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Vann runs for 4 TDs in EMU's 42-14 win over Zips

Nov. 12, 2019 9:30 PM EST

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Shaq Vann rushed for 142 yards and four touchdowns and Eastern Michigan beat winless Akron 42-14 on Tuesday night. Vann became the first Eagle to score four rushing touchdowns since Bronson Hill against Toledo on Oct. 13, 2012. He scored Eastern Michigan's first three TDs when the Eagles...

Bowling Green keeps Akron winless, 35-7, behind Loy

Nov. 2, 2019 6:17 PM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Grant Loy threw for one touchdown and ran for another and the defense was dominant as Bowling Green defeated winless Akron 35-6 on Saturday. After the Zips kicked field goals on two of their first three possessions for a 6-0 lead they only picked up 40 yards the rest of the way,...

Kent State downs rival Akron 26-3

Oct. 12, 2019 7:14 PM EDT

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Dustin Crum threw a touchdown pass, Matthew Trickett kicked four field goals and Kent State beat Akron 26-3 on Saturday, snapping a four-game skid against the Zips in the annual Crystal Clinic Wagon Wheel trophy game. Crum's 49-yard pass to Isaiah McKoy capped Kent State's opening drive,...

Curtis' 3 TDs lifts UMass past winless Akron 37-29

Sep. 28, 2019 7:45 PM EDT

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Michael Curtis threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and UMass defeated Akron 37-29 on Saturday. UMass (1-4) led 20-14 at intermission, but after the break, Curtis led the Minutemen on 12-play, 72-yard drive in four minutes for a 27-14 lead. On the ensuing kickoff, Akron (0-5)...

Barker accounts for 4 TDs, Troy rolls past Akron for 2nd win

Sep. 21, 2019 6:39 PM EDT

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Kaleb Barker threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Troy dominated the final three quarters to roll to a 35-7 victory over Akron on Saturday. Troy (2-1) opened the scoring when Barker passed to AJ Lewis from the 8. Akron responded when Kato Nelson nailed Maverick Wolfley on a...