Short-handed Akron routed by No. 5 seed VCU 88-42

Akron knew it would be short-handed in the NCAA tournament, playing without suspended point guard Alex Abreu. The Zips had no idea, though, just how hindered they would be against VCU because of bouts with the flu and one player's bad back. The Rams set an NCAA tournament record that stood for about an hour, throttling Akron 88-42 on Thursday night for the largest victory by a...
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March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Akron G pleads not guilty to charges

Akron's special season has hit a stunning snag. Zips starting point guard Alex Abreu pleaded not guilty to trafficking and possession of marijuana on Friday, hours before his teammates played rival Kent State in their regular-season finale - on senior night - without the junior floor general and inspirational leader. Abreu has been suspended indefinitely, pending the outcome of...
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March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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