Miaohio 25 27 52
Akron 24 35 59
Date of game: 1/15/2014

Recap: Akron vs. Miami-Ohio

Akron, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Behind 15 points and 10 rebounds from Demetrius Treadwell, the Akron Zips managed to fend off the Miami-Ohio RedHawks, 59-52, in a Mid-American Conference bout at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Treadwell shot 6-of-10 from the field for Akron (11-5, 3-0 MAC), which has won five in a row. Nick Harney came off the bench for the hosts to net 12 points on 4-of-4 from the floor.

For Miami-Ohio (5-9, 1-2), Will Felder led all scorers with 16 points, hauling in seven rebounds as well.

The RedHawks controlled much of the first half, leading by as many as seven, but they only carried a one-point lead into intermission, 25-24. Both teams shot 10-of-25 from the floor in the opening stanza.

Akron scored the first five points of the second half and never relinquished the lead from that point forward, shooting 11-of-23 from the field and 9-of-13 at the free-throw line in the final 20 minutes.

The Zips' bench outscored the RedHawks' reserves, 31-11.

Game Notes

Kelly looking to UNH for inspiration

When Tim Tebow was brought in to Philadelphia for a workout with the Eagles several weeks ago, the popular answer to the question "Why?" was largely that it was a public relations stunt.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Busch moving beyond his troubled past

Kurt Busch's win in Sunday's rain-delayed Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway was exactly what he needed after his recent NASCAR suspension and legal issues.

Top prospect Shane Ray cited for marijuana possession

Former Missouri defensive end/outside linebacker and highly-regarded prospect Shane Ray was cited for marijuana possession following a traffic violation early Monday morning.

Dodgers' McCarthy out for season

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Brandon McCarthy has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a UCL tear in his elbow.

NBA suspends Olynyk, Smith over Game 4 acts

The NBA suspended Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk one game over the play that resulted in a separated shoulder for Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love, who called the act intentional.

Karlsson, Subban, Doughty named Norris finalists

Ottawa's Erik Karlsson, Montreal's P.K. Subban and Los Angeles' Drew Doughty are the finalists for the James Norris Memorial Trophy, awarded to the NHL's top defenseman.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.