Akron vs Ohio Wrap - Akron Wins 83-80
|Akron vs Ohio Wrap - Akron Wins 83-80|
Akron got 20 points from Quincy Diggs as they ran past Ohio 83-80 on Sunday at Ohio University Convocation Center.
Akron was a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Demetrius Treadwell had 16 points for Akron and Pat Forsythe chipped in with 11 points. Nyles Evans had 4 assists for them, while Demetrius Treadwell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Ohio got a 25-point performance from Maurice Ndour, who was supported by 19 points from Nick Kellogg. Nick Kellogg had 3 assists in a losing cause for Ohio, while Jon Smith grabbed 7 rebounds.
Akron hit the break leading 26-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Akron as they grabbed 45 boards, while Ohio only had 33.