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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Scoreboard
Texas Southern (1-12)234568
Akron (7-4) «434083

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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.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216
 
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