Hiram vs Akron

Akron 95, Hiram 65


AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Alex Abreu scored 15 points to lead five Akron scorers in double figures as the Zips coasted to a 95-65 victory over Hiram College on Saturday night.

Nikola Cvetinovic and Brian Walsh scored 14 apiece, Nick Harney had 13 and Quincy Diggs 10 for Akron (2-0), which defeated Mississippi State 68-58 in its opener Wednesday night.

Cvetinovic had 12 of his points and Walsh had 11 in the first half, when the Zips shot 57.5 percent (23 of 40) and had an 18-0 run on their way to a 57-35 halftime lead.

Abreu scored 12 points in the second half for the Zips, the defending Mid-American Conference champions.

Aaron Stefanov scored 20 points to lead the Terriers, a Division III team that counted the game as an exhibition. Stefanov made 6 of 13 from 3-point range.

Akron has won 36 straight games against Hiram, which it hadn't played since 1987

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J. Watkins, G244-123-520111
A. Wiegand, G232-71-24126
A. Stefanov, G227-150-010220
J. Wisniewski, G191-10-01113
A. Sheppard, G141-30-02223
B. Means172-51-24326
C. Zurowski152-30-05024
T. Herchek140-00-00310
B. Ritchie120-00-01110
S. Zivoder71-10-01022
J. Emondson61-30-02012
S. Smith60-10-01010
L. Fatimus40-01-21101
K. Gregory41-30-12002
J. Lonis40-10-00000
M. Roman30-02-20002
B. Stovall30-10-00000
E. Wheeler31-11-22023
Totals 23-579-1631122065
Akron Zips
N. Cvetinovic, F207-130-060014
Z. Marshall, C172-51-25205
A. Abreu, G245-81-266215
Q. Diggs, G244-50-061110
B. McClanahan, G213-90-02129
B. Walsh235-82-252214
N. Harney194-84-520313
C. Gilliam160-62-22222
D. Treadwell143-52-36218
J. Egner92-40-06024
C. Oldham60-00-00020
M. Green40-01-20001
K. Petersen30-00-00000
Totals 35-7113-1847161795

EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bowling Green3-212-6188
Kent St.3-29-9217
Miami (Ohio)2-39-9125
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.3-212-691
W. Michigan3-311-8171
E. Michigan2-311-7189
N. Illinois2-39-9225
C. Michigan1-412-6153
Other games
KEN 31 Final
Wisc 85
FORD 53 Final
Syracuse 78
PRES 55 Final