The Buchtelite

Zips athletics: a year in review

April 30, 2013

DJ Johnson The end of the 2012-13 school year is on the horizon as graduation lingers for a select group of us. Over the last four years I have had the opportunity to cover a variety of teams here at UA, highlighted by the men’s basketball and football teams. While the athletic department as a whole conti...

A look at diversity and Akron athletics

February 14, 2013

Todd Christenson The Rubber Bowl and Memorial Hall were the two places where everyone gathered to see Ron Tyson play football or Don Williams play basketball. The feeling was electric inside the football stadium starting in the early ’60s. Torrential downpours or a blizzard could not keep the stu...