Akron outlasts Ohio in classic overtime battle

Very rarely does a game billed as one of the best matchups in conference history live up to the hype, but this game was everything and then some. In a clash between the Mid-American Conference’s top two teams, it was No. 1 Akron who outlasted No. 2 Ohio 88-81 in overtime. The victory all but…

Ohio and Akron gear up for battle of the MAC’s best

Coach Jim Christian knows just how big Wednesday’s game is. “It’s no bigger than any other big game in college basketball: Oklahoma-Oklahoma St, Duke and North Carolina.” Akron will visit the Convocation Center with first place in the MAC on the line. The teams have a combined for only conference loss this season. “It’s a…