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September 8, 2014 Football Game with Marshall to Kick Off at 2 p.m. on ESPN3 Akron's football game with Marshall on Saturday, Sept. 20, will kick off at 2 p.m. at InfoCision Stadium—Summa Field. ESPN3 will televise the game.
September 6, 2014 Football Falls 21-3 at Penn State on Saturday The Akron defense forced three turnovers but the Zips were only able to convert them into three points.
September 4, 2014 | General News Z360: Sept. 4, 2014 The debut of Z360 featuring the student-athlete picnic, Dr. Scott Scarborough, and football coach Terry Bowden making special deliveries
September 4, 2014 Zips Offer Gameday Tailgate at Heinz Field Akron football fans heading to Pittsburgh for the Zips’ game on Saturday, Sept. 27 are invited to a Gameday Tailgate at Heinz Field.
September 3, 2014 Pohl Named MAC Male Scholar Athlete of the Week Akron junior QB Kyle Pohl was named the season’s first Male Scholar Athlete of the Week by the Mid-American Conference on Wednesday.
September 2, 2014 Football Travels to Penn State for ABC Showdown at Noon on Saturday Football hits the road for the first time, visiting Penn State on Saturday, Sept. 6 at Noon at Beaver Stadium.
September 1, 2014 Pohl Named MAC East Offensive Player of the Week Akron junior quarterback Kyle Pohl was named the Mid-American Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the East Division on Monday.
August 31, 2014 Conor Hundley: The Consummate Running Back Gameday Program Feature Story: Growing up in a football family, it was only natural that Conor Hundley would play the sport some day.
August 28, 2014 Football Cruises to 41-0 Victory Over Howard in Season Opener Kyle Pohl finished the night 23-of-36 for 308 yards through the air, setting a new career high for a single game with four touchdowns.
August 25, 2014 Coaches Pick Akron Second in MAC East The Mid-American Conference (MAC) Head Football Coaches have provided their own 2014 Preseason Poll and based upon voting by all 12-full member head coaches on Monday.
August 25, 2014 Zips Host Howard in Season Opener on Thursday at 7 PM Akron opens its 114th season of football in non-conference action against Howard on Thursday, Aug. 28. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
August 22, 2014 Bowden Family Joins Akron Football in Kickoff Events Akron football head coach Terry Bowden called in some big recruits—father Bobby, and brothers Steve, Tommy, and Jeff— this week to help him kick off his third season with the Zips.
August 6, 2014 Third Annual Akron Football Kickofff Luncheon is August 22 This year's event is set for Friday, Aug. 22, at Quaker Station on the campus of The University of Akron. Doors will open at 11 a.m. ET, with lunch set to begin at noon.
August 16, 2014 Football Holds Second Scrimmage of Fall Camp on Saturday The Zips' defense had a strong performance on the day, recording two interceptions (one negated by penalty), eight pass breakups and several sacks.
August 14, 2014 Football Fans Invited to Scrimmage, Picture Day With just two weeks until the season opener, Zips' football fans are invited to two FREE events this weekend.
August 9, 2014 Football Holds First Scrimmage of Fall Camp on Saturday Both the offense and defense had its moments on Saturday, including a strong showing by QB Tommy Woodson.
August 6, 2014 Football Training Camp – August 6 Head coach Terry Bowden gives an update from fall camp after practice No. 5, talking about the keys to success for the Zips in 2014.
August 1, 2014 Football's Todd Stroud to Take Medical Leave of Absence Stroud, in his third season at Akron as the defensive line coach and director of football strength and conditioning, will seek medical treatment for a blood disorder.
August 1, 2014 Football Holds First Practice of the 2014 Season on Friday Today was the group's first of five workouts as part of the NCAA-mandated acclimatization period prior to dressing in full pads.
July 23, 2014 Football Tabbed to Finish Second in MAC East in Preseason Poll The Zips, who finished 5-7 (4-4 MAC) last season, earned 114 points and three first-place votes, in the MAC preseason poll on Wednesday.
July 16, 2014 Kickoff Time, TV Set for Sept. 6 Football Game at Penn State The Zips football team's game at Big Ten foe Penn State on Sept. 6 will kick off at noon ET and be televised on ABC Sports (regional) and ESPN/ESPN2 nationally.
July 15, 2014 Kyle Pohl Named 2014 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team Nominee A total of 182 nominees were announced for the top college football honor recognizing outstanding community service achievements.
July 15, 2014 Football Mini Plans for 2014 Season Now on Sale Zips’ fans have the option to choose from reserved, priority reserved and club level plans that feature tickets to any three Akron home games, plus other incentives.
July 9, 2014 Zach Paul Named to Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch List The Ray Guy Award honors the nation's top collegiate punter. This is the second-straight season Paul has been named to the watch list.
July 2, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Celebrates 2013-14 Highlights In Annual Report Individually and collectively, the 2013-14 academic year was among the best ever for our student-athletes at The University of Akron.
June 25, 2014 Football Hires John Nemec as Director of Player Personnel Nemec joins the Zips' staff after 38 years of service at Kent Roosevelt High School, including 29 years as head coach.
June 6, 2014 Kickoff Times Set For Zips Football Season Opener, Homecoming The Zips football team will officially kick off the 2014 season against Howard at 7 p.m. ET at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field on Aug. 28.
June 3, 2014 Zips Football Summer Jamboree Golf Outing Sold Out The Zips football team's annual Summer Jamboree Golf Outing, scheduled for this Friday, June 6, is sold out.
May 21, 2014 | General News Zips Student-Athletes Take Part in Career Day at Albion Elementary Student-athletes from the softball and football programs visited Albion Elementary in North Royalton, Ohio on Wednesday to participate in Career Day activities.
May 13, 2014 | General News Akron Athletics Wins First Reese Trophy as MAC's Top Men's Athletics Program Competing in seven MAC-sponsored men’s sports, the Zips needed performances from just five to lock up the award, with baseball and men's outdoor track and field still competing.
May 13, 2014 Freeman, McCray and Presley Sign with NFL Teams Malachi Freeman and Moses McCray inked contacts with the New Orleans Saints while Albert Presley will join the Jacksonville Jaguars.
May 11, 2014 Jarrod Pughsley Signs Free Agent Contract with Dallas Cowboys The 6-5, 313-pound offensive tackle departs for Dallas on Monday, with the Cowboys' rookie mini-camp set to begin on Friday.
April 30, 2014 Zips Football to Hold Annual Summer Jamboree Golf Outing on June 6 The UA football program will hold its annual Summer Jamboree Golf Outing, Presented by: LeafFilter, on Friday, June 6, at The Quarry Golf Club in Canton, Ohio.
April 30, 2014 Jason Sanders Named MAC Video Coordinator of the Year The honor is the second-straight for Sanders, who is now a finalist for the prestigious Bob Matey National Video Coordinator of the Year award.
April 28, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Hosts Annual Student-Athlete Banquet, "The Zippys" UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special celebration banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
April 24, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Announces Z-Fund Priority Points Program The Priority Points Program is designed to provide a consistent and equitable way to distribute and allocate Z-Fund benefits.
April 19, 2014 Football's Annual Blue-Gold Spring Game Ends in a Tie The Zips football team played to a 3-all tie in its annual Blue-Gold Spring Game on Saturday afternoon at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
April 12, 2014 Spring Football Update – April 12 The Zips football team practiced outside at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field for the first time this spring on Saturday morning.
April 11, 2014 Football Completes 2015 and 2016 Non-Conference Schedules The Zips football program has agreements to play home games against Savannah State and VMI in the 2015 and 2016 seasons, respectively.
April 10, 2014 Full Day of Events Surround April 19 Football Spring Game The Zips football team will hold its annual Blue-Gold Spring Game on Saturday, April 19 at 1 p.m. ET at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field. A variety of events surround the game.
April 5, 2014 Football Holds First Spring Scrimmage The Zips football squad closed out the second week of spring camp with a 100-plus play scrimmage on Saturday morning.
April 2, 2014 Spring Football Update – April 2 The Zips football team held its sixth practice of spring ball on Wednesday morning in Stile Athletics Field House.
March 28, 2014 Bowden to Speak at Pro Football Hall of Fame Luncheon Club Monday Third-year Zips football head coach Terry Bowden will speak to the famed luncheon club on Monday, March 31.
March 20, 2014 Football Wraps Up Week One of Spring Camp The Zips football team closed out the first week of spring workouts with a three-hour session dressed in full pads on Thursday inside Stile Athletics Field House.
March 17, 2014 Football Starts Spring Practice The Zips football squad held the first of 15 practices as part of spring camp on Monday inside Stile Athletics Field House.
February 28, 2014 Bowden Announces Complete 2014 Football Schedule Four weekday games on the ESPN Family of Networks in November – including a home contest against defending MAC champion Bowling Green – highlight the 2014 campaign.
February 5, 2014 Bowden Announces 2014 Zips Football Signees The newest group of UA football players is headlined by five Ohioans, including three from Akron area high schools.
February 4, 2014 2014 Zips Football Season Tickets On Sale Wednesday As part of Wednesday's National Signing Day, Zips football fans also can join the program by renewing or buying new season tickets starting at 10 a.m. ET.
February 3, 2014 Bowden Names Otis Mounds as Zips Cornerbacks Coach Otis Mounds, a former professional player and experienced coach at both the collegiate and high school levels, has joined the Zips' football staff as cornerbacks coach.
January 24, 2014 Football's Caponi, Pohl, Stein Named Academic All-MAC, Eight Zips Earn Honorable Mention Senior DL Nico Caponi, sophomore QB Kyle Pohl and sophomore K Robert Stein were named to the Academic All-MAC Team on Friday. The most for the program since 2006.
January 15, 2014 Memorial and Celebration of Life for Alan Arrington Planned for Jan. 23 Zips Athletics will hold a Memorial and Celebration of Life for late football assistant head coach Alan "Tank" Arrington on Jan. 23 at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
January 13, 2014 Bowden Adds John Peterson to Football Staff John Peterson, who will serve as assistant head coach and oversee the Zips' offensive line, brings 20-plus seasons of collegiate coaching experience to the UA staff.
January 9, 2014 Football Learns MAC Opponents for 2014 Season Four of the Zips' eight league foes in 2014 come off a bowl game appearance. MAC East Division and league championship winner Bowling Green is among UA's home opponents.
December 23, 2013 Football Assistant Head Coach Alan Arrington Passes Away at Age 44 The University of Akron Department of Athletics is saddened to announce that football assistant head coach Alan Arrington passed away following an automobile accident on Monday, Dec. 23.
December 8, 2013 Football Celebrates 2013 Season The Zips football program gathered for its annual banquet and awards ceremony on Sunday at Quaker Station in downtown Akron.
December 4, 2013 Football Places Seven Student-Athletes on All-MAC Teams Sophomore linebacker Jatavis Brown earned his first First-Team All-MAC honor as Akron had one player named Second-Team and five players named Third-Team All-MAC.
December 2, 2013 Jatavis Brown Named MAC East Division Defensive Player of the Week Brown tallied 15 tackles, including five solo stops, to help the Zips to a 31-29 win over Toledo on Friday.
November 28, 2013 Football to Face Howard in 2014 Season Opener The Zips will kick off their 2014 season versus Howard on Thursday, Aug. 28 at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field
November 29, 2013 Football Closes Season with 31-29 Victory Over Toledo, Wins Third Straight The Akron defense and special teams made three big plays late in the game, including a blocked PAT, stopping a two-point conversion and recovering an onside kick.
November 26, 2013 Football Meets Toledo in Season Finale Friday at Noon on ESPN3 The Zips and Rockets close out the regular-season with a Friday tilt at InfoCision Stadium. UA will honor its 21 seniors prior to kickoff.
November 25, 2013 Football to Face Appalachian State in 2016 and '17 The Zips and Mountaineers have agreed to a two-game football series to start in 2016 at UA's InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
November 21, 2013 Terry Bowden Receives Two-Year Contract Extension New agreement will keep second-year coach at the helm of the program through the 2018 season.
November 18, 2013 Freeman Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week Senior CB Malachi Freeman is the fifth Zips football player to be honored by the league this season.
November 17, 2013 Kickoff For Nov. 29 Football Game Versus Toledo Set for Noon The Zips and Rockets will face off at noon ET on ESPN3 for UA's Senior Day at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
November 16, 2013 Football Overcomes Early Miscues, Edges Massachusetts, 14-13 The Zips overcame turnovers during their first three possessions and used a fourth quarter scoring drive to earn a road win over the Minutemen.
November 14, 2013 Football Visits UMass for Final Road Game of 2013 Campaign Coming off a bye week, the Zips and Minutemen square off on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET in an ESPN3 contest at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.
November 6, 2013 Football to Play at Oklahoma During 2015 Season The Zips and Sooners will meet up at OU's Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Sept. 5, 2015.
November 4, 2013 Chisholm Earns MAC East Offensive Player of the Week Honor Junior RB Jawon Chisholm is the fourth Zips football player to be honored by the league this season.
November 3, 2013 Zips Athletics Celebrates "Jim Dennison Day" at Nov. 2 Kent State Game Zips Athletics honored Jim Dennison, its winningest football head coach, as part of festivities surrounding the annual rivalry game versus Kent State on Nov. 2.
November 2, 2013 Football Reclaims Wagon Wheel with 16-7 Win Over Kent State The Zips' defense held Kent State to 300 yards of total offense and forced five turnovers.
October 31, 2013 Football Faces Kent State on Saturday in Battle for the Wagon Wheel The Zips and Flashes square off for the 56th time and 43rd occasion with the coveted wooden Wagon Wheel at stake.
October 27, 2013 Student-Athlete Feature: RB Jawon Chisholm Guides Football Into the Future Junior RB Jawon Chisholm's 2,523-career rushing yards rank as the eighth most in program history.
October 26, 2013 Football Opens Homestand with 42-24 Loss to Ball State The Zips football team rushed for a season-high 226 yards in a 42-24 loss to visiting Ball State on Saturday afternoon at InfoCision Stadium.
October 24, 2013 Football Kicks Off Two-Game Homestand Saturday Versus Ball State The Zips and Cardinals meet at noon ET at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field in a regionally televised contest.
October 21, 2013 Pratt Selected MAC East Special Teams Player of the Week Sophomore WR Andrew Pratt is the third Zips football player to be honored by the league this season.
October 19, 2013 Football Holds on for 24-17 Win at Miami (Ohio) Jawon Chisholm rushed for three touchdowns as the Zips ended a 30-game road losing streak on Saturday.
October 17, 2013 Football Closes Two-Game Road Swing Versus Miami RedHawks The UA football team visits Oxford, Ohio, on Saturday for a 1 p.m. ET matchup with Miami (Ohio). The contest will be carried by ESPN3.
October 14, 2013 Paul Named MAC East Special Teams Player of the Week Sophomore punter Zach Paul is the second Zips football player to be honored by the league this season.
October 12, 2013 Football Hangs Tough at No. 23 Northern Illinois, Falls 27-20 Jawon Chisholm scored two 1-yard rushing touchdowns as the Zips opened a two-game MAC road swing at Northern Illinois on Saturday.
October 11, 2013 Football to Play at Wisconsin During 2016 Season The Zips and Badgers will meet up at UW's Camp Randall Stadium on Sept. 10, 2016.
October 11, 2013 No. 23 Northern Illinois Up Next For Football The Zips travel to DeKalb, Ill., Saturday at 5 p.m. ET to square off against the Huskies on ESPN3.
October 6, 2013 Student-Athlete Profile: Nose Guard Cody Grice Adapts to Change in a Familiar Place Akron native Cody Grice excels after making switch from fullback to nose guard for the Zips.
October 5, 2013 Football Drops Rain-Soaked Decision to Ohio, 43-3 Akron took an early lead on a 31-yard field goal in the first quarter, but the Zips were ultimately unable to find the holes in Ohio's defense.
October 4, 2013 Football Takes On Ohio Saturday for Homecoming The Zips and Bobcats meet at 2 p.m. ET on Saturday at InfoCision Stadium. The contest will be carried by ESPN3.
September 29, 2013 Student-Athlete Profile: Linebacker Justin March Leads By Example Quiet junior leads the Zips with three interceptions and ranks third on the team in tackles this season.
September 28, 2013 After First Half Surge, Football Falls 31-14 at Bowling Green Kyle Pohl threw a TD pass and rushed for another score as the Zips took a 14-3 first quarter lead at Bowling Green on Saturday.
September 27, 2013 Football Heads to Bowling Green for Saturday MAC Opener The Zips start league play versus the Falcons on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. ET on ESPN3.
September 22, 2013 Student-Athlete Profile: Patience and Hardwork Paying Off for WR Zach D’Orazio Sophomore wideout leads the team with 15 catches for 231 yards and four touchdowns.
September 21, 2013 Football's Comeback Bid Falls Short Versus Louisiana, 35-30 The Zips erased an early 14-point deficit and led 24-21 early in the fourth quarter.
September 20, 2013 Football Returns Home to Face Louisiana on Saturday The Zips and Ragin' Cajuns meet up for the first time on the gridiron at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN3.
September 19, 2013 Pohl Selected as MAC Male Scholar Athlete of the Week The sophomore QB's performance last Saturday at Michigan and a 3.56 GPA earned him the league's weekly scholar-athlete award.
September 18, 2013 Arrington Promoted to Assistant Head Coach on Football Staff Zips offensive line coach Alan Arrington will also serve as assistant head coach on Terry Bowden's staff.
September 17, 2013 Jim Dennison Day Planned as Part of Nov. 2 Akron-Kent State Football Game The Zips' winningest football head coach will be honored during this year's 43rd-annual PNC Wagon Wheel meeting between Akron and Kent State.
September 16, 2013 Pohl Tapped as MAC East Offensive Player of the Week Zips sophomore QB was 25-of-49 passing for a career-high 311 yards and two TDs at Michigan on Saturday.
September 14, 2013 Football Gives No. 11/12 Michigan a Scare, Loses 28-24 Kyle Pohl's pass as time expired went long as the Zips nearly pulled off an upset at the "Big House."
September 13, 2013 Football Readies For Saturday Matinee at the "Big House" Zips football takes on Michigan on Saturday at noon ET in a Big Ten Network telecast.
September 8, 2013 Student-Athlete Profile: Offensive Lineman Jarrod Pughsley Stands Out for the Right Reasons Zips football senior Jarrod Pughsley has successfully navigated the journey from walk-on to scholarship starter.
September 7, 2013 Football Pulls Off 35-33 Win Over James Madison in Home Opener Zips QBs Nick Hirschman and Kyle Pohl each threw for two touchdowns, while Hirschman added another TD on the ground.
September 7, 2013 Zips Football Unveils New Helmet Design for James Madison Game For the first time in over a decade, UA will don a newly designed helmet dedicated to one of the most unique nicknames in college athletics – the Zips.
September 6, 2013 Football Faces James Madison in Saturday's Home Opener The Zips and Dukes meet up for the first time on the gridiron on Saturday at 6 p.m. ET.
August 29, 2013 Football Falls at UCF in Season Opener The Zips football team started the season with a 38-7 loss at UCF on Thursday night.
August 29, 2013 Zips Football with Terry Bowden TV Show Starts Season Two Monday on SportsTime Ohio Presented by Wentz Financial Group, season two of Zips Football with Terry Bowden debuts Monday on STO.
August 28, 2013 Football Kicks Off Season at UCF on Thursday Night The Zips football team opens the 2013 season at UCF on Thursday at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN3.
August 28, 2013 | General News Akron Athletics Launches Zips Insider Blog Zips fans can get an in-depth look at Akron Athletics through this interactive blog featuring content from all of Akron's 19 intercollegiate programs.
August 23, 2013 | General News MAC Announces New Regional Television Partnership The MAC announced on Friday a regional television agreement with Time Warner Cable Sports.
August 22, 2013 Friday's Football Kickoff Luncheon Sold Out The second-annual event will be held at Quaker Station tomorrow at noon.
August 22, 2013 | General News Zips Live Set to Debut on Monday, Aug. 25 Zips Live presented by Lee Hyder and Associates has a new home for 2013-14 at Johnny J's Pub and Grille in the Valley.
August 17, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 17 The Zips football team held a 100-play scrimmage on Saturday morning.
August 16, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 16 The Zips football team continued training camp with two practices on Friday.
August 15, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 15 The Zips football team practiced for two hours on Thursday morning, then altered its afternoon schedule.
August 14, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 14 The Zips football team held a three-hour afternoon practice on Wednesday.
August 9, 2013 Seats Still Open for Aug. 23 Football Kickoff Luncheon The Zips football team's second-annual Kickoff Luncheon will be held on Friday, Aug. 23 at Quaker Station in downtown Akron.
August 13, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 13 The Zips football team held its third two-a-day practice of preseason training camp on Tuesday.
August 12, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 12 The Zips football team held practice No. 11 of preseason training camp on Monday.
August 10, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 10 The Zips football team donned full pads for a 110-play scrimmage on Saturday morning.
August 1, 2013 Zips Football Reports to Preseason Camp UA football players reported to campus on Thursday for preseason orientation and meetings. Practice starts Friday morning.
July 25, 2013 Get Your Season Tickets and Papa John's Pizza Delivered by Terry Bowden Three lucky Zips fans will have their football season tickets and a free Papa John's pizza delivered by head coach Terry Bowden.
August 8, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 8 The Zips football team held its first two-a-day practice schedule of training camp on Thursday.
August 9, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 9 The Zips football team continued training camp with a Friday morning practice.
August 7, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 7 The Zips football team practiced for three hours on Wednesday morning at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
August 6, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 6 The Zips football team held its fourth practice of training camp on Tuesday morning at InfoCision Stadium.
August 5, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 5 The Zips football team put on shoulders pads on Monday for its third workout of training camp.
August 3, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 3 The Zips football squad held its second practice of training camp on Saturday morning.
August 2, 2013 Football Preseason Training Camp Notebook – Aug. 2 The Zips football team held its first practice of the season on Friday.
July 29, 2013 | General News Single-Game Tickets for Fall Sports on Sale Single-game tickets for the 2013 football, men's and women's soccer, and volleyball season are on sale.
July 22, 2013 Akron Football Media Day Blog Follow Head Coach Terry Bowden, senior Malachi Freeman and senior Jerrod Dillard at the 2013 Mid-American Conference Football Media Day in Detroit on Tuesday.
July 11, 2013 Football to Play at Penn State in 2017 Season Opener The Zips and Nittany Lions will open the 2017 season on Sept. 2 at Beaver Stadium.
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June 25, 2013 | General News Banner Year for Zips Athletics Touted in 2012-13 Annual Report Five teams celebrating championships and record academic achievement are among the highlights of 2012-13 for the Zips.
June 21, 2013 Football Season Opener at UCF on Aug. 29 Set for 7 p.m. ET on ESPN3 The meeting in Orlando, Fla., will serve as the second in as many seasons between the Zips and Knights.
June 18, 2013 Kickoff Times, TV, Promotions Set for 2013 Edition of Bowden Ball Zips Athletics unveiled game times and promotions for the 2013 football season, the second year with head coach Terry Bowden in charge.
June 12, 2013 Kickoff Time, TV Set for Sept. 14 Football Game at Michigan The Zips football team's game at Big Ten foe Michigan on Sept. 14 will kick off at noon ET and be televised by the Big Ten Network.
June 11, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Posts High Marks in Latest NCAA APR Report Ten Zips Athletics teams recorded a perfect APR for the 2011-12 academic year, with 17 of 19 teams exceeding the national multi-year average.
June 5, 2013 Football's Summer Jamboree Golf Outing on June 10 Sold Out For the second-straight year, the Zips football program's Summer Jamboree Golf Outing presented by LeafFilter has reached its maximum 36 foursomes.
May 23, 2013 Zips Football to Hold Annual Summer Jamboree Golf Outing on June 10 The UA football program will hold its annual Summer Jamboree Golf Outing presented by LeafFilter on June 10 at Medina Country Club.
May 20, 2013 Sanders Named MAC Video Coordinator of the Year Jason Sanders, coordinator of video services for the Zips football team, was named the MAC's Video Coordinator of the Year by CSVA.
April 17, 2014 | General News Alumni All-Sport Season Ticket Package The UA Alumni Association and Zips Athletics have partnered to offer recent graduates special season ticket pricing.
May 8, 2013 Arrington Honored by National Football Foundation Zips offensive line coach Alan Arrington was named College Assistant Coach of the Year by the Northeastern Ohio Chapter of the National Football Foundation.
April 29, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Holds Annual Student-Athlete Celebration Banquet UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
April 27, 2013 Blue Tops White 16-7 in Football Spring Game Robert Stein converted two 50-plus yard field goals to lead the Blue team on Saturday afternoon at InfoCision Stadium.
April 25, 2013 Zips Football Prepares for Busy Blue-Gold Spring Game Weekend The Zips football team's Spring Game kicks off at 1 p.m. ET on Saturday at InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field. A variety of events surround the game.
April 25, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 25 The Zips football team practiced inside Stile Athletics Field House on Thursday - its last full workout prior to Saturday's Blue-Gold Spring Game.
April 23, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 23 The Zips football team held practice No. 11 of spring camp outdoors at InfoCision Stadium on Tuesday morning.
April 20, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 20 The Zips football team closed out the third week of spring camp with a 95-play scrimmage on Saturday morning inside Stile Athletics Field House.
April 18, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 18 The Zips football team practiced outside for the first time this spring on Thursday, and held a half scrimmage.
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April 15, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 15 The Zips football team started week three of Spring Camp with a three-hour workout on Monday morning in Stile Athletics Field House.
April 13, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 13 The Zips football team wrapped up its second week of spring practice with a 90-play scrimmage on Saturday morning.
April 11, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 11 The Zips football team worked out inside Stile Athletics Field House on Thursday morning, with the defense providing several of the day's highlights.
April 9, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 9 Dressed in full pads, the Zips held their fifth workout of spring camp inside Stile Athletics Field House on Tuesday morning.
April 6, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 6 A full pads scrimmage was the highlight of Saturday's fourth day of spring camp for the UA football squad.
April 5, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 5 The Zips football team drilled for three hours on Friday morning inside Stile Athletics Field House. It was the group's first day wearing shoulder pads.
April 4, 2013 Spring Football Practice Report - April 4 The Zips football team held its second day of spring drills inside Stile Athletics Field House on Thursday morning.
April 2, 2013 Zips Football Holds First Spring Practice Spring Football Practice Report – April 2
April 1, 2013 Youth Clinic to be Part of Football Spring Game Festivities on April 27 Zips football head coach Terry Bowden, his coaching staff and student-athletes will hold a youth clinic on Saturday, April 27 at 11 a.m.
March 1, 2013 Bowden Announces Complete 2013 Football Schedule Zips will face nine teams coming off a bowl appearance and for the second year in a row will take on the MAC East and West Division winners.
March 16, 2013 Bowden to Speak at Pro Football Hall of Fame Luncheon Club on March 18 The second-year Zips football head coach will speak to the famed luncheon club on Monday, March 18.
February 6, 2013 Bowden Comments on Zips Signing Class Akron football coach Terry Bowden visited with members of the media Wednesday in InfoCision Stadium to talk about this year's signing class.
February 6, 2013 Bowden Announces 2013 Zips Football Signees Zips head coach Terry Bowden announced that 18 student-athletes have signed national letters of intent to play football for UA.
January 29, 2013 2013 Zips Football Season Tickets Now on Sale All-inclusive ticket packages feature free parking, concessions vouchers and convenient payment plans.
January 31, 2013 Football's Stein Named Academic All-MAC, 11 Zips Earn Honorable Mention Redshirt-freshman kicker Robert Stein maintains a 3.82 GPA in mechanical engineering and led the Zips in scoring in 2012.
February 5, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Honors Dean's List Student-Athletes During Tuesday night's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2012 Dean's List student-athletes.
February 4, 2013 How to Follow Zips Football Signing Day National Signing Day is Wednesday and Zips football fans will have several ways to stay updated.
January 22, 2013 Season Tickets for 2013 Zips Football Available for Renewal Current season ticketholders have until June 1 to renew, with a variety of early renewal incentives also available.
January 22, 2013 2013 Football Season Opener at UCF Moved to Thursday, Aug. 29 Zips and Knights to kick off 2013 campaign in Orlando on Thursday, Aug. 29.
January 22, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Announces 38th Annual Hall of Fame Class Zips Athletics and its Varsity "A" Association will induct nine people to the UA Sports Hall of Fame on Friday, Feb. 15.
January 16, 2013 Football's Mangum to Play in Saturday's NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Zips fifth-year senior LB Kurt Mangum will represent the program in this weekend's NFLPA Bowl in California.
January 9, 2013 Football Learns MAC Opponents for 2013 Campaign Six of the Zips' eight league foes in 2013 come off a bowl game appearance.
December 12, 2012 Zips Football’s Milwee Promoted to Offensive Coordinator At age 26, Milwee becomes the second-youngest coordinator in the Football Bowl Subdivision.
December 9, 2012 Football Holds Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony The Zips football program gathered for its annual banquet and awards ceremony on Sunday at InfoCision Stadium.
December 6, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Launches "Drive for 5" Fundraising Campaign Zips Athletics looks to double its Z-Fund membership to 5,000 and raise $5 million annually by 2015.
November 28, 2012 Suel Named to Football All-MAC Team Zips senior Marquelo Suel earned third-team all-league honors after leading the squad in catches and receiving yards.
November 20, 2012 Football Falls 35-23 at Toledo in Season Finale The Zips led 17-14 in the second quarter, but could not overcome the Rockets' 459 yards of total offense.
November 19, 2012 Football Closes Out Season Tuesday at Toledo on ESPN2 The Zips and Rockets are scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. ET at the Glass Bowl.
November 10, 2012 Football Ends Home Slate with 22-14 Loss to UMass The Zips had a 100-yard rusher and 100-yard receiver, but couldn't overcome a 15-0 halftime deficit.
November 9, 2012 Football Faces UMass on Saturday in Final Home Contest of 2012 The Zips football team will honor its 14-man Senior Class prior to Saturday's 2 p.m. ET kickoff against the Minutemen.
November 2, 2012 After Early Lead, Football Falls to Rival Kent State, 35-24 The Zips led 24-14 at half and amassed 442 yards of total offense in the game behind 312 in the air by QB Dalton Williams.
November 2, 2012 Zips, Flashes Face Off Saturday in 42nd-Annual Battle for the Wagon Wheel The next installment of the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge takes place on the gridiron on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET.
October 27, 2012 Football Downed 35-14 at Central Michigan The Zips football team put up 492 yards of total offense, but lost 35-14 in MAC cross-divisional play on Saturday.
October 26, 2012 Football Readies for Visit to MAC West Foe Central Michigan The Zips football team opens a two-game road stretch at Central Michigan on Saturday afternoon.
October 19, 2012 Football Gives Up 37-7 Decision to Visiting Northern Illinois The Zips football team fell victim to a steady Huskie offense and stout defense on Saturday afternoon.
October 19, 2012 Bowden Ball Set for High-Noon MAC Matchup with Northern Illinois on Saturday The Zips and Huskies face off in a game that will be carried by the MAC's syndicated TV package and ESPN3.
October 13, 2012 Late Surge Falls Short, Football Drops 34-28 Decision to Ohio Despite a 14-point fourth quarter rally, the Zips football team fell to undefeated league foe Ohio on Saturday.
October 12, 2012 At Season's Midway Point, Football Continues MAC Play at Ohio The Zips football team faces the undefeated Ohio Bobcats on Saturday at 2 p.m. on ESPN3.
October 8, 2012 Bowden – Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to football coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
October 6, 2012 Football Slowed in Second Half, Falls 24-10 to Bowling Green The Zips football team gave up 24 unanswered points in Saturday's loss to the visiting Falcons.
October 5, 2012 Bowden Ball Goes Up Against Bowling Green on Saturday for Homecoming Zips football, boasting the top offense in the MAC, takes on Bowling Green, the league's best defensive team, on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET.
October 3, 2012 Vote Dalton Williams for Davey O'Brien Quarterback Award Zips senior QB has thrown for 1,679 yards and 14 TDs this season, and needs fan votes to become an award semifinalist.
October 2, 2012 Suel Added to Biletnikoff Award Watch List Zips senior added to watch list for award given annually to college football's outstanding receiver.
October 1, 2012 Bowden - Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to football coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
September 29, 2012 Football Drops High-Scoring Contest to Miami, 56-49 Marquelo Suel finished with eight catches for 105 yards and one touchdown in the Zips' conference opener on Saturday.
September 28, 2012 Football Faces Miami in MAC Opener Saturday, Opens Two-Game Homestand The Zips football team plays host to Miami (Ohio) on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET. The game will be carried by ESPN3.
September 27, 2012 Football to Help Raise Awareness for Prostate Cancer, Muscular Dystrophy on Saturday Zips Athletics will help to raise awareness for prostate cancer and MD at Saturday's football game versus Miami (Ohio).
September 24, 2012 Stein Chosen as MAC East Special Teams Player of the Week Redshirt freshman placekicker Robert Stein nailed 4-of-4 field goal attempts in Saturday's road loss at Tennessee.
September 22, 2012 Football Hangs Tough, Falls 47-26 at Tennessee Marquelo Suel hauled in a career-high 12 passes for 92 yards as the Zips lost 47-26 to the Vols on Saturday.
September 21, 2012 Bowden Ball Visits SEC Country for Saturday Meeting with Tennessee The Zips football team closes out non-league play versus the Vols on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch on ESPN3.
September 17, 2012 Bowden – Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to football coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
September 17, 2012 Dalton Williams Recognized by Weekly Davey O'Brien Award Zips senior Dalton Williams was named honorable mention for the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week Award on Monday.
September 15, 2012 Football Downs Morgan State 66-6 in Record Fashion The Zips set or tied six team and two individual program marks, in addition to breaking one MAC record.
September 15, 2012 Bowden Ball Matchup with Morgan State Set for Saturday on Youth and Band Day The Zips football team plays host to Morgan State in its final non-league home game on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN3.
September 11, 2012 Bowden – Morgan State Week Press Conference Video Watch video of football head coach Terry Bowden's weekly press conference.
September 10, 2012 Williams Tabbed MAC East Offensive Player of the Week Zips signal caller Dalton Williams threw for 313 yards and a school-record-tying five TDs versus FIU on Saturday.
September 10, 2012 Bowden – Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to football head coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
September 8, 2012 Football Falls in Overtime at FIU, 41-38 The Zips football team suffered a 41-38 overtime defeat at FIU on Saturday night. UA is home on Sept. 15 versus Morgan State.
September 7, 2012 Bowden Ball Goes on the Road, Faces FIU Saturday Night on ESPN3 The Zips football team continues its season at FIU on Saturday at 6 p.m. ET. The game will be carried by ESPN3.
September 4, 2012 Bowden – FIU Week Press Conference Video Watch video of football head coach Terry Bowden's weekly press conference.
September 4, 2012 Bowden – Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
September 2, 2012 Zips Football with Terry Bowden Debuts Monday on SportsTime Ohio Zips Football with Terry Bowden presented by Wentz Financial Group airs Monday at 7 p.m. ET on SportsTime Ohio.
August 30, 2012 Zips Fall 56-14 in Season Opener to Central Florida Dalton Williams threw for 245 yards and two touchdowns in the first game for head coach Terry Bowden at the helm for the Zips.
August 29, 2012 "Bowden Ball" Kicks Off on Thursday Against UCF The much anticipated Zips football season gets underway on Thursday night with coach Terry Bowden in charge.
August 28, 2012 Bowden – UCF Week Press Conference Video Watch video of football head coach Terry Bowden's weekly press conference.
August 27, 2012 Bowden – Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
August 29, 2012 Akron Football Two-a-Days: Preseason Positon Breakdowns Watch the latest episode of Two-A-Days, the Akron Football position-by-position breakdowns with the Zips coaches.
August 27, 2012 | General News Zips Live Debuts Tuesday Night at Winking Lizard in Fairlawn The first Zips Live of the season will air on Tuesday from 6-7 p.m. from the Winking Lizard Tavern in Fairlawn.
August 25, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics to Hold Social Media Night for Aug. 30 Football Opener #ZipsGameday ... the Zips football team's season opener against UCF on Aug. 30 will have a social media theme.
August 24, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 24 The Zips football team participated in the inaugural Kickoff Luncheon on Friday at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
August 23, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 23 With one week to go before opening day, the Zips football team took to the practice field on Thursday afternoon.
August 22, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 22 The UA football squad held a gameday dry run on Wednesday night as part of its preseason training camp schedule.
August 21, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 21 The Akron football team held its 19th practice session of preseason training camp on Tuesday.
August 6, 2012 Zips Athletics Announces Dates for Kickoff Luncheon and “Hoppy Hour” Zips Athletics will host a Football Kickoff Luncheon on Aug. 24 and "Hoppy Hour" prior to the season opener on Aug. 30.
August 20, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 20 The Zips football team practiced for three hours on Monday morning inside InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
August 19, 2012 Football Releases Preseason Depth Chart Head coach Terry Bowden revealed his team's preseason depth chart on Sunday.
August 18, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 18 The Zips football team held a two-a-day on Saturday, including an intrasquad scrimmage in the morning.
August 17, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 17 The UA football team took a day off from practice on Friday, and will have an intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday.
August 16, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 16 The Akron football team practiced at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field on Thursday afternoon.
August 16, 2012 Travel Package Available for Sept. 22 Football Game at Tennessee Fans wanting to go to Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn., can sign up for this trip, which includes travel, hotel, food, a game ticket and more.
August 15, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 15 The Akron football team held a situational scrimmage on Wednesday afternoon, its 14th practice of training camp.
August 14, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 14 The Zips football team took to the practice field twice on Tuesday, it's third two-a-day of preseason camp.
August 13, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 13 The Zips football team continued preseason training camp on Monday with a morning practice.
August 12, 2012 Football Hosts "Meet the Zips" The UA football team played host to a "Meet the Zips" event on Sunday afternoon inside Stile Athletics Field House.
| General News Single-Game Tickets For Zips Athletics Fall Sports On Sale Single-game tickets for Zips football, men's and women's soccer, and volleyball went on sale on Aug. 7.
August 11, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 11 The Zips football team held an intrasquad scrimmage in its first of two practices on Saturday.
August 10, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 10 The Zips football team practiced in full pads inside Stile Athletics Field House on Friday afternoon.
August 9, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 9 The Akron football team wore full pads for its first of two practices on Thursday in day eight of preseason camp.
August 8, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 8 The Zips football squad completed its fifth practice of camp on Wednesday. The players will dress in full pads on Thursday.
August 7, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 7 The Zips football team took to the field for its fourth practice of preseason camp on Tuesday.
August 6, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 6 The Akron football team put on shoulder pads for Monday's practice, it's third of preseason camp.
August 4, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 4 Hot and humid conditions greeted the UA football team on Saturday in its second day of preseason training camp.
August 3, 2012 Football Preseason Training Camp – Aug. 3 Get an update following the first day of preseason practice for the Zips football team.
August 2, 2012 Zips Football Reports to Camp The Akron football team reported to campus for preseason camp on Thursday. The season begins in four weeks versus UCF.
July 29, 2012 Akron Football: Buy Your Dadgum Season Tickets Now! With "Bowden Ball" set to kickoff on Thursday, Aug. 30, the season ticket marketing campaign is underway for Zips Football.
July 27, 2012 Watch an Archived Replay of MAC Football Media Day on ESPN3 View ESPN3's MAC Football Media Day broadcast from Ford Field in Detroit.
MAC Football Media Day Blog Catch up on the sights and sounds from MAC Football Media Day at Ford Field in Detroit.
June 14, 2012 Football’s Summer Jamboree Golf Outing a Success This event returned on Monday after a two year hiatus to raise nearly $13,000 for the Zips Football Enhancement Fund.
June 20, 2012 | General News NCAA Releases Annual Academic Progress Rate Report Eight programs posted perfect scores in 2010-11 while 15 programs exceeded the NCAA multi-year average.
May 28, 2011 Sewell Signs with CFL's Edmonton Eskimos Former University of Akron defensive tackle Almondo Sewell signed a free agent import contract with the CFL's Edmonton Eskimos on Friday.
July 28, 2011 Woods Signs Free Agent Contract with Patriots Former Akron OL Corey Woods has signed as a free agent with the New England Patriots.
April 9, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #11 The Akron football team closed out its third week of spring camp with a 90 minute, 60-plus play scrimmage on Saturday.
July 26, 2011 MAC Football Media Day Coverage Zips fans, follow all of the events for MAC Football Media Day at Ford Field in Detroit here.
July 25, 2011 MAC Football Media Day Slated for July 26 Zips fans will have the opportunity to follow all of the activities during MAC Media Day at Ford Field in Detroit online at GoZips.com.
November 6, 2011 | General News Listen to Dambrot and Ianello on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
October 9, 2011 | General News Listen to Ianello and Kest on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
June 7, 2011 Football Season Ticket Prize Winners - June 2011 The UA Department of Athletics has selected the winners of its football season ticket holder monthly prize drawing for June.
May 4, 2012 Hasan Hazime Selected in Fifth Round of CFL's Canadian Draft Former UA defensive lineman Hasan Hazime was selected by the Edmonton Eskimos as the 36th overall pick in the CFL's Canadian Draft.
April 1, 2011 Football Season Ticket Prize Winners - April 2011 The UA Department of Athletics has selected the winners of its football season ticket holder monthly prize drawing for April.
April 9, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Running Backs In Part 1 of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com talks with assistant head coach Jim Miceli about the running backs.
March 21, 2011 Youth Clinic to be Part of Football's April 16 Spring Game A full day of activities, including a free youth clinic, will surround The University of Akron football team's annual Spring Game on Saturday, April 16.
November 26, 2011 Rob Ianello Will Not Return as Football Coach UA Director of Athletics Tom Wistrcill announced Saturday that Rob Ianello will not return as head football coach.
August 10, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #7 Football coach Rob Ianello surprised his team with a shortened practice on Wednesday afternoon on what was day seven of preseason camp.
April 3, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 3 The UA football team held its seventh of 15 spring practices on Tuesday inside the Stile Athletics Field House.
August 19, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #15 Continued work on the situational portion of the playbook was the focus on Day 15 of the UA football team's preseason training camp.
August 28, 2011 | General News Zips Live Returns to Winking Lizard on Monday Zips Live, the UA Athletics weekly radio show, returns to the airwaves on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET at Winking Lizard in Fairlawn.
March 27, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #3 With outdoor temperatures in the mid 30s, the UA football team completed its first week of spring practice inside Stile Athletics Field House.
| General News GoZips.com Announces Free Fall Sports Video Streaming Package GoZips.com will video stream over 35 free events involving its fall sports teams, starting with Saturday's men's soccer match.
December 22, 2011 Terry Bowden Named Football Coach The University of Akron has named Terry Bowden as its 27th head football coach.
Akron Football All Access - Equipment at Ohio State Go behind the scenes of an Akron road trip with the equipment staff. See how the prepare for a road game with the Zips at Ohio State.
April 17, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 17 The Zips football team held the 13th practice of the spring on Tuesday morning at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
September 19, 2011 Ianello - Monday's MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
October 6, 2011 Ianello - Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from this week's league media teleconference.
January 8, 2012 Listen to Bowden on Local Radio Monday Morning New Zips head football coach Terry Bowden will be a guest on Akron radio station 1590 AM (WAKR) on Monday at 9:05 a.m. ET.
March 20, 2012 Bowden Ball Underway with First Spring Practice Session Spring Football Practice Report – March 20
March 24, 2011 Ianello to be on 247Sports Radio Thursday Morning Akron head football coach Rob Ianello will be a guest on Thursday's 'On Campus with Bill King' show on 247Sports Radio at 7:30 a.m. ET.
January 3, 2012 Listen to Audio Clips of Bowden on Recent National Radio Shows On Monday, new head football coach Terry Bowden was a guest on national radio shows hosted by Jack Arute and Tim Brando.
March 22, 2012 Exclusive "Breakfast with the Bowdens" Event to be Held on April 14 at UA The "First Family of College Football" will gather in Akron for "Breakfast with the Bowdens" on Saturday, April 14.
January 1, 2012 Listen to Bowden on Sirius XM College Sports Nation Monday UA football coach Terry Bowden will visit with Jack Arute on Monday's College Football Playbook program on Sirius XM channel 91.
November 10, 2011 Wagon Wheel Series Remembered: Nov. 23, 2002 (part 4 of 5) With Charlie Frye under center, Akron claimed a 48-10 win over Kent State in 2002 on the Flashes home field.
September 13, 2011 Ianello - Cincinnati Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
April 19, 2011 Ianello Spring MAC Media Teleconference Audio and Quotes Listen to audio and read the transcript of UA football coach Rob Ianello's discussion with the media on Monday's MAC spring conference call.
July 31, 2011 Carter and LaFrance Sign NFL Free Agent Contracts Akron wide receivers Jalil Carter and Jeremy LaFrance each signed a free agent contract with an NFL team.
October 5, 2011 Ianello - FIU Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
November 13, 2011 | General News Listen to Ianello and Kest on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
August 29, 2011 Ianello MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to head football coach Rob Ianello's visit with the national media on Monday's Mid-American Conference teleconference.
Akron Football All Access - Wide Receivers Coach Frisman Jackson Go behind-the-scenes at practice with wide receivers coach Frisman Jackson. Part four of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
April 26, 2012 Bowden – Spring Football MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of head football coach Terry Bowden and the other MAC coaches from the league's spring media teleconference.
December 28, 2011 Terry Bowden Press Conference Transcript Read a complete transcript of the question and answer portion of the Terry Bowden introductory press conference.
Akron Football All Access - Quarterbacks Coach Ron Powlus Go behind-the-scenes at practice with quarterbacks coach Ron Powlus. Part seven of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
April 14, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Defensive Backs In Part 6 of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com looks at Akron's defensive backs.
August 18, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #14 The UA football team practiced in full pads on Thursday morning and was visited by best-selling author and speaker Jon Gordon in the afternoon.
March 25, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #2 The Akron football team held its second practice of spring camp inside Stile Athletics Field House on Friday afternoon.
August 15, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #11 The Akron football squad took to the practice field twice wearing full pads on Monday.
September 26, 2011 Ianello - Monday's MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
April 2, 2011 Zips Spring Football Central Follow daily video updates from spring football practice. The Zips break camp on Saturday, April 16 with their annual Spring Game at 1 p.m. ET.
Q & A with New Akron Football Head Coach Terry Bowden Head Football Coach Terry Bowden answers questions about what he's done since arriving on campus and his expectations for spring practice.
| General News Ianello, Jones and LaBadie Guests on Monday's Zips Live Football coach Rob Ianello and cross country coaches Scott Jones and Lee LaBadie will be featured on this week's Zips Live.
March 25, 2012 | General News Bowden to be Guest on Season's Final Zips Live on Monday UA football coach Terry Bowden will be among the guests on Monday's Zips Live at the Winking Lizard in Fairlawn.
February 1, 2011 Football Season Tickets On Sale and Up For Renewal Season tickets for the 2011 Akron football team's home schedule went on sale Monday and renewal for current season ticket holders is underway.
April 16, 2011 Football Closes Camp with Productive Spring Game Jawon Chisholm rushed for 124 yards and had two TDs to lead the offense to an 82-36 win over the defense in Saturday's Spring Game.
March 29, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #4 The Akron football program held its fourth practice of spring camp and second in full pads on Monday inside Stile Athletics Field House.
May 17, 2012 Bowden to Throw First Pitch at Friday Night's Akron Aeros Game Zips football head coach Terry Bowden will throw out the first pitch at Friday night's Akron Aeros game at Canal Park.
August 8, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #5 Day five of preseason training camp was lively as the Akron football team took to the field for its first day wearing full equipment.
April 15, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #14 The Akron football program held its final tune-up for tomorrow's Spring Game on Friday afternoon. The game gets underway at 1 p.m. ET.
April 5, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 5 Thursday marked the halfway point of the Akron football team's spring practice schedule.
April 8, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #10 The UA football team practiced for about 90 minutes in full pads on Friday, for what was the program's tenth out of 15 spring practice dates.
January 24, 2012 2012 Zips Football Tickets Now On Sale Season ticket packages are now on sale for the Akron football team's much anticipated 2012 season.
November 2, 2011 Football Faces Miami (Ohio) on Thursday Night ESPNU Telecast The Akron football team plays on the road for the first time since Oct. 1 on Thursday at Miami (Ohio) at 7:30 p.m. ET.
October 28, 2011 Football Ends October Homestand Versus CMU Saturday at Noon The Akron football team closes out a three-game homestand versus MAC foe Central Michigan on Saturday at noon ET.
December 23, 2011 Follow Media Coverage of UA's Hiring of Terry Bowden Follow media coverage of Akron's hiring of Terry Bowden as its 27th football coach.
August 4, 2011 Ianello Voter in USA Today Coaches Top-25 Poll Second-year Akron head football coach Rob Ianello is one of 59 coaches voting in this season USA Today poll.
June 15, 2011 Dambrot, Ianello Appear on SportsTime Ohio Head men's basketball coach Keith Dambrot and head football coach Rob Ianello visited with Bruce Drennan on SportsTime Ohio on Wednesday.
September 30, 2011 Football Resumes League Schedule at Eastern Michigan Saturday The Akron football team visits MAC West Division foe Eastern Michigan on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET.
April 11, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #12 The Akron football team started its final week of spring practice with a 90-minute workout inside Stile Athletics Field House on Monday afternoon.
April 10, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 10 A morning temperature in the upper 30s forced the Zips' tenth workout of the spring inside the Stile Athletics Field House on Tuesday.
August 11, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #8 The Zips football team held their ninth and tenth practices of preseason camp on Thursday.
September 24, 2011 Football Handles Visiting VMI, 36-13 Behind Jawon Chisholm's 188 yards of rushing, the Akron football team topped visiting VMI 36-13 on Saturday afternoon.
September 2, 2011 Football Set For High Noon Showdown Saturday with Buckeyes The Akron football team opens the season at Ohio State on Saturday at noon ET on ESPN.
March 29, 2012 Bowden Announces Full 2012 Football Schedule The Zips' 12-game regular-season slate includes six home games and four opponents coming off a bowl appearance.
April 2, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #7 A 60-play scrimmage in full pads was the highlight of the Akron football team's seventh installment of spring practice on Saturday.
November 8, 2011 Ianello - Kent State Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
July 8, 2011 Wagner Named to Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List Akron junior linebacker Brian Wagner was one of 87 players named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List on Friday.
April 16, 2011 Saturday's Football Spring Game Moved Indoors Due to inclement weather, the Akron football team's Spring Game has been moved indoors to Stile Athletics Field House.
October 7, 2011 Football Readies for Saturday Afternoon Homecoming Tilt with FIU The Akron football team begins a three-game homestand on Saturday, taking on FIU at 2 p.m. ET on Homecoming.
February 28, 2011 Ianello Announces Complete 2011 Football Schedule Six Saturday home games, including a Senior Day showdown against rival Kent State, highlight The University of Akron's 2011 football schedule.
November 12, 2011 Wagon Wheel Series Remembered: Nov. 24, 2005 (part 5 of 5) Akron defeated Kent State 35-3 on Nov. 24, 2005 in the "Snow Bowl" to claim the league's East Division title.
2012 Akron Football Signing Day Follow signing day with Akron Football all day on our live blog.
January 4, 2012 MAC Announces Divisional Alignment, Matchups for 2012 Football Season The Mid-American Conference announced its divisional alignment and team matchups for the 2012 football season on Wednesday.
October 29, 2011 Football Makes Fourth-Quarter Comeback, Falls 23-22 to Central Michigan The Zips erased a 20-point deficit thanks to two fourth-quarter touchdown grabs by Marquelo Suel.
September 20, 2011 Ianello - VMI Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
November 7, 2011 Ianello - Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
November 3, 2011 Football Topped By Miami (Ohio) at Soggy Yager Stadium The Akron football team lost 35-3 at conference foe Miami (Ohio) on a rainy Thursday night in Oxford.
July 25, 2011 | General News Zippy's Top 10: Submit Your Story for Zippy's Year in Roo-View Now it’s your turn Zips Nation. From now until 5 p.m. on Wednesday (July 27), you can submit your favorite stories from the 2010-11 season!
March 27, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – March 27 Wearing full pads, the Akron football team practiced inside the Stile Athletics Field House on Tuesday morning.
August 6, 2011 Football to Break Training Camp with Public Practice on Aug. 20 The Akron football team will hold an open to the public practice on Sat., Aug. 20, from noon-2 p.m. at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
January 14, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Honors its Dean's List Student-Athletes During Saturday's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2011 Dean's List student-athletes.
January 11, 2012 Bowden Completes Staff with Addition of Nine University of Akron head football coach Terry Bowden announced on Wednesday the addition of nine people to his staff.
February 18, 2011 Football Names New Director of Strength and Conditioning Akron alumnus and former Zips student-athlete Craig Sowers was named the football team's director of strength and conditioning on Friday.
August 3, 2011 Football Reports for Preseason Training Camp The Akron football team is fully accounted for as 104 players reported to campus for preseason training camp on Wednesday.
September 27, 2011 Ianello - Eastern Michigan Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
February 2, 2011 Today's Football Signing Day Donor Event Canceled The donor event that was originally scheduled as a part of today's football signing day activities as been canceled due to inclement weather.
August 7, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #4 Day four of the Zips football team's preseason training camp included a two-hour night practice at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
August 29, 2011 Ianello to be on 247Sports Radio Tuesday Morning UA head football coach Rob Ianello will visit with 247Sports morning show host Bill King Tuesday at 7:40 on XM 143 and Sirius 123.
August 23, 2011 Football Update – Tuesday, Aug. 23: Moore Named Starting Quarterback Junior college transfer Clayton Moore was chosen as the Zips starting quarterback prior to Tuesday's practice.
February 3, 2011 Watch Video from Football Signing Day Press Conference Watch archived video of Wednesday's Football National Signing Day Press Conference.
March 22, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – March 22 The Zips football team took to the field for its second day of spring camp Thursday.
September 10, 2011 Football Downed by Temple in Mid-American Conference Opener The Akron football team lost to Temple in the MAC opener for both squads on Saturday at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
Akron Football All Access - Defensive Backs Coach Kim McCloud Go behind-the-scenes at practice with defensive backs coach Kim McCloud. Part eight of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
August 6, 2011 Joe Dunn Commentary: Great Names In Zips Football History GoZips.com columnist Joe Dunn runs down some of his favorite names in Akron football history.
March 31, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – March 31 The UA football team continued spring practice on Saturday morning with a 70-play scrimmage in full pads. Read about and watch the highlights.
August 9, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #6 The Zips football team worked through its first two-a-day workout of preseason training camp on Tuesday.
August 24, 2011 Football Update – Wednesday, Aug. 24 Three days into the fall semester, the Akron football team is settling into its daily routine.
August 3, 2011 Football Preseason Media Day Press Conference Video Watch video of the Akron football program's preseason media day press conference on Wednesday.
January 30, 2012 Bowden Set to Announce First Signing Day Class on Wednesday Wednesday is National Signing Day. Stay close to GoZips.com as the UA football team unveils its 2012 incoming class.
April 10, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Linebackers In Part 2 of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com talks with assistant coach Charlie Camp about the linebackers.
Akron Football All Access - Defensive Line Coach Vince Okruch Go behind-the-scenes at practice with defensive line/special teams coordinator Vince Okruch. Part six of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
September 13, 2011 Football Announces Non-League Opponents for 2012-16 Trips to BCS foes Michigan, Notre Dame, Penn State and Tennessee, and a visit to Akron by Pittsburgh highlight the Zips' 2012-16 non-league slate.
April 16, 2011 Saturday Football Youth Clinic Moved Indoors Due to Saturday's forecast for inclement weather, the football youth clinic will be moved inside Stile Athletics Field House and will begin at 11 a.m.
October 16, 2011 | General News Listen to Dambrot and Ianello on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
Terry Bowden Addresses Crowd at Basketball Game Akron Head Football Coach Terry Bowden addresses the crowd at a Zips men's basketball game against VCU on December 29, 2011.
April 15, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Quarterbacks In the seventh and final installment of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com looks at Akron's quarterbacks.
April 1, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #6 The Akron football squad held its first outdoor practice of spring camp on Friday afternoon at InfoCision Stadium ? Summa Field.
December 14, 2011 Football's Wagner Named to Phil Steele's All-MAC Team Zips junior linebacker Brian Wagner was named First-Team All-Mid-American Conference by Phil Steele magazine.
April 4, 2012 "Fear the Dadgum! Roo" T-Shirt on Sale at Zips Team Shop "Fear the Dadgum! Roo" t-shirts are now on sale in the Zips Team Shop and at the Student Union Bookstore.
June 15, 2011 Kick Times, TV, Promotions Set for 2011 Football Schedule UA Athletics, in conjunction with the MAC office, announced on Wednesday start times for its 2011 football home games.
August 30, 2011 Ianello - Ohio State Week Press Conference Video Watch video from head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference in Stile Athletics Field House.
May 2, 2011 Football Season Ticket Prize Winners - May 2011 It's time to announce the winner's in our football season ticket holder monthly prize drawing. Congratulations, to the following fans that renewed their 2011 football season tickets prior to May 1 and won great Zips prizes.
September 1, 2011 Listen to Ianello Today at Noon on Cleveland's 92.3 FM The Fan Listen to head football coach Rob Ianello today at noon on Cleveland's 92.3 The Fan.
October 14, 2011 | General News Check Out GoZips.com's New "In The News" Feature Click the "In The News" tab (above right) to follow daily coverage of Zips Athletics in local and national publications.
March 24, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – March 24 Wearing half pads, the Akron football team practiced inside the Stile Athletics Field House on Saturday morning.
November 8, 2011 Wagon Wheel Series Remembered: Sept. 9, 1972 (part 2 of 5) After an 18-year lapse, the Akron-Kent State rivalry was renewed in 1972. The game ended in a tie, 13-all.
August 12, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #9 The Akron football team turned the attention to its two-minute game plan on Friday in the 11th practice of preseason camp.
March 29, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – March 29 The UA football team held its fifth day of spring practice inside Stile Athletics Field House on Thursday morning.
February 2, 2011 FOOTBALL: Signing Day Central Blog Wednesday, Feb. 2 is National Signing Day. Refresh this page throughout the day as the Akron football program unveils its 2011 class.
November 9, 2011 Wagon Wheel Series Remembered: Nov. 8, 1997 (part 3 of 5) The Zips sparked a six-game win streak in the Wagon Wheel series with a 45-35 victory over Kent State in 1997.
September 16, 2011 Football Travels to Cincinnati on Saturday for ESPN3 Matinee The Akron football team faces off against intra-state rival and Big East opponent Cincinnati on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET.
December 13, 2011 Follow Us to Find Out First! Zips Athletics will introduce a new head football coach through social media.
April 14, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 14 The Zips football team scrimmaged for about 100 plays on Saturday inside Stile Athletics Field House.
April 11, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Defensive Line In Part 3 of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com talks with talks with defensive coordinator Kevin Cosgrove about the D-line.
April 7, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 7 The UA football team held a full contact scrimmage on Saturday – it's ninth practice session this spring.
| General News Ianello and Pfau Guests on Monday's Zips Live Zips Live, the weekly UA Athletics radio show, airs each Monday from Winking Lizard Tavern in nearby Fairlawn.
Akron Football All Access - Linebackers Coach Charlie Camp Go behind-the-scenes at practice with linebackers coach Charlie Camp. Part two of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
April 21, 2012 Gold Defeats Blue 51-21 in Annual Football Spring Game QB Dalton Williams completed 37-of-55 passes for 373 yards and three TDs on Saturday.
October 8, 2011 Football Drops Homecoming Contest Against FIU, 27-17 Linebacker Brian Wagner had a career-best 22 tackles in the UA football team's 27-17 loss to FIU on Saturday on Homecoming.
March 27, 2011 Final Zips Live of the Season to be Held Monday The final Zips Live radio show of the 2010-11 season will feature UA head football coach Rob Ianello and national recruiting analyst Tom Lemming.
August 4, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #1 The Akron football team held its first practice of preseason training camp on Thursday morning.
May 2, 2012 Beer Sales Approved for University of Akron Home Football Games The Board of Trustees voted to modify the University's alcohol policy to allow beer sales in the main seating area of InfoCision Stadium.
November 19, 2011 Football Defeated on the Road by Buffalo The Akron football team suffered a 51-10 loss at Buffalo on Saturday. The Zips close the season next Friday at Western Michigan.
December 28, 2011 Terry Bowden Introduced as Zips Football Coach The University of Akron formally introduced Terry Bowden as its new head football coach on Wednesday afternoon.
April 30, 2012 Jake Anderson Signs Rookie Free Agent Contract with Cleveland Browns Former Zips offensive lineman Jake Anderson has signed as an undrafted free agent with the Cleveland Browns.
May 17, 2012 Nick Lopez Wins 2012 UA Student T-shirt Design Contest: Football Edition T-shirts will be sold at the campus Barnes & Noble stores later this summer and into the Fall 2012 semester.
February 17, 2011 Kevin Cosgrove Named Defensive Coordinator A 30-year veteran of the collegiate coaching ranks, Kevin Cosgrove was named the Akron football program's new defensive coordinator on Thursday.
April 17, 2012 Youth Clinic to be Part of Football Spring Game Festivities on April 21 UA head coach Terry Bowden, his coaching staff and student-athletes will hold a youth clinic at 1 p.m. on April 21.
October 22, 2011 Football Suffers 37-20 Home Defeat to Ohio Akron's Marquelo Suel had 54 yards on six catches and one touchdown in a 37-20 Zips' loss to Ohio on Saturday.
September 3, 2011 Football Falls at Ohio State in Season Opener The Akron football team fell 42-0 at Ohio State on Saturday in the season opener. The Zips return home to face MAC foe Temple on Sept. 10.
April 14, 2012 Zips Athletics Plays Host to "Breakfast with the Bowdens" Over 400 people filled UA's Stile Athletics Field House on Saturday morning to visit with the "First Family of College Football".
April 13, 2012 Saturday's "Breakfast with the Bowdens" Event Sold Out Saturday's exclusive "Breakfast with the Bowdens" event to be held in Stile Athletics Field House has met its attendance capacity.
June 7, 2012 Kickoff Times, TV, Promotions Set for Year One of Bowden Ball Zips Athletics unveiled game times and promotions for the 2012 football season, the first with coach Terry Bowden in charge.
May 27, 2011 Listen to Friday's Radio Interview with Rob Ianello Second-year University of Akron head football coach Rob Ianello was a guest on today's SportsTalk on WKAR 870 AM in East Lansing, Mich.
| General News Listen to Ianello and Porter on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
| General News Listen to Ianello and Trainor on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
March 29, 2011 Brad Childress to be Keynote Speaker at Spring Clinic Former NFL head coach Brad Childress will be the keynote speaker at the Akron football program's second-annual Spring Clinic on Saturday.
November 25, 2011 Football Closes Season with Loss at Western Michigan The Akron football team ended its season with a 68-19 defeat at the hands of Western Michigan on Friday afternoon.
April 13, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #13 The Akron football team held its last full pads practice of the spring on Wednesday afternoon in InfoCision Stadium ? Summa Field.
June 3, 2012 Football's Summer Jamboree Golf Tournament Sold Out The UA Football Summer Jamboree Golf Tournament, scheduled for June 11 at The Quarry Golf Club in Canton, has sold out.
September 11, 2011 Former Zips Football Player Col. Tim Gorrell Helps with Coin Toss Former Zips football player Colonel Tim Gorrell participated in the coin toss prior to Saturday's Akron-Temple game.
September 9, 2011 Football Plays Host to Temple in Home Opener on Saturday at 6 p.m. Akron plays host to Temple in the home opener and also begins MAC play on Saturday at 6 p.m. ET at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
March 23, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #1 The UA football team held its first practice of the spring on Wednesday, as inclement weather forced the Zips inside Stile Athletics Field House.
Akron Football All Access - Assistant Head Coach Jim Miceli Go behind-the-scenes at practice with assistant head coach Jim Miceli. Part three of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
April 19, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 19 The Zips football team took to the field on Thursday morning for its final practice prior to Saturday's Spring Game.
Akron Football All Access - Defensive Coordinator Kevin Cosgrove Go behind-the-scenes at practice with defensive coordinator Kevin Cosgrove. Part five of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
April 8, 2011 Football Starts Countdown to April 16 Spring Game A free Youth Clinic and Zips Fest will be part of the UA football team's April 16 Spring Game, presented by Chick-fil-A (Chapel Hill location).
October 10, 2011 Ianello - Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
August 6, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #3 The Akron football team took to the practice field for its third day of training camp on Saturday morning and first day wearing shoulder pads.
March 11, 2011 Akron Football Hosts Pro Day Workout Ten members of last season's University of Akron football team had an opportunity to work out for NFL scouts Thursday afternoon at Stile Athletics Field House.
November 30, 2011 Wagner Named to Football All-MAC First Team Zips junior linebacker Brian Wagner was named First-Team All-Mid-American Conference on Wednesday.
February 1, 2012 Akron Football Signs 21, Including 10 from state of Ohio The Akron football program signed 21 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, the first class for coach Terry Bowden.
November 1, 2011 Ianello - Miami (Ohio) Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
November 20, 2011 | General News Listen to Dambrot and Ianello on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
August 17, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #13 An intra-squad scrimmage was part of day 13 of the Akron football program's preseason training camp schedule.
August 16, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #12 The Akron football squad practiced in half pads on day 12 of its preseason training camp.
August 5, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #2 The Akron football team continued with its split squad practice format in day two of preseason training camp.
July 22, 2011 | General News Akron Athletics Launches “Stars and Stripes Ticket Program” Active, reserve and retired military members will be admitted free of charge to any Zips’ exhibition or regular-season home game.
October 17, 2011 Ianello - Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
March 23, 2011 Ken Carmen Show to Air Live from Football Practice Today 1350 AM (WARF) will broadcast its Ken Carmen Show live from Stile Athletics Field House on Wednesday during the first day of spring football practice.
May 17, 2012 | General News Akron Student-Athletes Take Part in Career Day at Albion Elementary Several members of the softball, women’s soccer and football teams, along with softball head coach Julie Pratt, took part in the event.
| General News Latest Zips Illustrated Previews UA Hoops Season Issue four of the inaugural volume of Zips Illustrated, the free official online magazine of Akron Athletics, is now available.
October 21, 2011 Football Faces Ohio Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on Zippy Bobblehead Day The UA football team takes on Ohio Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET on Zippy Bobblehead Day at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
May 3, 2011 Ladies Football 101 Clinic Scheduled for June 8 Akron fans are invited to attend the second-annual Ladies Football 101 clinic while also helping a good cause.
March 11, 2011 Football Season Ticket Prize Winners - March 2011 The UA Department of Athletics has selected the winners of its football season ticket holder monthly prize drawing for February.
March 14, 2011 Football Names McCloud as DBs Coach, Retools Defensive Staff Akron head football coach Rob Ianello announced the completion of the Zips defensive staff on Monday, with the addition of Kim McCloud as DBs coach.
April 6, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #9 The Akron football program held its ninth practice of the spring outside in InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field on Wednesday afternoon.
January 3, 2012 Bowden Names Chuck Amato Associate Head Coach, Defensive Coordinator Head football coach Terry Bowden has named Chuck Amato as associate head coach and defensive coordinator.
September 6, 2011 Ianello - Temple Week Press Conference Video Watch video of second-year Akron head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference, held each Tuesday during the season.
July 27, 2011 MAC Media Day Quotes Read a transcript of quotes from coach Rob Ianello, OL Zac Kasparek and LB Brian Wagner from MAC Media Day.
November 23, 2011 Football Closes Out Season on Friday Afternoon at Western Michigan The Akron football team closes out its 2011 season on Friday at 1 p.m. ET at Western Michigan's Waldo Stadium.
October 24, 2011 Ianello - Weekly MAC Media Teleconference Audio Listen to audio of football head coach Rob Ianello and the other MAC head coaches from Monday's league media teleconference.
Akron Football All Access - Head Coach Rob Ianello Go behind-the-scenes at practice with head football coach Rob Ianello. Part one of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
August 30, 2011 Detwiler Named Akron-IMG Sports Network Football Analyst Former Akron defensive back Brad Detwiler has joined the Akron IMG Sports Network football broadcast team.
April 12, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Offensive Line In Part 4 of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com talks with assistant coach Mitch Browning about the O-line.
July 28, 2011 | General News Zippy's Top 10: Top Three Fan Memories After reading all of the stories submitted online about the 2010-11 season, Zippy selected the top-three to share with Zips Nation.
September 17, 2011 Football Suffers Road Defeat at Cincinnati The Akron football team lost 59-14 at Cincinnati on Saturday afternoon. The Zips return home to face VMI on Sept. 24.
April 4, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #8 High winds and an afternoon thunderstorm forced the UA football team inside Stile Athletics Field House on Monday for its eighth spring practice.
April 12, 2012 Spring Football Practice Report – April 12 Practice session No. 11 of the spring consisted of a half pads workout inside Stile Athletics Field House on Thursday.
August 15, 2011 Football Mini-Plan and Single-Game Tickets on Sale Tuesday Three-game mini-plan reserved packages and single-game tickets for the 2011 Zips football season go on sale at 9 a.m. ET Tuesday.
March 21, 2011 Football Starts Spring Camp Wednesday with Open Practice The University of Akron football team begins its spring practice schedule on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m., with an open to the public workout on campus.
July 19, 2011 | General News Akron Athletics Partners with IMG College Ticket Solutions The University of Akron Department of Athletics has agreed to a multi-year partnership with IMG College Ticket Solutions.
April 16, 2011 Youth Clinic Starts Day of Spring Game Activities Prior to the football team's annual Spring Game on Saturday, members of the squad put on a free youth clinic inside Stile Athletics Field House.
August 19, 2011 Football Breaks Camp with Public Practice, Autograph Session Saturday The UA football team will end its preseason camp with a free open to the public practice and autograph session on Saturday starting at noon ET.
February 2, 2011 Football Signs 23, Including 10 from State of Ohio The Akron football program signed 23 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, head coach Rob Ianello announced.
June 22, 2011 Troy Vincent Visits with Zips Football NFL Vice President for Player Engagement Troy Vincent visited with the Akron football team on Wednesday.
July 28, 2011 UA-Cincy Football Game on Sept. 17 Set for 3:30 p.m. on ESPN3 The Akron football team's game on Sept. 17 at Cincinnati will be carried by ESPN3 and kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET.
| General News Listen to Ianello and Rembielak on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
July 18, 2012 Follow the Zips at MAC Football Media Day on July 24 Learn how to follow coverage of Zips Football at next week's MAC Media Day at Ford Field in Detroit.
November 12, 2011 Football Closes Home Schedule with Loss to Rival Kent State The Akron football team gave up a 35-3 decision to visiting Kent State on Saturday afternoon on Senior Day.
April 14, 2011 Rules and Format Set for Saturday's Football Spring Game Second-year UA head football coach Rob Ianello announced the rules and format earlier today for Saturday afternoon's Spring Game.
August 20, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #16 The Zips football program closed preseason training camp with an open to the public practice and autograph session Saturday.
October 1, 2011 Football Edged at Eastern Michigan, 31-23 Jawon Chisholm rushed for 122 yards and one touchdown and threw another TD in the Zips' 31-23 loss at Eastern Michigan on Saturday.
July 26, 2011 2011 Akron Football MAC Media Day Join host Steve French at the 2011 MAC Football Media Day at Ford Field in Detroit, Mich., as he talks football with Coach Ianello and the rest of the Zips' 2011 conference opponent head coaches.
October 25, 2011 Ianello - Central Michigan Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
December 29, 2011 Watch Archived Video of the Terry Bowden Press Conference Terry Bowden was introduced as the Zips 27th head football coach at a press conference on Dec. 28.
November 15, 2011 Ianello - Buffalo Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
November 7, 2011 Wagon Wheel Series Remembered: Sept. 22, 2007 (part 1 of 5) In the last Wagon Wheel game played at the Rubber Bowl, Akron topped Kent State 27-20 thanks to a 17-point fourth quarter rally.
November 11, 2011 Football Hosts Kent State in Battle for the Wagon Wheel Saturday at 2 p.m. The Akron football team looks to regain possession of the coveted Wagon Wheel from rival Kent State on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET.
January 13, 2012 Football's Caponi Named Academic All-MAC, Kasparek and Gilmer Honorable Mention UA sophomore DE Nico Caponi was one of 35 student-athletes named Academic All-Mid-American Conference on Friday.
January 12, 2012 Listen to Bowden on Local Radio Thursday Afternoon, Saturday Morning New Zips head football coach Terry Bowden will be a guest on Canton radio station 1480 AM (WHBC) this afternoon.
October 18, 2011 Ianello - Ohio Week Press Conference Video Watch video of head football coach Rob Ianello's weekly press conference with the local media.
September 23, 2011 Football Faces VMI Saturday at 2 p.m. on Band Day and Youth Day The Akron football team matches up with VMI on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
March 30, 2011 Football Spring Practice Report #5 Afternoon snow showers forced the Akron football team to hold its fifth practice of spring camp inside Stile Athletics Field House.
Akron Football All Access - Offensive Line Coach Mitch Browning Go behind-the-scenes at practice with offensive line coach Mitch Browning. Part nine of a 10-part series with the Zips staff.
April 13, 2011 Spring Football Position Breakdown: Receivers and Tight Ends In Part 5 of the Spring Football Position Breakdown video series, GoZips.com looks at Akron's receivers and tight ends.
October 4, 2011 Akron-Kent State Football Single Game Tickets On Sale Single game tickets for the Nov. 12 football game between Akron and Kent State are on sale to the general public.
November 17, 2011 Football Opens Two-Game Season-Ending Road Swing Saturday at Buffalo The UA football team closes its regular season with a pair of road games, starting with a visit to Buffalo Saturday at noon ET.
January 6, 2012 Bowden Adds NFL Veteran Terrell Buckley to Staff as Cornerbacks Coach Terrell Buckley, a 14-year veteran of the NFL and Florida State standout, has been named the UA football team's cornerbacks coach.
April 19, 2012 Listen to Terry Bowden on Local Radio on Friday Zips head football coach Terry Bowden is scheduled to be a guest on a variety of local radio talk shows on Friday.
January 27, 2011 Football Announces 2011 Nonconference Schedule Two home games and a visit to intrastate rivals and BCS foes Ohio State and Cincinnati highlight the Akron football program's 2011 nonleague schedule.
June 7, 2011 Football Opener at Ohio State Set for Noon National Telecast The Akron football team's season opener at Ohio State on Sept. 3 will be televised nationally on ESPN or ESPN2 and kick off at noon ET.
| General News Latest Zips Illustrated Previews Fall Sports Season Issue three of the inaugural volume of Zips Illustrated, the free official online magazine of Akron Athletics, is now available.
August 13, 2011 Football Preseason Training Camp Report #10 The Akron football team had a 100-plus play scrimmage on Saturday under the lights at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field.
March 25, 2013 UA Athletics and McDonald's Launch "Zips All-Access 10-Pack" Akron Athletics and Rubber City McDonald's announced on Wednesday the launch of the "Zips All-Access 10-Pack" presented by McDonald's.

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Friday, September 19
FB: Keys to the game against the Marshall Thundering Herd   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips 'fishing' for a victory over Marshall's Thundering Herd and buddy Doc Holliday   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Loss a learning experience for Akron's Pohl   by Doug Smock, The Charleston Gazette
FB: Amato, Holliday go way back   by Derek Redd, Charleston Daily Mail

Thursday, September 18
FB: Sophomore RB may be in line for more action   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron uses bye week for Herd preparation   by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: Holliday focused on Zips    by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: Marshall, Akron have some ties that bind   by Chuck Landon, The Herald-Dispatch
FB: Akron often a tough trip for Herd   by Grant Traylor, The Herald-Dispatch

Wednesday, September 17
WGOLF, VB: On the Record – September 17   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips offense has to deliver this week against undefeated Marshall    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: UA football: Quirky schedule gives Zips some early rest   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips football: Coach Terry Bowden on connection to Marshall (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal

Tuesday, September 16
WGOLF, MSOC: On the Record – September 16   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Marshall cruising its way to 3-0; is Akron next victim? - MAC Football 2014   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Holliday's work ethic has always impressed Bowden   by Gary Fauber, Bluefield Daily Telegraph
FB: Hot Herd takes on Bowden-coached Akron next   by Doug Smock, The Charleston Gazette

Monday, September 15
MSOC: University of Akron men's soccer team blanks Hartford 2-0 to win own invitational  by Fred Cay, Akron Beacon Journal
WSOC: On the Record – September 15    Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, September 14
GENERAL: University of Akron bid for Browns training camp could have implications for Zips' soccer program   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal
VB, XC: On the Record – September 14    Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, September 13
MSOC: Akron 2, Central Florida 1: Zips score a goal in each half to top Knights    by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal

Thursday, September 11
MSOC: UA soccer may tread the rocky road of inexperience this season   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal

Wednesday, September 10
MGOLF, WGOLF, XC: On the Record – September 10   Akron Beacon Journal

Tuesday, September 9
FB: At this stage in UA football revival, Zips find no consolation in loss at Penn State   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal
MGOLF, WGOLF: On the Record – September 9   Akron Beacon Journal

Monday, September 8
FB: Harrisburg's Chisholm 'blessed' to recover from gunshot, turn life around at Akron   by Frank Bodani, The York Daily Record
MGOLF, WGOLF: On the Record – September 8   Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, September 7
FB: Penn State 21, Akron 3: Zips put up strong fight in loss to Nittany Lions   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips don't have enough as Penn State wins its home opener, 21-3   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Penn St. powers past Akron in 21-­3 win   by Jim Carlson, Canton Repository (via AP)
FB: Akron Zips vs. Penn State Nittany Lions Recap: Missed Opportunities Hurt Akron   by Brandon Hickey, Yahoo Sports (via SB Nation)
FB: Hard to Handle: Akron WR Zach D'Orazio has his moments against PSU ... but not many   by Bob Flounders, The Patriot-Times

Saturday, September 6
FB: Zips football: RT Tommy Brown ruled eligible for season   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: UA football: No looking back as Zips focus on Penn State (Video) by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
VB, WSOC: On the record: UA volleyball team wins first two in Akron Invitational   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron Zips set for test on national TV at Penn State   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Easton grad Chuck Amato on his Akron football job: 'I'm having the time of my life'   by Josh Folck, The Epress-Times

Friday, September 5
FB: Kyle Pohl, the Akron Zips commander and chief – and quarterback   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Savvy of Terry Bowden and elite-level assistants gives Akron Zips puncher's chance vs Penn State   by David Jones, The Patriot-News
FB: Once a Penn State fan, Pen Argyl's Evans returns to play linebacker for Akron    by Mark Wogenrich, The Morning Call
GENERAL: University of Akron's Zippy vs. Ohio State's Brutus Buckeye - may the best mascot win   by Karen Farkas, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Penn State football: Keys to game against Akron    by Mike Gross, Conestoga Valley News
FB: Zips football: Keys to the game - UA vs. the Penn State Nittany Lions   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
CC: On the Record – Sept. 5   Akron Beacon Journal

Thursday, September 4
FB: Bowdens, Akron football seek triumph after tragedies   by Dan Wolken, USA TODAY
FB: Jawon Chisholm and Akron Zips proved last year at Michigan they don't scare in big stadiums   by David Jones, The Patriot-News
FB: WR L.T. Smith talks about playing Penn State this week (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: QB Kyle Pohl wins second award in a week    by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Three Ohio MAC teams challenge power-conference schools   by Larry Phillips, Chillicothe Gazette
MBB: Akron, Kent State release 2014-15 basketball schedules   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Wednesday, September 3
FB: Akron Zips are ready for Saturday's noon matchup at Penn State   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Coach Terry Bowden expects more from Zips' running game   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: What coach Terry Bowden thinks Michigan loss provides UA against Penn State (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Zips football: Players discuss 41-0 win over Howard (Video), by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
VB, WSOC: On the record: UA women fall 3-1 to Cleveland State in soccer   Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Penn State Football: A look at the Akron Zips, who feature former Harrisburg back Jawon Chisholm   by Greg Pickel, The Patriot-News

Tuesday, September 2
FB: A lot to like after opening week   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Quick hits from weekly coaches teleconference   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Akron head coach Terry Bowden evaluates challenges of Penn State's defense, QB Christian Hackenberg   by Audrey Snyder, The Patriot-News
FB: Bowden rebuilding Akron Zips   by Cory Giger, Altoona Mirror
FB: Akron coach hopes Zips can keep up with Penn State  by Joe Juliano, Philly.com/Philadelphia Inquirer

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