Trayion Durham ran for two of Kent State's four second-half touchdowns in the Golden Flashes' 35-3 win over Akron on Saturday.
Leading 6-3, Freddy Cortez kicked a 46-yard field goal for the Golden Flashes (4-6, 3-3 Mid-American Conference) late in the second quarter.
Kent State then got a 1-yard touchdown run from Durham, a 6-yard touchdown pass from Spencer Keith to Tim Erjavec and another 1-yard score from Durham to go up 29-3 at the end of the third quarter.
Jacquise Terry capped the Golden Flashes' scoring on an 11-yard run with 9:10 remaining.
Durham finished with 107 yards on 24 carries, as Kent State outgained Akron 265-58 on the ground.
The Zips (1-9, 0-6) were held to just 223 yards of total offense in their fifth straight loss.
Keith finished with 115 yards and two touchdowns on 11 of 16 passing.