Report: Akron Star Forward Accused Of Assaulting Women's Team Player

The University of Akron police are investigating whether Zips senior forward Demetrius Treadwell assaulted Sina King, a member of Akron's women's basketball team, early Saturday morning, according to the Akron Beacon Journal. Both Treadwell—who was suspended from the team indefinitely on Sunday—and King were preseason… » 11/17/14 8:31pm 11/17/14 8:31pm

Contract? What contract? That's what the University of Akron told a Kent State journalist who asked for a copy of the TV contract between ESPN and the MAC. The contract reportedly is worth more than $100 million. [When Journalism Fails] » 9/18/14 5:11pm 9/18/14 5:11pm

Star Akron Guard Alex Abreu Busted On Felony Drug Trafficking Charges

The Akron Zips will be without the services of starting point guard Alex Abreu after the All-MAC junior found himself in jail today facing multiple felony charges. » 3/07/13 7:55pm 3/07/13 7:55pm

Motorin’: Your Highlight Reel Of The Most Night Ranger-Worthy Runs From…

Prompted by a discussion between Gawker's own Mobutu Sese Seko and Sports Illustrated college football writer Holly Anderson, we created this mp3 celebrating the best and only relevant moment of Night Ranger's musical career. We think it's worth using to highlight plays, so here's the best runs from this past weekend… » 9/24/12 6:00pm 9/24/12 6:00pm

NCAA First Round: (4) Gonzaga vs. (13) Akron

South Region: No. 4 Gonzaga (26-5) vs. No. 13 Akron (23-12)
When: Thursday, 7:25 p.m., EDT
Where: Rose Garden, Portland, Oregon


1) The Rose City, Home Away From Home Gonzaga plays Akron in the first roundin Portland, OR. This is practically a home game for Gonzaga, who plays the University of… » 3/18/09 5:00pm 3/18/09 5:00pm