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at Oklahoma
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Norman, Okla. | FOX Pay-Per-View
Sep 12, 2015
at Akron
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InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field | ESPN3
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at Louisiana
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Wednesday, September 2
FB: Five things Oklahoma fans should know about Akron     by Ryan Gerbosi, The Dallas Morning News
FB: Head Coach Terry Bowden, Zips Football Preview (Audio), WAKR
FB: OU Football Preview: Sooners vs. Akron Zips   by Chip Rouse, Stormin' in Norman
FB: John Heisman coached Akron football, but not for long   by Berry Tramel, News OK

Tuesday, September 3
FB: Akron Zips vs. No. 19 Oklahoma Sooners football preview   by Matt Hammond, Hustle Belt
FB: Oklahoma football: Bob Stoops meets the Bowden’s once more   by Joe Buettner, The Oklahoma Daily
T&F: Zips pole vaulter Shawn Barber to go pro   by the Hudson Hub Times

Wednesday, September 2
FB: UA football: Terry Bowden mum on starting quarterback for Zips against Oklahoma       by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Oklahoma football: Examining how the Sooners match up with Akron     by Spenser Davis, The Oklahoma Daily
FB: The Akron Zips: MAC Football Preview 2015      by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
T&F: World champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber turns pro by signing contract with Nike      by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal

Tuesday, September 1
FB: The Zips seek to clear hurdle to bowl eligibility this year     by Andy Harris, The Suburbanite
FB: A day at camp with the Akron Zips: MAC Football Preview 2015     by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer


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Sam Gainford - Men's SoccerSam Gainford (Liverpool, England), a redshirt sophomore on the men’s soccer team, was named the Zips’ Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by The University of Akron, Ohio’s Polytechnic University.


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