Mid-American Conference Tournament - Ohio vs Akron Wrap - Akron Wins 83-77
Akron got 20 points from Quincy Diggs en route to an 83-77 victory over Ohio on Thursday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Bettors who backed Akron were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1.5 at sportsbooks.
Akron got 19 points from Demetrius Treadwell and another 10 points from Reggie McAdams. Demetrius Treadwell contributed 3 assists, while Demetrius Treadwell cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Ohio got 25 points from Nick Kellogg in a losing cause and another 13 points from Javarez Willis. Nick Kellogg contributed 6 assists for them, while Antonio Campbell had 7 rebounds.
Akron hit the break trailing 38-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Ohio as they grabbed 31 boards, while Akron only had 26.