Recap - Akron Defeats Ohio 86-72
|Recap - Akron Defeats Ohio 86-72|
Akron earned an 86-72 victory over Ohio on Saturday, getting 21 points from Alex Abreu at James A. Rhodes Arena.
Akron was a favorite by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Akron got 17 points from Zeke Marshall and another 15 points from Demetrius Treadwell. Alex Abreu contributed 9 assists, while Zeke Marshall cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Ohio got 15 points from Nick Kellogg in a losing cause and another 14 points from D.J. Cooper. D.J. Cooper contributed 6 assists for them, while Walter Offutt had 7 rebounds.
Akron led at halftime, 41-36.
Akron had a 40-22 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.