Recap - Akron Defeats Bethune-Cookman 84-56
|Recap - Akron Defeats Bethune-Cookman 84-56|
Bethune-Cookman was run off the court by Akron on Saturday as they blasted them 84-56 at James A. Rhodes Arena.
Akron got 19 points from Demetrius Treadwell and another 15 points from Nick Harney. Carmelo Betancourt contributed 4 assists, while Deji Ibitayo cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Bethune-Cookman got 14 points from Barry Smith in a losing cause and another 12 points from Malik Jackson. Tony Kynard contributed 3 assists for them, while Barry Smith had 4 rebounds.
Akron led at halftime, 52-21.
Akron had a 33-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.