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Akron crumbles, WMU rallies for MAC semifinal win

CLEVELAND -- 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 of their Friday night MAC semifinal against top-seeded Western Michigan -- then completely crumbled over the next 15. It took overtime for Western Michigan to finish the job -- a banked in 3-pointer from well beyond...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 4 Akron beats No. 5 Ohio 83-77 in MAC tourney

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Demetrius Treadwell scored 19 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead No. 4 seed Akron to an 83-77 quarterfinal-round victory over fifth-seeded Ohio in the Mid-American Conference tournament Thursday. Akron faces No. 1 seed Western Michigan in the semifinal round Friday. This is the 9th straight year the Zips have reached the semifinals. Quincy Diggs led Akron...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo beats Akron 96-90, ties for MAC lead

Joshua Freelove scored a career-high 21 points and Javon McCrea and Jarod Oldham added 20 apiece as Buffalo held off Akron 96-90 on Wednesday. The Bulls (15-8, 9-4, Mid-American Conference) shot 63.3 percent to move into a tie with the Zips (17-9, 9-4) atop the East Division standings. McCrea, who moved within 19 points of the school career scoring record, also had 13 rebounds...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Western Michigan pulls ahead of Akron 57-54

David Brown scored 17 points and Western Michigan pulled ahead in the final 2 minutes to beat Akron 57-54 on Wednesday night. Akron (16-8, 8-3 Mid-American) led by eight at halftime. The Broncos tied the score midway through the second half after Shane Whittington scored five-straight points. Western Michigan (15-8, 8-3) did not take back the lead for the first time since a 4-2...
Via AP on Fox
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Diggs' basket lifts Akron over Bowling Green 65-63

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) -- Quincy Diggs hit a game-winning long-range jumper with 2.3 seconds left as Akron hung on to beat Bowling Green 65-63 on Sunday. Bowling Green's Jehvon Clarke had tied the game with 9.9 seconds remaining after he banked in a 3-pointer from straight away. Diggs finished with 14 points for Akron (16-7, 8-2 Mid-American Conference) and Demetrius Treadwell...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Diggs' basket lifts Akron over Bowling Green 65-63

Quincy Diggs hit a game-winning long-range jumper with 2.3 seconds left as Akron hung on to beat Bowling Green 65-63 on Sunday. Bowling Green's Jehvon Clarke had tied the game with 9.9 seconds remaining after he banked in a 3-pointer from straight away. Diggs finished with 14 points for Akron (16-7, 8-2 Mid-American Conference) and Demetrius Treadwell added 12 and 10 rebounds....
Via AP on Fox
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron beats Central Michigan 82-74

Quincy Diggs scored 19 points and had four steals as Akron beat Central Michigan 82-74 on Saturday night. Demetrius Treadwell - who led the team with 14 rebounds - and Jake Kretzer each added 15 points for the Zips (13-6, 5-1 Mid-American Conference). Reggie McAdams came off the bench to put up 11 points. Diggs sank a jumper and a 3-pointer in the final minute of the first period...
Via AP on Fox
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron wins fifth straight, tops Miami (Ohio) 59-52

Demetrius Treadwell scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Akron topped Miami (Ohio) 59-52 on Wednesday night for its fifth straight victory. Akron (11-5, 3-0 Mid-American Conference) trailed nearly the entire first half but took the lead early in the second and never fell behind again, leading by as many as 11 with less than 3 1/2 minutes remaining. Miami (5-9, 1-2) cut the...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron wins fifth straight, tops Miami (Ohio) 59-52

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Demetrius Treadwell scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Akron topped Miami (Ohio) 59-52 on Wednesday night for its fifth straight victory. Akron (11-5, 3-0 Mid-American Conference) trailed nearly the entire first half but took the lead early in the second and never fell behind again, leading by as many as 11 with less than 3 minutes remaining. Miami (5...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron outlasts Ohio in double OT

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) -- Quincy Diggs scored 20 points, including the final basket in both overtime sessions, as Akron beat Ohio 83-80 on Sunday night. Diggs scored nine points during the extra time for Akron (10-5, 2-0 MAC). Diggs made the deciding basket of the game with 34 seconds left. Ohio's Stevie Taylor then missed a 3-pointer, but Akron's Nyles Evans missed both free throws with...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Diggs comes up big; Akron beats Ohio 83-80 in 2OTs

Quincy Diggs scored 20 points, including the final basket in both overtime sessions, as Akron beat Ohio 83-80 on Sunday night. Diggs scored nine points during the extra time for Akron (10-5, 2-0 MAC). Diggs made the deciding basket of the game with 34 seconds left. Ohio's Stevie Taylor then missed a 3-pointer, but Akron's Nyles Evans missed both free throws with 14 seconds...
Via AP on Fox
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron holds off Ball State 72-68

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) -- Quincy Diggs scored 21 points and Akron held on to defeat Ball State 72-68 in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams Wednesday night. Chris Bond made a 3-pointer for Ball State with 2.7 seconds remaining to cut the difference to three, 71-68. Akron's Nick Harney made one free throw and the Cardinals missed a long 3-point attempt to close out the...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron repels late surge to beat Coppin State 77-66

Reggie McAdams scored 16 points and made 4 of 8 from 3-point range to lead Akron to a 77-66 victory over Coppin State on Tuesday night. Akron (7-5) built a 42-27 halftime advantage and maintained its lead between 12 and 18 until Coppin State used an 8-0 run to close within 58-51 with 6:30 to play. Pat Forsythe answered with two free throws for Akron and Quincy Diggs followed with...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Akron repels late surge to beat Coppin State 77-66

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Reggie McAdams scored 16 points and made 4 of 8 from 3-point range to lead Akron to a 77-66 victory over Coppin State on Tuesday night. Akron (7-5) built a 42-27 halftime advantage and maintained its lead between 12 and 18 until Coppin State used an 8-0 run to close within 58-51 with 6:30 to play. Pat Forsythe answered with two free throws for Akron and Quincy...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Akron uses second-half surge to beat Detroit 79-60

Demetrius Treadwell had 22 points with 13 rebounds and Nyles Evans contributed 17 points to lift Akron past Detroit 79-60 Wednesday night. The Zips (5-2) overcame a 30-21 halftime deficit, opening the second half on a 9-0 run as Evans, Quincy Diggs and Reggie McAdams each hit 3-pointers to knot up the score. Akron continued the surge, moving out to a 60-42 lead with 9:23 remaining...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Akron surges late, puts away Oral Roberts 74-64

Quincy Diggs scored 19 points and Demetrius Treadwell had 18 with 11 rebounds as Akron put away Oral Roberts 74-64 Monday night. The Zips (4-2) broke a 52-all tie midway through the second half as Reggie McAdams drained two 3-pointers. Oral Roberts (5-6) cut the deficit to two after a Shawn Glover dunk, but Akron surged away from there with a 14-4 run capped off by a dunk from...
Via AP on Fox
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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