Scores

Final

Cent Michigan 56

(9-13, 2-7 MAC)

Akron 68

(18-4, 9-0 MAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, February 5, 2013

    James A. Rhodes Arena, Akron, Ohio

    1 2 T
    CMU 27 2956
    AKR 28 4068

    Top Performers

    Central Michigan: K. Randall 22 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast

    Akron: A. Abreu 15 Pts, 1 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    Akron 68, Cent. Michigan 56

    Associated Press

    AKRON, Ohio -- Alex Abreu scored 15 points and dished seven assists as Akron extended the nation's longest active winning streak to 14 games, downing Mid-American Conference-foe Central Michigan 68-56 Tuesday night.

    Demetrius Treadwell, who entered with four double-doubles in his past five games for the Zips (18-4, 9-0), added 12 points and five rebounds.

    Chris Fowler's layup pulled Central Michigan (9-13, 2-7) within 57-56 with 2:23 left, but a dunk and layup by Treadwell sparked Akron's 11-0, game-ending run.

    Akron's winning streak is now the longest by any Division I team this season. The Zips are also off to their best ever start in MAC play.

    Akron trailed 46-42 with 9:13 left until Reggie McAdams' free throw sparked a 13-4 Akron run.

    Kyle Randall scored 22 points for the Chippewas, surpassing the 20-point mark for the third straight game and scoring in double figures for the 17th consecutive time.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CMU
    AKR
    Points 56 68
    FG Made-Attempted 21-51 (.412) 26-53 (.491)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 10-27 (.370)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-8 (.875) 6-12 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 12

    2012-13 Season

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