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    March 29, 2017
    Knezevich and Maksimova Named MAC Doubles Team of the Week For the second straight week, the duo of junior Carli Knezevich (Austin, Texas) and senior Karolina Maksimova (Mogilev, Belarus) received the MAC Doubles Team of the Week honor, as announced by league officials on Wednesday afternoon.
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    March 29, 2017
    Johnson Earns AP All-America Honorable Mention Senior center Isaiah Johnson (Cincinnati, Ohio) earned Associated Press All-America Honorable Mention honors to go along with a long list of accolades from his senior season, the AP announced on Wednesday.
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    March 29, 2017
    Ortega Opens Zips' Efforts on Day One of Texas Relays University of Akron senior Patricia Ortega (Logrono, Spain) culminated her opening-day efforts for the Zips' track and field team at the Texas Relays on Wednesday, March 29, with a four-event score of 3,067 in the women's heptathlon.
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    March 29, 2017
    Akron Visits Longhorn State for Pair of Weekend Meets The University of Akron track and field continues its spring campaign this week traveling to Texas for a pair of meets as the Zips are set to compete at the Texas Relays in Austin and the Bobcat Invitational in San Marcos this Wednesday through Saturday, March 29-April 1.
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    March 29, 2017
    Akron Visits Longhorn State for Pair of Weekend Meets The University of Akron track and field continues its spring campaign this week traveling to Texas for a pair of meets as the Zips are set to compete at the Texas Relays in Austin and the Bobcat Invitational in San Marcos this Wednesday through Saturday, March 29-April 1.
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    March 29, 2017
    Women's Tennis Sweeps Kennesaw St. to Win 17th Straight The Akron women’s tennis team won their 17th straight match with a 7-0 sweep of Kennesaw State at the Betty Siegel Courts in Kennesaw, Ga.
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    March 28, 2017
    Zips Drop Home Opener Twinbill to Cleveland State The Akron softball team dropped two games to Cleveland State in its home opener on Tuesday at Lee R. Jackson Field.
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    March 28, 2017
    Akron Finishes 10th Overall at Kingsmill Intercollegiate Sophomore Makayla Dull (Fremont, Ohio) led the Akron women’s golf team to a 10th place finish at the Kingsmill Intercollegiate on Tuesday. Dull placed 13th overall with a 226 (+10) tournament total, while the team posted a 927 (+63) 54-hole total.
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    March 28, 2017
    Jagers Named MAC Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week The Mid-American Conference released its weekly MAC Track and Field Athletes of the Week recipients on Tuesday, March 28, and University of Akron senior Phil Jagers (Solon, Ohio) was among those honored.
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    March 27, 2017
    Statement on Keith Dambrot From Larry Williams, Director of Athletics: We are very grateful for the enormous contributions that Coach Keith Dambrot has made to our excellent men's basketball program. His hard work with our student-athletes, combined with their dedication to going the extra mile, have brought great success to The University of Akron – including the winningest season in UA history – and we value his role in making that happen. He and the Dambrot family will always be a part of The University of Akron family, and we wish him well as he moves along.
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    March 27, 2017
    Akron Golf 11th Place After Two Rounds of Kingsmill Intercollegiate Sophomore Makayla Dull (Fremont, Ohio) led the Akron women’s golf team to 11th place after 36 holes with a team-best 151 (+7) ledger en route to a 618 (+42) team total at the Kingsmill Intercollegiate hosted by William & Mary on Monday.
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    March 27, 2017
    Zips Set for Final Non-Conference Match The Akron women’s tennis team will play its final non-conference match of the season on Tuesday, March 28, with a 5 p.m. match at Kennesaw State at Betty Siegel Courts in Kennesaw, Ga.
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    March 27, 2017
    Zips Host Cleveland State in Home Opener on March 28 Akron hosts Cleveland State in a twinbill on Tuesday, March 28, in its home opener. First pitch is set for 3 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field. The games will be streamed live on www.GoZips.com with Scott Nixon (play-by-play) and Scott Scalf (analyst) providing commentary.
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    March 26, 2017
    Akron Finishes 12th Overall at Furman Intercollegiate The Akron men’s golf team climbed one spot on the leaderboard during the final round with a 291 (+3) team effort, finishing the 54-hole event 12th overall with an 874 (+10) tournament total at the 48th annual Furman Intercollegiate on Sunday.
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    March 26, 2017
    Zips Set New Program Record with 16th Straight Win The Zips set a new program record with their 16th straight win in a 7-0 sweep of Eastern Michigan on Sunday afternoon at LaTuchie Tennis Center.
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    March 23, 2017
    Akron Golf to Play Kingsmill Intercollegiate The Akron women’s golf team travels to Williamsburg, Va. For the 2017 Kingsmill Intercollegiate on Monday and Tuesday, March 27-28, hosted by the College of William & Mary.
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    March 25, 2017
    Akron Climbs Two Spots on the Leaderboard, Pfeiffer Fires 3-Under Par Score The Akron men’s golf team climbed two spots on the leaderboard after a 1-under par 287 team effort, moving to 13th overall with a 583 (+7) 36-hole team score at the 48th annual Furman Intercollegiate on Saturday.
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    March 25, 2017
    Akron Excels on Final Day of Roadrunners Invitational The University of Akron track and field team earned six victories as part of 31 overall top-five weekend efforts to round out the Zips' performances at the Roadrunners Invitational hosted by the University of Texas at San Antonio on Saturday, March 25.
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    March 25, 2017
    Zips Falls at NIU, 3-0 The Akron softball team fell to Northern Illinois, 3-0, in Mid-American Conference action on Saturday afternoon at Mary M. Bell Field
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    March 25, 2017
    Relays Dominate Zips' Final-Day Efforts at Raleigh Relays The University of Akron track and field team registered five top-10 performances led by a second-place finish in the men's 4x800 relay to close out final-day competition at the Raleigh Relays on Saturday, March 25.
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    March 24, 2017
    Akron 15th After First Round of Furman Intercollegiate The Akron men?s golf team posted a 296 (+8) opening round team score at the 48th annual Furman Intercollegiate on Friday.
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    March 24, 2017
    Zips Split Twinbill at NIU in MAC Opener The Akron softball team split a Mid-American Conference twinbill at Northern Illinois on Friday at Mary M. Bell Field.
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    March 24, 2017
    Akron Garners Strong Opening-Day Showings at Roadrunners Invitational The University of Akron track and field team garnered five top-five performances in first-day competition at the Roadrunners Invitational hosted by the University of Texas at San Antonio on Friday, March 24.
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    March 24, 2017
    Andrews Highlights Zips' Efforts on Opening Day of Raleigh Relays University of Akron redshirt sophomore Mackenzie Andrews (Toowoomba, Australia) led the opening day efforts of the Zips' Track and Field team at the Raleigh Relays on Friday, March 24, finishing eighth in the women's 1,500 meters.
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    March 24, 2017
    Women's Tennis Ties School Record with 15th Straight Win The Akron women’s tennis team tied a program record with its 15th straight win in a 4-3 victory over Toledo on Friday afternoon at the UT Outdoor Courts.
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    March 24, 2017
    Her Selected as Mid-American Conference Women's Golfer of the Week Junior Pader Her (Holt, Mich.) was named Mid-American Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week for her performance at the MSU Spring Citrus Challenge, the league announced on Friday.
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    March 24, 2017
    Zips Football Holds Pro Timing Day Zips Football held its annual Pro Timing Day on Friday morning at Stile Athletics Field House.
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    March 23, 2017
    Akron Golf Returns to The Furman Intercollegiate The Akron men’s golf team traveled to Greenville, S.C. for the 48th annual Furman Intercollegiate on Friday-Monday, March 24-26, hosted by Furman University.
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    March 23, 2017
    Z:360 (March 23, 2017) Meet Akron's first Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Jason Taylor, preview the women's tennis spring season, and watch our own Scott Nixon in a swimming challenge.
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    March 23, 2017
    Women's Tennis Kicks Off MAC Play on Friday The Akron women’s tennis team will kick off Mid-American Conference play with a pair of matches this weekend.
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    March 23, 2017
    Akron Opens Outdoor Campaign Visiting North Carolina and Texas for Pair of Meets The University of Akron track and field team begins its spring campaign this Friday and Saturday, March 24-25, competing in a pair of weekend meets.
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    March 23, 2017
    Zips Head to NIU for MAC Opener Friday, March 24, UA takes on Northern Illinois in a twinbill, beginning at 2 p.m. CT (3 p.m. ET). Because of impending bad weather, the single game is tentatively slated for Saturday, March 25, at 3 p.m. CT (4 p.m. ET). All games will be played at Mary M. Bell Field.
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    March 22, 2017
    Women's Tennis Sweeps MAC Weekly Awards Junior Sophia Geier (Burgebrach, Germany) was named the Mid-American Conference Women’s Tennis Singles Player of the Week and the duo of junior Carli Knezevich (Austin, Texas) and senior Karolina Maksimova (Mogilev, Belarus) received the MAC Doubles Team of the Week honor, as announced by league officials on Wednesday afternoon.
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    March 22, 2017
    Johnson, Dambrot Earn NABC All-District Honors For the second straight season, Akron Zips senior center Isaiah Johnson and 13th-year head coach Keith Dambrot were selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division I All-District teams and coaches for District 14.
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    March 21, 2017
    Jones Records 500th Win as Zips Shut Out Youngstown State YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio— With a 2-0 victory at Youngstown State on Tuesday, the Akron Zips softball team gave its head coach Julie Jones the 500th victory of her career.
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    March 21, 2017
    Akron Places Sixth at MSU Spring Citrus Challenge The Akron women’s golf team placed two golfers in the Top 10 as the Zips finished sixth overall after a final round 304 (+16) at the MSU Spring Citrus Challenge hosted by Morehead State.
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    March 21, 2017
    Zips Weekly (March 21, 2017) Scott Nixon interviews former Zip Jatavis Brown and reviews all the week's action.
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    March 21, 2017
    Geier Named Zips' Student-Athlete of the Week Junior Sophia Geier (Burgebrach, Germany) was named the Zips’ Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by the University of Akron, on March 20.
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    March 21, 2017
    Zips Football Announces Summer Camp Dates Zips Football announced the dates for its summer camps on Tuesday.
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    March 20, 2017
    Akron's Postseason Run Ends In NIT Second Round, UT Arlington Advances The Akron Zips postseason run came to an end as the seventh-seeded Zips fell 85-69 to the No. 6 seed UT Arlington Mavericks in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament at UTA’s College Park Center on Monday.
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