and Kent State's Doug Martin (fifth year, 15-32).
Last Meeting: 2007 (result: Kent State 23-14).
All-Time Series Record: Iowa State leads 4-1
Iowa State's All-Time vs. MAC: 20-4
Offensive Leader: RB Eugene Jarvis-nation's leading returning rusher from last season. He was held to only 51 yards on 11 carries by Boston College last week.
Defensive Leader: LB Derek Burrell: 14 tackles last week against Boston College.
GAME PREDICTION: Iowa State 27-17