Zips' Dambrot Reportedly Headed to DuquesneMultiple reports are saying Keith Dambrot will be leaving the University of Akron's basketball team to become the next head coach at Duquesne.
Kent State Beats Rival Akron 70-65 For MAC Title, NCAA BidJaylin Walker scored 30 points, Jimmy Hall added 19 and sixth-seeded Kent State earned its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2008 by beating rival Akron in the Mid-American Conference championship game Saturday night.
Akron Grabs Regular Season MAC Title In Win Over Kent StateJimond Ivey scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Akron pulled away in the last five minutes for 66-56 victory over Kent State on Friday night.
Akron Beats Buffalo, Clinches Share Of MAC TitleIsaiah Johnson scored 19 points and Akron clinched at least a share of its second consecutive Mid-American Conference title with an 89-83 victory over Buffalo on Friday night.
Terry Bowden Explains How He's Using LeBron James, Cavs As MotivationAkron Zips Football head coach Terry Bowden joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss his program going into 2016, how to replace eight starters and stay competitive in division 1, how he's using LeBron James and the Cavs as motivation, using the Bowden name to recruit, and more.
Keith Dambrot: "Feel Bad For My Guys" After Loss To Ohio StateAkron Zips head basketball coach Keith Dambrot joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss his team's close loss to the Buckeyes in the first round of the NIT, what the near future holds for his program, and more.
Buffalo Wins Second Straight MAC TitleBlake Hamilton made a 3-pointer with 2 seconds left as Buffalo defended its Mid-American Conference title — and pulled off a rare double for the school — with a 64-61 win over Akron in the title game on Saturday night.
Top-Seeded Akron Holds Off Eastern Michigan In MAC OpenerIsaiah Johnson made a layup with 25.5 seconds left as top-seeded Akron rallied in the second half to beat Eastern Michigan 65-63 in the quarterfinals of the Mid-American Conference tournament on Thursday.
Zips Win First Bowl In School History, Defeat Utah State 23-31Robert Stein made three field goals and Jatavis Brown led a smothering defense as Akron earned its first victory in a bowl, a 23-21 over Utah State on Tuesday in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
University Of Akron Eliminates Baseball Program As Part Of $40 Million In CutsThe University of Akron has eliminated baseball from its intercollegiate athletics program.
Buffalo Advances To MAC Finals Over AkronXavier Ford scored 17 points with 11 rebounds and Buffalo overcame a foul-plagued performance by Mid-American Conference player of the year Justin Moss to beat Akron 68-59 on Friday night in the tournament semifinals.