The Buchtelite

Zips begin MAC play against Miami (OH)

September 27, 2012

Written by: D.J. Johnson Over the past three years, week five of the college football season has been a time of desperation and hopelessness for the Akron football program. This season, however, the Zips (1-3) may be carried into Mid-American Conference play on the momentum of their nonconference sc...

Zips fight hard, but fall to Tennessee

September 25, 2012

Written by: D.J. Johnson Rarely, if ever, can a team take consolation in a loss. Saturday may have been the exception for the Zips, as they went stride-for-stride with the Tennessee Volunteers until the middle of the fourth quarter. The 47-26 loss, at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, was hardly a blo...