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 .
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.
Akron uses second-half surge to beat Detroit 79-60
AKRON , Ohio (AP) -- Demetrius Treadwell ..... Nyles Evans contributed 17 points to lift Akron past Detroit 79-60 Wednesday night. The Zips (5-2) overcame a 30-21 halftime ..... finished 36.1 percent from the field to Akron 's 48.1 shooting percentage. Kretzer ..... Diggs added 10 with seven assists for the Zips . Anton Wilson paced the Titans with
Ohio recruiting roundup
covered with the full lists of recruiting classes from the state of Ohio as they become available. Akron Zips 13 players signed on to be future Zips today. BGSU Falcons Bowling Green nabbed 17 players in their 2014 recruiting class. Cincinnati
Akron repels late surge to beat Coppin State 77-66
victory over Coppin State on Tuesday night. Akron (7-5) built a 42-27 halftime advantage ..... Forsythe answered with two free throws for Akron and Quincy Diggs followed with a 3-pointer to put the Zips up 63-51 with 5:17 to go. Akron stayed comfortably in front for the remainder