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Mar 1, 2017
81 Buffalo
55 at Akron
Final
JAMES A. RHODES ARENA - AKRON, OHIO (ESPN3/Watch ESPN)
Mar 3, 2017
at LESI Championships- Day One
All Day
Ocasek Natatorium
66 Akron
56 at Kent State
Final
M.A.C. Center - Kent, Ohio | ESPN 2
Mar 4, 2017
at LESI Championships- Day Two
All Day
Ocasek Natatorium
8 UNC Greensboro
6 vs. Akron
@ Bobbie Bailey Tournament | Kennesaw, Ga.
Final
Bobbie Bailey Tournament | Kennesaw, Ga.
7 Akron
0 at Illinois-Chicago
Final
Griffith, Ind.
7 UAB
2 vs. Akron
@ Bobbie Bailey Tournament | Kennesaw, Ga.
Final
Bobbie Bailey Tournament | Kennesaw, Ga.
48 Akron
62 at Ohio
Final
Athens, Ohio
7 Akron
0 at Valparaiso
Final
Valparaiso, Ind.
Mar 5, 2017
at LESI Championships- Day Three
All Day
Ocasek Natatorium
0 Dartmouth
4 vs. Akron
@ Kennesaw, Ga.
Final
4 Akron
8 at Kennesaw St.
Final
Bobbie Bailey Tournament | Kennesaw, Ga.
0 Akron
0 at Columbus Crew SC
Final
Columbus, Ohio
Mar 6, 2017
12-of-18 (585, +25) vs. Palmetto Intercollegiate - Day One
@ Aiken, S.C. (Palmetto Golf Course)
All Day
37 Akron
65 at Toledo
Final
Toledo, Ohio Mid-American Conference Tournament
Mar 7, 2017
12-of-18 (878, +38) vs. Palmetto Intercollegiate - Day Two
@ Aiken, S.C. (Palmetto Golf Course)
All Day
Mar 9, 2017
at NCAA Diving Zones – Day One
All Day
Bloomington, Ind.
62 No. 8 Eastern Michigan
79 at No. 1 Akron
Final
MAC Tournament Quarterfinals | Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, Ohio | Spectrum Sports
Mar 10, 2017
at NCAA Diving Zones – Day Two
All Day
Bloomington, Ind.
at NCAA Championships
College Station, Texas
70 No. 4 Ball State
74 at No. 1 Akron
Final
MAC Tournament Semifinals | Quicken Loans Arena | Cleveland, Ohio | CBS Sports Network
Mar 11, 2017
at NCAA Diving Zones – Day Three
All Day
Bloomington, Ind.
at NCAA Championships
College Station, Texas
Akron
vs. Cornell
@ Cherry Blossom Classic | Fairfax, Va.
Cancelled
Cherry Blossom Classic | Fairfax, Va.
Akron
at George Mason
Cancelled
Cherry Blossom Classic | Fairfax, Va.
70 No. 6 Kent State
65 at No. 1 Akron
Final
MAC Championship | Quicken Loans Arena | Cleveland, Ohio | ESPN2
Mar 12, 2017
7 Akron
8 vs. Cornell
@ Cherry Blossom Classic | Fairfax, Va.
Final - 8 innings
Cherry Blossom Classic | Fairfax, Va.
8 Akron
0 at George Mason
Final
Cherry Blossom Classic | Fairfax, Va.
Mar 13, 2017
7-of-10 (628, +60) vs. Bradley Spring Invite
@ Dallas, Texas (Brookhaven Country Club)
All Day
Mar 14, 2017
5-of-10 (918, +54) vs. Bradley Spring Invite
@ Dallas, Texas (Brookhaven Country Club)
All Day
Mar 15, 2017
at NCAA Championships – Day One
All Day
Indianapolis, Ind.
78 No. 7 Akron
75 at No. 2 Houston
Final
NIT First Round | Houston, Texas | Texas Southern H&PE Arena | ESPNU
Mar 16, 2017
at NCAA Championships – Day Two
All Day
Indianapolis, Ind.
Mar 17, 2017
at NCAA Championships – Day Three
All Day
Indianapolis, Ind.
Mar 18, 2017
at NCAA Championships – Day Four
All Day
Indianapolis, Ind.
2 Milwaukee
5 at Akron
Final
Akron, Ohio
3 Akron
1 vs. Oakland
@ Morehead, Ky.
Final
Morehead, Ky.
0 Akron
1 at Morehead State
Final
Morehead, Ky.
Mar 19, 2017
12-of-12 (319, +31) vs. Seahawk Intercollegiate - Day One
@ Wilmington, N.C. (Country Club of Landfall)
All Day
3-of-14 (302, +14) vs. MSU Citrus Challenge
@ Sorrento, Fla. (RedTail Golf Club)
All Day
0 Binghamton
7 at Akron
Final
Akron, Ohio
1 Notre Dame (OH)
2 at Akron
Final
FirstEnergy Stadium - Cub Cadet Field
Mar 20, 2017
12-of-12 (936, +72) vs. Seahawk Intercollegiate - Day Two
@ Wilmington, N.C. (Country Club of Landfall)
All Day
5-of-14 (310, +22) vs. MSU Citrus Challenge
@ Sorrento, Fla. (RedTail Golf Club)
All Day
69 No. 7 Akron
85 at No. 6 UT Arlington
Final
NIT Second Round | Arlington, Texas | College Center Arena | ESPNU
Mar 21, 2017
6-of-14 (304, +16) vs. MSU Citrus Challenge
@ Sorrento, Fla. (RedTail Golf Club)
All Day
2 Akron
0 at Youngstown State
Final
Youngstown, Ohio
1 Akron
4 at Youngstown State
Final
Youngstown, Ohio
Mar 24, 2017
at Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
at Roadrunners Invitational
San Antonio, Texas
15-of-21 (296, +8) vs. Furman Intercollegiate - Day One
@ Greenville, S.C. (Furman Golf Course)
All Day
4 Akron
3 at Toledo
Final
Toledo, Ohio
1 Akron
3 at Northern Illinois
Final
DeKalb, Ill.
10 Akron
3 at Northern Illinois
Final
DeKalb, Ill.
Mar 25, 2017
at Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
at Roadrunners Invitational
San Antonio, Texas
13-of-21 (583, +7) vs. Furman Intercollegiate - Day Two
@ Greenville, S.C. (Furman Golf Course)
All Day
0 Akron
3 at Northern Illinois
Final
DeKalb, Ill.
Mar 26, 2017
vs. Furman Intercollegiate - Day Three
@ Greenville, S.C. (Furman Golf Course)
All Day
Eastern Mich.
at Akron
1:00 PM
Akron, Ohio | LaTuchie Tennis Center
Mar 27, 2017
vs. Kingsmill Intercollegiate
@ Williamsburg, Va. (Kingsmill Resort)
All Day
Mar 28, 2017
vs. Kingsmill Intercollegiate
@ Williamsburg, Va. (Kingsmill Resort)
All Day
Cleveland State
at Akron
3:00 PM
Lee R. Jackson Field
Akron
at Kennesaw St.
5:00 PM
Kennesaw, Ga.
Cleveland State
at Akron
5:00 PM
Lee R. Jackson Field
Mar 30, 2017
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
at Bobcat Invitational
San Marcos, Texas
Mar 31, 2017
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
at Bobcat Invitational
San Marcos, Texas
Akron
at Buffalo
1:00 PM
Buffalo, N.Y.
Akron
at Eastern Michigan
3:00 PM
Ypsilanti, Mich.
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Wednesday, March 22
Zips softball team defeats Penguins. Read the full story in the Akron Beacon Journal.
Ball State men's basketball looks ahead at the future. Details in The Daily News.
In the Star-Telegram, UT Arlington men crush Akron, advance to NIT quarterfinals.

Tuesday, March 21
Zips buoyed by win over Houston, prepare for NIT game against Texas-Arlington. Read the full story in the Akron Beacon Journal.
Zips open spring practice with transfer quarterback Nick Johns in the mix to start. Details in the Akron Beacon Journal.
Zips’ season comes to end in 85-69 loss to UT-Arlington in second round of NIT. Details at the Akron Beacon Journal, Star-Telegram, Cleveland Plain dealer, SB Nation Hustle Belt, and
In the Akron Beacon Journal, UA women’s tennis team wins 14th consecutive match.
In the Cleveland Plain Dealer, University of Akron sports still among the most expensive in Ohio, after cutting baseball.

Monday, March 20
MBB: In the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Akron Zips look to continue road success at UT-Arlington.
MBB: NIT 2017 second round preview, Akron Zips at UT-Arlington Mavericks. Details in at SB Nation Hustle BeltStar-Telegram, and Star-Telegram.com,
MBB: Listen to UA head coach Keith Dambrot talk about Zips-UT Arlington NIT second round game on WAKR.
FB: Zips face some questions in spring practice after disappointing 2016 season. Read the full story in the Akron Beacon Journal.
SWIM: University of Akron sophomore Madison Myers (Copley) finished 28th of 66 swimmers at the NCAA Championships. Details in the Akron Beacon Journal.

Friday, March 17
MBB: UH knocked out of NIT's first round by Akron. Details at the Houston Chronicle and Chron.com.
MBB: Johnson leads Akron to 78-75 NIT win over Houston. Read the full release at ESPN.com.

Thursday, March 16
MBB: Zips advance to the second round of the National Invitation Tournament. Details in the Akron Beacon Journal and Cleveland.com.

Wednesday, March 15
MBB: In the Akron Beacon Journal, Traveling in first round of NIT disappoints Zips coach Keith Dambrot, who reportedly turned down offer to coach at South Florida.
MBB: In the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Akron Zips open NIT at Houston with coach Keith Dambrot still in place.
MBB: Zips working to shake off disappointment, turn focus toward Houston. Read the full story in the Akron Beacon Journal.
MBB: Senderoff, Dambrot net success after overcoming adversity. Details in the Cleveland Jewish News

Monday, March 13
MBB: Kent State downs Akron to win NCAA Tournament bid. Read the full stories at Cleveland Plain Dealer, Akron Beacon Journal, SB NationHustle Beltthe News-Herald, USA TodayCleveland.com, and WKYC.
SB: University of Akron splits softball doubleheader. Details in the Akron Beacon Journal.
MBB: In the Akron Beacon JournalCleveland Plain Dealer, and SB Nation Hustle Belt, Zips to play Houston Wednesday in first-round NIT game.

Friday, March 10
MBB: In the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Keith Dambrot and Akron Zips' quest for March gladness.
MBB: Isaiah Johnson leads Zips past Eagles and into semifinals. Details at the Akron Beacon JournalThe Southern Illinoisan,Cleveland Plain Dealer, ESPN, and SB Nation Hustle Belt.
MBB: Akron’s Dambrot, Johnson take top MAC awards. Read the full stories at U.S. NewsAkron Beacon JournalCleveland Plain DealerThe News-Herald, and WKYC.
MBB: Akron's Isaiah Johnson has played at high level all season. Read the full story in the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Wednesday, March 8
MBB: Regular-season champion Zips ceremoniously cut down nets but focus on MAC Tournament. Read the full story in the Akron Beacon Journal.
FB: Zips receiver Jerome Lane Jr. isn’t pleased with combine performance, vows to rebound at UA pro day. Details in the Akron Beacon Journal.

Tuesday, March 7
MBB: Scouting the men's field for quarterfinals at the Q. Read the full story in the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
MBB: Akron's Johnson, Kent State's Hall lead All-MAC selections. Details in the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
MBB: In the Akron Beacon Journal, Zips center Isaiah ‘Big Dog’ Johnson gets support for MAC Player of the Year.
WBB: Akron falls 65-37 to Toledo in first round of MAC women’s basketball tournament. Details in the Akron Beacon Journal andThe Post.

Monday, March 6
MBB: Is top-seeded Akron in trouble? Details at the SB Nation Mid-Major Madness and Cleveland Plain Dealer.
MBB: Kent State winning streak halted by Akron, 66-56. Read the full stories at the Cleveland Plain DealerCBS Sports,Akron Beacon Journal, and SB Nation Hustle Belt.
MBB: MAC tournament back at Quicken Loans Arena. Details at the The News-Herald.
FB: In the Akron Beacon Journal, Akron wide receiver Jerome Lane Jr. hopes NFL Scouting Combine propels him to legendary moments at next level.

Friday, March 3
MBB: Kent State game can’t change UA’s position in the MAC, but the Zips need to regain their mojo. Read the full story in theAkron Beacon Journal.
MBB: In The Suburbanite Zips’ staff connected on, off court.

 

Thursday, March 2
FB: Akron Zips release 2017 football schedule, EndZoneScore.com, by Scott Piker
FB: Mid-American Conference announces Akron Zips 2017 football schedule, Akron Beacon Journal, by George Thomas
MBB: MAC mayhem continues with one game to go before tournament, Cleveland Plain Dealer, by Elton Alexander
WBB: Visiting Bulls blast Zips 81-55, spoil last home game for UA seniors, Akron Beacon Journal, by Curtis Duffield
WBB: Buffalo Bulls Women’s Basketball destroys Akron again, this time in an 81-55 effort, SB Nation Bull Run, by Robby Johnson

Wednesday, March 1
MBB: Akron Zips fall to last place Miami at home, 79-75, Cleveland Plain Daler, by Elton Alexander

MBB: Last-place RedHawks upset regular-season champion Zips, Akron Beacon Journal, by Tim Rogers

MBB:  Last place Miami (Ohio) upsets conference champ Akron 79-75, ESPN, Associated Press

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