Texas Southern vs Akron

Akron 83, Texas Southern 68

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Demetrius Treadwell had a double-double, Zeke Marshall turned in 21 points and Akron won its third straight Thursday when it rolled over Texas Southern 83-68 in a nonconference game.

Treadwell had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Zips (7-4) while Marshall added eight boards and five blocks. He entered averaging 3.9 blocks per game, fourth in the country.

Texas Southern (1-12) has lost 10 straight games for its second 10-game losing streak in two years.

Akron opened on an 11-0 run that spanned nearly five minutes and rolled to a 43-23 halftime advantage.

Omar Strong had 33 points, his highest output in a regulation game with the Tigers - he scored 39 in a double-overtime loss to Colorado on Nov. 27. Since that game, Strong is averaging 23.9 points. Thursday, the senior hit 7 of 18 3-point attempts.

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Texas Southern Tigers
A. Clayborn, F204-61-34039
O. Strong, G4012-252-201233
M. Gibbs, G381-73-67916
L. Johnson-Danner, G193-80-00028
D. Ellington, G50-00-00030
F. Sturdivant281-63-67135
K. Sutton200-40-07020
R. Penn163-50-00327
E. Blackwell140-10-02010
Totals 24-629-1730141968
 38.7%52.9% 
Akron Zips
D. Treadwell, F228-112-4102118
C. Gilliam, F151-10-03033
Z. Marshall, C246-99-1182121
A. Abreu, G294-82-214214
B. Walsh, G191-40-02313
D. Ibitayo203-60-03116
J. Kretzer180-30-03220
P. Forsythe163-50-04006
N. Harney152-73-41257
C. Betancourt112-31-13215
R. McAdams110-30-00020
Totals 30-6017-2239181983
 50%77.3% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.12-216-11128
Alcorn St.12-315-11241
Southern U.10-514-14304
Grambling7-711-15331
Jackson St.7-711-16314
Prairie View7-710-18308
Alabama St.6-88-18341
Ark.-PB6-97-22340
Miss. Val.4-114-24339
Alabama A&M1-131-24351

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-323-656
Ohio10-518-8105
Buffalo9-715-14140
Kent St.8-716-12202
Bowling Green7-913-16218
Miami (Ohio)3-1310-19312
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.9-718-11184
W. Michigan9-713-15197
Toledo8-815-14165
N. Illinois7-915-14217
C. Michigan6-1016-13192
E. Michigan6-1014-15178
 
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