President Barack Obama attending Akron basketball game?
President can't wait to watch the Akron Zips . Or something like that. Akron opens play in the Diamond Head ..... in front of the president, Akron coach Keith Dambrot said the most famous person to watch the Zips play was LeBron James, who
VCU crushes Akron
Shaka Smart's (5) Rams set sights on Michigan following 88-42 rout of the (12) Zips .
Who will rule the MAC in 2014?
in the Football Championship Subdivision. ON THE RISE?: Akron had lost 19 straight conference games before winning four of ..... season -- a breakthrough that was perhaps foreshadowed by the Zips ' near-upset of Michigan in September. Eight offensive starters ..... of finish: EAST -- 1. Bowling Green, 2. Buffalo, 3. Akron , 4. Kent State, 5. Ohio, 6. Miami (OH), 7. Massachusetts
Harney leaving Akron for Div. II school
contributor to three very good University of Akron teams over the last three seasons, will ..... 8 points and 3.4 rebounds over his Akron career, with his best season coming as the Zips won the MAC regular season and tournament ..... rules. Harney was listed as a senior by Akron last season; he was a fourth-year student
Akron crumbles, WMU rallies for MAC semifinal win
For the first time in eight years, Akron will not play for the Mid-American Conference tournament title. The Zips completely dominated the first 30 minutes ..... fifth-year big man Shayne Whittington. Akron scored last in regulation and first in overtime but still couldn't close. The Zips looked like a team that moved past a ..... suspensions and inconsistency plagued Akron all season -- and the Zips couldn't finish what they started Friday
Purdue routs Akron 84-55 in women's tourney
of the second half and never let the Zips get closer than 14. Akron came into the game with 16 wins in 17 ..... s No. 9 scoring offense. But the Zips sure didn't live up to the billing ..... nerves or Purdue's defensive focus, Akron 's shooters never really get in sync ..... deficit for even the usually efficient Zips . Akron shot just 31.1 percent from the field
Western Michigan stuns Akron 64-60 in OT
point deficit in the second half to stun Akron 64-60 in the semifinals of the Mid ..... championship for the first time since 2004. Akron appeared to have an eighth straight trip ..... for WMU. Demetrius Treadwell led the Zips (21-12) 15 points. Akron made just 6 of 16 free throws.
Rivalry Week: Akron /Kent State
What pop and everybody and welcome to rivalry weeks presented by AT and seed we are talking about. The grant the zips is taking on the Kent state golden flash what is that rivalry trophy. It is wagon the first meeting was in 1946. But Matt ..... do with a wagon you open up. Like claim jumper restaurant. For a long ride or something like that either way both teams Akron area intent especially. Having a good season. That'll do it for this edition of rivalry weeks presented by AT&T. TheFor a long ride or something like that either way both teams Akron area intent especially. Having a good season. That'll do it for this edition of rivalry weeks presented by AT&T. The next time.
Late first-half surge pushes Ohio past Akron 66-50
in 12 rebounds to help Ohio push past Akron 66-50 on Saturday night. The Bobcats ..... 14 points and Nick Kellogg added 11. Akron (17-10, 9-5) stumbled through a ..... 3-pointer, jumper and a layup. The Zips crawled back to pull within three, but ..... the win, the Bobcats are now tied with Akron for second place in the East Division
Treadwell, Akron rally past Bowling Green 57-47
AKRON , Ohio (AP) Demetrius Treadwell scored 17 points and reached 1,000 career points as Akron opened a three-game homestand with a 57-47 victory over ..... buckets to tie up the game at 32 with 12:14 remaining. The Zips (18-11, 10-6) answered, outscoring Bowling Green by