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Tuesday, December 6
WBB: Women’s basketball gets back on track with 80-59 win over Winthrop, the Buchtelite, by Jake Allen
MBB: Men’s basketball impressive in loss to 10th-ranked Blue Jays, the Buchtelite, by Jake Allen
WSD: Akron Women Take Zippy Invitational, SwimSwam, Staff Report
FB: Fairfield’s Turner named Academic All-American, Dayton Daily News, by Rick Cassano
FB: A family affair for Bowdens in NYC, Tallahassee Democrat, by Jim Henry
Monday, December 5
MBB: CU Men's Basketball Stays Unbeaten, Beats Akron, Omaha Sports Insider, by Ben Stevens
MBB: Marcus Foster's 27 lead No. 10 Creighton past Akron 82-70, USA Today, Eric Olson AP Report
MBB: Perfect Creighton Bluejay send Akron Zips’ six-game win streak as Kobe Paras again a DNP, MBB: Zips counting on freshmen to provide critical minutes against undefeated Creighton, Akron Beacon Journal, by George ThomasSports Interactive Network Philippines
MBB: Another Bluejay burst enough to zap Zips, World-Herald, By Jon Nyatawa
MBB: Akron challenge to No. 10 Creighton comes up short, MAC Reporter Online, by Evan Meyer
WBB: Megan Sefcik’s career night lifts Akron over host Winthrop in women’s basketball, Akron Beacon Journal, Staff Report
WBB: Akron women defeat Winthrop at home, 80-59, The Herald, by Keith CannonFB: Four Zips earn All-MAC honors, the Buchtelite, by Jake Allen
FB: University of Akron wide receiver Jerome Lane Jr. to enter 2017 NFL Draft, Akron Beacon Journal, by George Thomas
Thursday, December 1
MBB: Listen to Zips’ head coach Keith Dambrot talk about Akron Basketball on WAKR’s Sam Bourquin Show. Complete Akron Basketball Interview | Zips Performance So Far.
MBB: Zips find their range and cruise to easy win over Bulldogs, Akron Beacon Journal, by George Thomas.
MBB: Robotham, Jackson lead Akron in rout of D-III Adrian, 95-41, the Herald, AP Report
WBB: Zips doomed by poor second half in loss to Bison, Akron Beacon Journal, by Fred Cay.
WBB: Women’s basketball falls to Bucknell on Education Day, the Buchtelite, by Jake Allen
WBB: Bucknell dominates second half to topple Akron, the Daily Item, by Phil Inglis
WBB: Slagus, Swart lead Bucknell past Akron, the Daily Item, Staff Report