« Nov Dec 2014 Jan »
S M T W T F S
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
No events in this month
June 5, 2013 | General News Four Sports Recognized by NCAA for Academic Progress Rate The Zips men's basketball, women's basketball, women's cross country, and women's tennis teams were honored by the NCAA for their multi-year APR score.
April 29, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Holds Annual Student-Athlete Celebration Banquet UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
February 5, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Honors Dean's List Student-Athletes During Tuesday night's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2012 Dean's List student-athletes.
December 6, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Launches "Drive for 5" Fundraising Campaign Zips Athletics looks to double its Z-Fund membership to 5,000 and raise $5 million annually by 2015.
June 20, 2012 | General News NCAA Releases Annual Academic Progress Rate Report Eight programs posted perfect scores in 2010-11 while 15 programs exceeded the NCAA multi-year average.
April 17, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Holds Annual Student-Athlete Celebration Banquet UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special banquet on Monday night.
April 6, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Celebrates National Student-Athlete Appreciation Day UA provided lunch for its student-athletes on Friday as part of National Student-Athlete Appreciation Day.
January 21, 2012 | General News Commissioner Steinbrecher Presents UA with MAC Institutional Achievement Award The MAC presented UA with its annual Institutional Academic Achievement Award at Saturday's men's basketball game.
October 14, 2011 | General News Winter Sport Virtual Guides Now Available The University of Akron has added to its virtual guide feature on GoZips.com with the addition of guides for the winter sports, including men's and women's basketball, and women's swimming and diving.
September 30, 2011 | General News Zips Visit Children's Hospital During the week of September 19th -23rd, The University of Akron’s student-athletes celebrated ‘Sport’s Week’ with the kids at the Children’s Hospital
July 12, 2011 | Women's Basketball Women’s Basketball Recognized by WBCA for Team GPA The University of Akron women’s basketball program was recognized by the WBCA for its 3.405 team GPA.
June 20, 2011 Welcome To The All New GoZips.com The University of Akron Department of Athletics has teamed with PrestoSports as the new host provider of GoZips.com.
June 15, 2011 | Men's Soccer UA Soccer Venue Renamed FirstEnergy Stadium – Cub Cadet Field Continuing its more than 50-year philanthropic relationship with the University, FirstEnergy Corporation has made its latest commitment.
June 8, 2011 | Softball Feltes, Helfrich Named to Academic All-MAC Squad The University of Akron softball team placed two student-athletes on the Academic All-Mid-American Conference team in Alex Feltes and Alex Helfrich, as announced on Wednesday by the league office.
May 31, 2011 | Women's Tennis Tennis Lands Two on Academic All-MAC List UA sophomore tennis student-athletes Angelika Jogasuria and Prang Pantusart were named to the eight-person Academic All-MAC Team.
December 3, 2010 December Student-Athlete Graduates Honored at Luncheon The UA Department of Athletics held a recognition luncheon for its 19 varsity student-athletes who will graduate at the end of the fall semester.
August 23, 2010 UA Athletics Holds Student-Athlete Welcome Back Picnic On the eve of the start of the fall semester, UA Athletics held its annual Student-Athlete Welcome Back Picnic Sunday at Rhodes Arena.
August 15, 2010 UA Student-Athletes Receive Diplomas this Weekend A number of University of Akron student-athletes received their undergraduate diploma on Saturday at the University's Summer Commencement.

Follow the Zips in local and national publications with "In The News," updated regularly with links to stories about Zips Athletics, the University and Mid-American Conference.

In the News Archive:

2011 | 2012 | 2013 | January 2014 | February 2014 | March 2014 | April 2014 | May 2014 | June 2014 | July 2014 | August 2014 | September 2014 | October 2014 | November 2014

University of Akron Zips blog (Ohio.com / Akron Beacon Journal)

Friday, December 19
WSOC: Noreen Herlihy is University of Akron's women's soccer coach   Akron Beacon Journal

Thursday, December 18
WBB: On the record: December 18    Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Akron Zips two game slide not a 3­-point issue   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: University of Akron football team scores big with Akron Children's patients   by Danielle Brooks, Inside Akron Children's Hospital Blog

Wednesday, December 17
MBB: Akron men's basketball team falls 55-46 at North Dakota State   Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: North Dakota State edges Akron 55-46   Associated Press
MBB: Bison defeat Akron to win second consecutive game   by Eric Peterson, INFORUM

Tuesday, December 16
WBB: UA women's basketball team has best start in program's history   Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Winning can come in many styles for Akron, Cleveland State and Kent State   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Monday, December 15
GENERAL: Jeff Shreve is the man behind the stadium voice     by Benjamin Duer, Canton Repository

Sunday, December 14
MBB: Akron falls 62-61 to Middle Tennessee; Zips can't capitalize on late opportunities    by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Middle Tennessee holds on to beat Akron 62-61   Associated Press

Saturday, December 13
MBB: Zips basketball coach Keith Dambrot feels refreshed to move past team's off-court issues   by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Freshman Noah Robotham's maturity rubbing off on Zips basketball team   by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal

Friday, December 12
FB: Terry Bowden ready to think outside the box to get Zips football over the hump    by Marla Ridenour, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Akron football in holding pattern after 'slump' in 2014    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
MSOC: Two UA soccer players on All-Region team    Akron Beacon Journal

Tuesday, December 9
MBB: Akron Zips Noah Robotham is a winning point guard: Division I Basketball Insider    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Monday, December 8
WSD: On the record: December 8   Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, December 7
WSD: On the record: December 7   Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, December 6
WBB: On the record: December 6   Akron Beacon Journal

Friday, December 5
MBB: Akron 73, Western Illinois 49: Kwan Cheatham Jr. scores 15 points on five 3-pointers to lead hot-shooting Zips   by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Akron Zips lead from start to finish in 73­-49 win over Western Illinois   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Thursday, December 4
FB: Four Zips, three Golden Flashes receive All-MAC honors for football   Akron Beacon Journal

Wednesday, December 3
MBB: Akron 81, Arkansas Pine Bluff 60: Zips shake off poor first half to dominate Lions     by George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Akron Zips ride Kwan Cheatham's double double for an 81-­60 victory     by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Tuesday, December 2
MBB: Akron coach Keith Dambrot seeks more consistent play from Zips    by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Cleveland State gets Charlie Lee back; Akron, Kent State continue to regroup    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Monday, December 1
MBB: Akron 72, Bryant 66: Noah Robotham, Deji Ibitayo guide Zips past pesky Bulldogs   by Michael Beaven, Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Akron Zips survive at the end, 72-­66, over Bryant   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
MBB: Akron holds on to beat Bryant 72-66   Associated Press

Please wait while the video player loads...