Akron vs Miami (Ohio)

Akron 54, Miami (Ohio) 50

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OXFORD, Ohio (AP) - Brian Walsh and Demetrius Treadwell scored 13 points apiece and Akron got hot in the second half to rally and edge Miami (Ohio) 54-50 Saturday in Mid-American Conference play.

The Zips extended their winning streak to 15 games, the longest active streak in the nation. Akron's 10-0 start in league play is the first in the MAC since Miami won 10-straight during the 1983-84 season.

Walsh and Treadwell combined to go 10-of-18 shooting for the Zips (19-4, 10-0), who shot 24 percent (6 of 25) in the first half and trailed 25-16 at halftime.

Alex Abreu, Akron's third-leading scorer, struggled from the field but dished out six assists. His lone field goal gave the Zips its first lead of the second half, 35-34, with 7:44 left to play.

Miami (8-14, 3-7) tied the game 45-45 but Akron outscored the RedHawks 8-1 over the next 2 minutes to seal the victory.

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Scoreboard
Akron (19-4) «163854
Miami (Ohio) (8-14)252550
 
Akron Zips
D. Treadwell, F355-113-560013
N. Harney, F151-50-03142
Z. Marshall, C323-53-75029
A. Abreu, G361-83-62615
B. Walsh, G225-71-230213
J. Kretzer192-50-02026
D. Ibitayo110-30-01100
R. McAdams101-10-00003
P. Forsythe81-10-03022
C. Betancourt60-10-00010
C. Gilliam60-11-22011
Totals 19-4811-223081554
 39.6%50% 
Miami (Ohio) RedHawks
W. Felder, F263-91-25047
G. McKnight, F172-70-04004
Q. Rollins, G362-50-27324
R. Johnson, G284-52-211310
W. Sullivan, G140-20-01020
J. Harris281-31-44134
A. Roberts263-104-411211
D. McGhee215-70-060110
V. Legarza40-00-00010
Totals 20-488-143261850
 41.7%57.1% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-L
Buffalo13-519-10
Akron12-621-13
Ohio11-725-12
Miami (Ohio)8-1013-18
Kent St.7-1116-16
Bowling Green6-1212-20
WestConf. W-LTot. W-L
Toledo14-427-7
W. Michigan14-423-10
E. Michigan10-822-15
N. Illinois8-1015-17
C. Michigan3-1510-21
Ball St.2-165-25
 
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