The Akron Zips fired head coach Terry Bowden on Sunday and could be moving quickly towards hiring their next head football coach. First reported by Kyle Kelly of The Carroll News, former John Carroll and current University of Tennessee at Chattanooga head coach Tom Arth is the leading candidate to be the next head coach … Continue reading Tom Arth to Akron?
Akron has fired football head coach Terry Bowden after seven seasons with the program according to Yahoo Sports. Bowden was 35-52 (23-33 against the MAC) during his tenure at Akron but no doubt he's leaving the program in a better spot than it was when he took it over. He was hired in December of … Continue reading Akron Zips fire Terry Bowden
Akron takes on Morgan State at InfoCision Stadium on Saturday, one week after the season opener was canceled due to weather conditions in Nebraska. We’ll get our first look at quarterback Kato Nelson. The sophomore quarterback is coming off an impressive season last year. Nelson stepped in for injured quarterback Thomas Woodson last season and … Continue reading Akron Zips keys to victory
Zips football is back this Saturday when they head to Nebraska to take on the Cornhuskers on FOX at 8 PM. Akron won the MAC East division title last season and it wasn’t expected. Kato Nelson had stepped in for injured quarterback Thomas Woodson against Ohio. Nelson led the Zips to a 37-34 victory as … Continue reading Akron vs Nebraska preview
The 2017-2018 season is underway for the Akron Zips and through five games they sit at 3-2. One player who has made an impact like no other is Akron's 6'6 215 pound guard Daniel Utomi. Utomi is averaging 22 PPG, 6.8 RPG along with 1.8 APG. From the field Utomi is shooting the ball very … Continue reading Introducing Akron Zips guard Daniel Utomi
The Toledo Rockets (11-2) are the 2017 Mid-American Conference Champions in football after defeating the Akron Zips (7-6) 45-28 in a game that was never that close. It's Toledo's 11th MAC Championship in school history. Logan Woodside threw for 307 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions and completed passes to nine different in his final conference game … Continue reading Toledo defeats Akron 45-28 to win MAC Championship
The Mid-American Conference Championship takes place on Saturday afternoon in Detroit, Michigan as the Toledo Rockets (10-2) take on the Akron Zips (7-5). The two teams met up earlier this season on October 21st with the Rockets dominating the Zips in a 48-21 blowout. Now the two teams are facing off once again with a … Continue reading MAC Championship Preview: Toledo vs Akron
https://twitter.com/GoodmanESPN/status/849357262950989825 The Akron Zips basketball program will soon have a new leader. Former Illinois and Ohio head coach John Groce is reportedly close to becoming the next head coach at the University of Akron. The 45 year old was recently fired from Illinois after five years with the program, compiling 95-75 overall record but a … Continue reading Akron to hire John Groce