5 hrs ago
A lot to look forward to for Akron Zips spring football game
The Akron Zips will have their spring football game, 1 p.m. Saturday, in InfoCision Stadium.
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14 hrs ago
'Hawks to host MAC East opponents
After stumbling last weekend, the Miami University softball team hosts Mid-American Conference opponents Ohio University and the University of Akron.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Uber, Lyft insurance questions; Canton massage parlor owner arrested; ...
Here are some of today's top headlines from around the area, including the owner of Canton massage parlor arrested on prostitution charges, the Ohio Department of Insurance spark insurance questions for Lyft and Uber in Cleveland and Stark sheriffs deputies are investigating the shooting of two horses.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
UA notebook: Zips trio weighing options for pro future
Three members of the University of Akron women's basketball team are looking toward life away from school that still includes basketball.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Akron Zips Basketball 2013-2013 Season Review
For the first time since the 2005-06 season, the Akron Zips failed to make the MAC Championship game, instead losing in the semis to the number one seed Western Michigan Broncos .
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Does any program want to be the face of Mid-American Conference basketball?
It was, by all accounts, a good year for Mid-American Conference basketball. The league had five teams finish with 20 wins for the season and seven finish at .500 or better.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Akron Zips aim for 2015 hoops season to be a repeat of 2013
'Recruit and Return' is the catch phrase being used as teams fall out of postseason play, particularly for NCAA Tournament 2014.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
The Indianapolis Star
Purdue routs Akron 84-55 in women's tourney
The Purdue Boilermakers players salute to their fans after defeating the Akron Zips in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at Mackey Arena.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
President Obama picks Zips to upset Purdue in women's NCAA Tournament
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Zips put talents on display for NFL scouts
As a handful of NFL scouts gathered nearby, stopwatches in hand, 11 University of Akron senior football players put their skills on display Friday morning at the Stile Athletics Field House in preparation for the upcoming NFL Draft in May. The players, featuring cornerback Malachi Freeman and offensive lineman Jarrod Pughsley, worked out for scouts ... (more)
Four years to become an overnight success for the Akron Zips
In typical Hollywood fashion, what looks like an overnight success story to their school's first NCAA Tournament appearance, is actually a long journey covering the last four seasons for five seniors from the Akron women's basketball team.
Journal and Courier
NCAA women's basketball tournament: Scouting Purdue vs. Akron
AKRON ZIPS Pos Ht Yr Pts Reb DiAndra Gibson F 5-11 So. 2.8 2.9 Rachel Tecca F 6-1 Sr. 22.2 9.5 Kacie Cassell G 5-4 Sr. 6.5 2.1 Hanna Luburgh G 5-10 Sr. 22.7 7.1 Hannah Plybon G 5-9 Fr.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Mastodons' 1st postseason to keep going
IPFW's Steve Forbes pulls down an offensive rebound in the first half of the Mastodons' win in the first round of the CIT on Wednesday at the Gates Center.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
2014 CIT Akron vs. IPFW: TV Listings, Streaming, Gametime, Odds & More
Akron - It was a slightly down year for the Zips in the regular season. Akron finished second in the MAC East and earned a 4-seed in the MAC Tournament.