Tom Arth to Akron?

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?

Toledo defeats Akron 45-28 to win MAC Championship

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

Akron to hire John Groce 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

Keith Dambrot leaves Akron for Duquesne In a moment that I never saw coming, Akron Zips basketball coach Keith Dambrot has reportedly accepted an offer to become the head coach at Duquesne. Dambrot has been the head coach at Akron since 2004, posting a 305-138 during his tenure. He led the Zips to three MAC (Mid-American Conference) tournament victories along … Continue reading Keith Dambrot leaves Akron for Duquesne