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Inconsistent Kent State can close season on upswing with win over rival Akron
Roller coasters representing the Kent State and Akron men's basketball teams will make their final regular-season stops tonight at JAR Arena.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Join the Crowd - Predicting the MAC Men's Tournament Semifinals
It was high fives all around when the Rockets upset the Zips at the JAR - but can they repeat at the Q? - Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports Hundreds of your votes have been cast, and we may or may not have paid attention to any of them.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
MAC Men's Basketball Roundup: Suddenly surging Akron rolls past Buffalo
Quincy Diggs scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half to keep Akron's hopes of sharing a Mid-American Conference East championship alive by beating Buffalo 83-71 on Tuesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Men's Basketball: Buffalo Bulls v Akron Zips Instant Reactions
A lifeless 83-71 loss to the Zips on the road that was not as close as the score looks has Bulls fans looking ahead to Senior Day on Saturday.
Akron, Kent State hope to avoid home upsets - local college hoops this morning
Home can be bittersweet in the Mid-American Conference this season and Akron and Kent State are evidence of that.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Scoring Lulls Cost Falcons in 57-47 Road Loss to Akron
The Bowling Green State University Falcons' defense held Akron to 39.7 percent shooting, yet struggled to find any type of offensive flow in a 57-47 road loss at the James A. Rhodes Arena in Akron, Ohio on Saturday night in a late season MAC East clash.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Treadwell, Akron rally past Bowling Green 57-47
Demetrius Treadwell scored 17 points and reached 1,000 career points as Akron opened a three-game homestand with a 57-47 victory over Bowling Green on Saturday.
Demetrius Treadwell lifts Akron Zips past Bowling Green, 57-47
Demetrius Treadwell scored 15 of his game-high 17 points in the second half Saturday and Akron pulled away late to take a 57-47 victory over Bowling Green in Mid-American Conference action.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Cleveland State tunes up for tournament; Kent State, Akron have work...
With the major work done, Cleveland State looks to get itself ready for Horizon League Tournament action in the final game of the regular season Saturday at Valparaiso.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Zips fall to RedHawks 65-61 for third consecutive loss
Miami University guard Will Sullivan couldn't miss in the first half Wednesday night against the University of Akron.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Felder's block saves game for Miami
With Miami nursing a 62-61 lead, Felder bolted from under the basket to swat away a runner by Akron's Quincy Diggs with four seconds left, and the RedHawks held on for a gritty 65-61 victory over Akron on Wednesday at Millett Hall.
Akron, Kent State need big wins; Cleveland State gets one - local college hoops this morning
Cleveland State sophomore Anton Grady, here against Valparaiso, makes the big play against Youngstown State to lock up second place for the Vikings.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Miami University RedHawks
RedHawks Battle Zips Wednesday at Millett
Miami hosts Akron Wednesday, February 26 - 7 p.m. Millett Hall - Oxford, Ohio Live Video Stream: Miami All-Access on www.MURedHawks.com Radio: Miami IMG Sports Network REDHAWKS WRAP UP HOME STRETCH WITH AKRON ON WEDNESDAY: Miami concludes a three-game home stretch hosting Akron at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 26. Miami snapped a five-game skid with a ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
MAC Men's Basketball Player's of the Week: Week 15
As you can see Javon McCrea's tentacles allow him to beat opponents' outstretched arms to the basket.
MAC basketball title will come down to wire for Zips
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Q-Gazing: Predicting the Entire MAC Postseason - To Cleveland and Beyond
Q-gazing loves to examine past trends to help predict future results, but this week we're taking a brief break before gearing up for the big final push.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Dambrot: Zips - showed quit' against Bobcats
Both the University of Akron and Ohio University entered Rhodes Arena nursing aches and pains, but only one played like it.
Late first-half surge pushes Ohio past Akron 66-50
Jon Smith scored 16 points on 8-of-9 shooting and hauled in 12 rebounds to help Ohio push past Akron 66-50 on Saturday night.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Resurgence of Quincy Diggs Has the Zips In the Hunt For Another MAC Championship
Quincy Diggs missed the entire 2012-2013 season, but has returned this season and become a spark plug for the Akron Zips as they chase another MAC Championship title.
Zips basketball: Limping Akron prepares for aching Ohio
The University of Akron men's basketball team and their counterparts from Ohio University might want to keep gurneys close by during their 6 p.m. clash Saturday at Rhodes Arena.