NCAA Men's Basketball

Akron Zips (24-10)


Fri. 3/4 Thu. 3/10 Fri. 3/11 Sat. 3/12 Thu. 3/17
vs. CentMi 
W 57-56
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vs. Buff 
W 70-68
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@ Toledo 
W 70-62
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@ KentSt 
W 75-55
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@ UCLA 
L 53-57
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Akron extends coach John Groce's contract thru 2030 season

AKRON, Ohio (AP) Following a trip to the NCAA Tournament, Akron has extended coach John Groce's contract through the 2029-30 season.

Groce led the Zips to Mid-American Conference tournament title last season and the league's automatic NCAA bid.

Groce's previous deal was to expire after the 2026 season. Financial terms were not made available.

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Leaders
Points: A. Ali13.9
Rebounds: E. Freeman10.8
Assists: A. Ali2.6
FG%: E. Freeman66.5%
FT%: X. Castaneda82.3%
3P%: X. Castaneda37.3%
Steals: K. Walton1.3
Blocks: A. Bandaogo1.2
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga28-4
2 Arizona33-4
3 Kansas34-6
4 Baylor27-7
5 Tennessee27-8
6 Villanova30-8
7 Kentucky26-8
8 Auburn28-6
9 Duke32-7
10 Purdue29-8
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas34-6
2 North Carolina29-10
3 Duke32-7
4 Villanova30-8
5 Gonzaga28-4
6 Arizona33-4
7 Houston32-6
8 Arkansas28-9
9 Baylor27-7
10 Purdue29-8
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Mid-American Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Toledo 17-3 26-8
Kent State 16-4 23-11
Ohio 14-6 25-10
Akron 14-6 24-10
Buffalo 13-6 19-11
Ball State 9-10 14-17
Miami (OH) 8-12 14-18
Central Michigan 6-12 7-23
Bowling Green 6-14 13-18
Northern Illinois 6-14 9-21
Eastern Michigan 5-15 10-21
Western Michigan 4-16 8-23
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.6 (189)
Rebounds: 9.8 (190)
Assists: 11.7 (279)
FG%: 46.0% (67)
FT%: 68.9% (274)
3P%: 35.4% (80)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 62.6 (22)
Rebounds: 25.1 (192)
Assists: 9.4 (6)
FG%: 42.2% (119)
FT%: 70.5% (117)
3P%: 34.3% (232)

Next Home Game:
Ark-PB @ Akron
Thu., Dec. 15 @ 4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET12:00 PM GMT8:00 PM 北京时间5:00 PM MST7:00 PM EST