Akron 30 42 16 88
Ohiou 41 31 9 81
Date of game: 2/27/2013

Recap: Ohio vs. Akron

Athens, OH (Sports Network) - Demetrius Treadwell recorded a team-high 21 points as the Akron Zips defeated the Ohio University Bobcats in overtime, 88-81, in a Mid-American Conference bout at the Convocation Center.

Alex Abreu was one assist shy of a double-double with 16 points for the Zips (23-4, 13-0 MAC) as they held on to first place in the MAC East Division. Jake Kretzer put up 19 points off the bench on a perfect night from 3-point range (5-of-5). Zeke Marshall contributed 16 points and seven boards for Akron, which extended the nation's longest win streak to 19 games.

For the Bobcats (20-8, 11-2), D.J. Cooper recorded a game-high 26 points, while Walter Offutt was one rebound shy of a double-double with 15 points. Travis Wilkins chipped in 12 points and Reggie Keely added 10 points, as Ohio lost its second game in a row.

Despite Akron jumping out to an early 9-0 lead, Ohio hit 14-of-25 from the floor in the first half, including 5-of-8 beyond the arc, en route to a 41-30 advantage at the break.

Akron came back in the second half, making 13-of-25 from the floor, including 6-of-10 from long range. With the Bobcats trailing by two in the waning seconds, Jon Smith connected on a layup at the buzzer to force overtime.

In the extra session, Ohio was held to a mere 1-of-5 from the floor. Akron made 3-of-7 from the field and sealed its fate with a 10-of-13 showing from the foul line to earn the victory.

Akron outscored Ohio in second chance points, 18-12.

Game Notes

Texas QB Ash out against BYU

Texas starting quarterback David Ash will not play in Saturday's game against BYU after sustaining a concussion in last weekend's season opener.

NASCAR News
Kyle Busch Motorsports drivers hit Canada

The series will run its 14th race of the season on Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. This will be the second time the series competes in Canada. One year ago, Chase Elliott won the inaugural truck race at this 2.459-mile, 10-turn road course. Wallace finished fourth.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.