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University of Akron recommends 20 percent budget cut for athletics in new master plan

The cuts, projected for fiscal year 2021, could dramatically affect structure of the athletics department.

Akron Zips net key home win over the Bowling Green Falcons, 74-59

ZIps jump to a half-game behind Falcons in MAC East race.

Former Akron Zips WR Matthew A. Cherry becomes Oscar-nominated director

Cherry joins a very exclulsive list of former professional athletes to attain an Oscars nod.

Akron men’s basketball receives vote in AP Top 25 poll

The Zips have caught the attention of the national voters after a fast start in MAC play.

2019 Early National Early Signing Day Analysis: Akron Zips

Akron hopes their 2020 class sparks a turnaround.

2019 MAC Football End-of-Season Brief: Akron Zips

It’s never easy to go through an 0-12 season, but the Zips realize it’s going to be a long road to plow.

Game Preview: Ohio Bobcats at Akron Zips

The Bobcats look to become bowl eligible for the 11th straight year, while the Zips look to close the season with the first win of the Arth era.

Five Things Learned: Akron Zips at Miami RedHawks

It wasn’t pretty, but Miami did what it had to do to escape with a 20-17 win over Akron.

2019 MAC Football Game Preview: Akron Zips at Miami RedHawks

The MAC East champion RedHawks make their final home stand of the season against the Zips Wednesday.

Game Preview: Eastern Michigan Eagles at Akron Zips

This could be an interesting one.

Akron scores zip as Huskies win 49-0.

NIU goes to 2-2 in the MAC while the Zips slip to 0-4

2019 MAC Football Week 9 Game Preview: Akron Zips at Northern Illinois Huskies

The Huskies celebrate homecoming as the Zips come to town.

2019 MAC Football Week 7 Game Preview: Kent State Golden Flashes at Akron Zips

It’s Wagon Wheel week, as two rebuilding MAC East programs have hardware to play for.

Five Things Learned: Akron vs. UMass

Akron heads into the bye week looking to get healthy and recharged for the second half of the season.

Game Recap: Akron falls to UMass, remain winless

Three turnovers, injury to Kato Nelson too much to overcome for the Zips.

Game Preview: Akron Zips vs UMass Minutemen

Former MAC foes battle for first win of the 2019 season.

Five Things Learned: Akron Zips vs. Troy Trojans

Despite the score, Akron looked improved in several areas.

Game Preview: Akron vs. Troy

The Zips look to continue development in all phases against Sun Belt foe Troy.

Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Akron Zips: In Pictures

We took the field to capture some shots from the first #MACtion game of the season.

Five Things Learned: Akron vs. CMU

CMU bounces back from a tough week two and dominates Akron at home.

Game Recap: CMU buries Akron in first #MACtion match of 2019, 45-24

The future is looking bright for the Chips as they head into the conference season.

“Talking sMACk”: Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Akron Zips

The first #MACtion game of the season will take place in the friendly confines of Mt. Pleasant.

Five Things Learned: Akron Zips vs UAB Blazers

The Turnover Pencil can't erase all the mistakes on the field.

Game Recap: Akron Zips fall to the UAB Blazers, 31-20

Akron players show toughness and determination in loss to UAB.

Game Preview: Akron vs. UAB

The Akron Zips look to rebound in week two against last years’ Conference USA Champs, UAB.

Questions and Answers with Evan Dudley: Getting to know the UAB Blazers

We wanted to know more about the Akron Zips’ next opponent, the UAB Blazers

Five Things Learned: Akron Zips vs. Illinois Fighting Illini

Zips have concerns to address before the next game day.

Recap: Illinois dominates Akron, 42-3

Tough start to the Tom Arth era in Akron, as the Zips showed no pep.

2019 MAC Football Week One Game Preview: Akron Zips at Illinois Fighting Illini

The Akron Zips and Illinois Fighting Illini look to improve in 2019 after an offseason of change.

2019 Top 25 MAC Players: #14 John Lako, MLB, Akron

The exemplary senior linebacker helps usher in the first year of the Tom Arth era.

MAC Football: Ranking the Non-Conference Schedules

Which MAC teams have the easiest, and toughest, match ups this season?

2019 State of the Program: Akron Zips

As the sun sets on the Bowden Ball era, Zips fans should look forward to the great potential on the roster.