Akron Defeats Coastal Carolina 72-63 - Recap

Akron Defeats Coastal Carolina 72-63 - Recap

Akron earned a 72-63 victory over Coastal Carolina on Friday, getting 14 points from Quincy Diggs at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Jake Kretzer had 14 points for Akron and Demetrius Treadwell chipped in with 13 points. Carmelo Betancourt had 3 assists for them, while Demetrius Treadwell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Coastal Carolina got 15 points from Elijah Wilson in a losing cause and another 11 points from Warren Gillis. Eric Smith contributed 3 assists for them, while El Hadji Ndieguene had 7 rebounds.

Akron led at halftime, 41-30.

Akron won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-37.