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Jimond Ivey and Daniel Utomi answer questions during Media Day at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Young Zips Basketball Team Prep for Season

Zips look to defeat Dayton under leadership of new Head Coach, John Groce
By Erika Newcome, Sports, Arts and Entertainment Editor November 20, 2017

Under the leadership of Head Coach John Groce, The University of Akron Men’s Basketball team is set to return to the court on Saturday, Nov. 25 as they travel to Dayton to compete against the Flyers...

Hannah Plybon netted 23 on Saturday, but the Zips fell short

Women’s hoops falls short against FGCU

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] November 23, 2015

Despite the performances of Hannah Plybon and Anita Brown, The University of Akron women’s basketball team fell to the Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) Eagles, 82-64 on Saturday. at the James A....

Aaron Jackson (11) in action against Hiram.

Zips shoot their way past Razorbacks, 88-80

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] November 18, 2015

The University of Akron men’s basketball team had five players score in double figures and never trailed in the game as they defeated a Southeastern Conference team for the second time in as many seasons...

Pat Forsythe (35) goes in for 2 of his 9 points against Cleveland State

Men’s basketball beats Cleveland State, 65-53

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] November 15, 2015

The University of Akron men's basketball team used a good first half to establish a big lead, then held on to defeat the Cleveland State Vikings 65-53 in the late game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Doubleheader...

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