Where: Dix Stadium in Kent, Ohio
Coaches: Iowa State's Paul Rhoads (first season, 1-1) and Kent State's Doug Martin (6th year, 19-39)
Last Meeting: 2008 (result: Iowa State 48 Kent State 28)
All-Time Series Record: Iowa State leads 5-1
Kent State Players In Focus:
Offensive Player: Freshman Tyshon Goode is already their leading wide receiver with 10 catches for 110 yards.
Defensive Player: Junior free safety Brian Lainhart has eight interceptions in the last nine games.
GAME PREDICTION: Iowa State 23-17