Scores

Final

Ohio 77

(23-11, 11-7 MAC)

Akron 83

(21-11, 12-6 MAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    6:30 PM ET, March 13, 2014

    Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio

    1 2 T
    OHIO 38 3977
    AKR 33 5083

    Top Performers

    Ohio: N. Kellogg 25 Pts, 2 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Akron: Q. Diggs 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    No. 4 Akron beats No. 5 Ohio 83-77 in MAC tourney

    Associated Press

    CLEVELAND -- Demetrius Treadwell scored 19 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead No. 4 seed Akron to an 83-77 quarterfinal-round victory over fifth-seeded Ohio in the Mid-American Conference tournament Thursday.

    Akron faces No. 1 seed Western Michigan in the semifinal round Friday. This is the 9th straight year the Zips have reached the semifinals.

    Quincy Diggs led Akron (21-11) with 20 points and Reggie McAdams added 10.

    Ohio (23-11) held a 38-33 halftime advantage and led throughout most of the second period. Diggs made a layup with 5:48 remaining to the tie score at 64. Nick Kellogg, who led Ohio with 25 points, hit a 3-point jumper to retake the lead but Nick Harney followed with a free throw and Treadwell made a layup to tie the score at 67. Treadwell made a free throw and Diggs made a three-point play for a 71-67 lead with 2:58 remaining.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    OHIO
    AKR
    Points 77 83
    FG Made-Attempted 29-60 (.483) 28-46 (.609)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-21 (.476) 7-12 (.583)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-11 (.818) 20-34 (.588)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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