Time For A Change In Zips Play-Calling

The most pleasant surprise of the season for the University of Akron football team has been the stellar play of the defense.  This was on prime display in the team’s recent 16-7 victory over Kent State.  The defense shut down Kent star Dri Archer and dominated the game. But lost in the thrill of victory [...]

Big Dreams For Big Guys At 2013 D-League Draft?

Members of the Canton Charge’s front office are busy preparing for the 2013 NBA Development League Draft being held via conference call tonight. A list of approximately 180 players was made available to each of the D-League’s 17 teams. The D-League Draft does not have the glamour of an NBA Draft, there is no shaking [...]

Check out Akron Football’s New Pregame Video

The Zips Football facebook page just released a sneak peak of the video that will play before Saturday’s home opener versus James Madison. Have a look: Akron Zips 2013 Football Intro from Zips Athletics on Vimeo.   Gotta love Akron’s own The Black Keys as the background music. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Aeros Celebrate With Fans, But Lose Game To Erie

The Akron Aeros closed out the 2013 home portion of their schedule by playing out a familiar story for this season before 6,574 fans on Fan Appreciation Night at Canal Park. Akron went out to an early lead, but was never able to put their opponent away, and squandered the lead and lost in 11 [...]

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Time For A Change In Zips Play-Calling

The most pleasant surprise of the season for the University of Akron football team has been the stellar play of the defense.  This was on prime display in the team’s recent 16-7 victory over Kent State.  The defense shut down Kent star Dri Archer and dominated the game. But lost in the thrill of victory [...]

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Big Dreams For Big Guys At 2013 D-League Draft?

Members of the Canton Charge’s front office are busy preparing for the 2013 NBA Development League Draft being held via conference call tonight. A list of approximately 180 players was made available to each of the D-League’s 17 teams. The D-League Draft does not have the glamour of an NBA Draft, there is no shaking [...]

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Kent Kern, Meet Conor Hundley (Video/GIF)

Zips Nation is currently celebrating Saturday’s big road win versus Miami, and everyone seems to be talking about one play. Late in the fourth quarter, with the Zips clinging to a seven point lead, Akron RB Conor Hundley rumbled into one of the biggest hits of the year:         The play ended [...]

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Roosing My Edge

For me, and I imagine a few others, the start to the Zips men’s soccer season feels a bit like a hellish LCD Soundsystem parody. If you’ll forgive the hackery: Yeah, I’m losing my edge. I’m losing my edge. Northridge are coming up from behind. I’m losing my edge. I’m losing my edge to the [...]

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Check out Akron Football’s New Pregame Video

The Zips Football facebook page just released a sneak peak of the video that will play before Saturday’s home opener versus James Madison. Have a look: Akron Zips 2013 Football Intro from Zips Athletics on Vimeo.   Gotta love Akron’s own The Black Keys as the background music. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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Aeros Celebrate With Fans, But Lose Game To Erie

The Akron Aeros closed out the 2013 home portion of their schedule by playing out a familiar story for this season before 6,574 fans on Fan Appreciation Night at Canal Park. Akron went out to an early lead, but was never able to put their opponent away, and squandered the lead and lost in 11 [...]

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