Princeton vs Akron

Akron 62, Princeton 58

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Zeke Marshall made all seven shot attempts en route to 17 points to help Akron hold off Princeton 62-58 Sunday night in a nonconference matchup.

Nick Harney had 16 points and Alex Abreau added 10 for Akron, which won its fourth straight game.

Akron (8-4) built a nine-point, 22-13 first-half lead but Princeton (5-7) rallied to tie it 27-all at intermission.

The game remained close in the second half, as neither team led by more than six until Princeton took just its second lead of the half, 56-55, with 3:33 left. But Demetrius Treadwell and Marshall hit back-to-back layups and Akron held Princeton to just two free throws over the final 3 minutes to seal the victory.

Akron converted 26 of 49 shots (53 percent) and posted its third straight game shooting over 50 percent from the field.

Denton Koon led Princeton with 16 points and Ian Hummer had 13.

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Scoreboard
Princeton (5-7)273158
Akron (8-4) «273562

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Princeton Tigers
D. Koon, F377-112-250216
I. Hummer, F365-133-697213
H. Brase, F245-80-020310
W. Barrett, F100-10-00000
T. Bray, G363-72-30119
M. Darrow223-30-05138
C. Wilson150-50-02110
B. Connolly121-20-04042
C. Clement80-00-00000
Totals 24-507-1128101658
 48%63.6% 
Akron Zips
D. Treadwell, F284-90-06028
C. Gilliam, F230-10-00210
N. Harney, F208-140-011016
Z. Marshall, C177-73-542417
A. Abreu, G333-62-237110
P. Forsythe214-51-25029
J. Kretzer190-20-01020
D. Ibitayo140-32-20012
B. Walsh130-00-02000
R. McAdams90-20-00000
C. Betancourt30-00-00010
Totals 26-498-1122121462
 53.1%72.7% 
Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Penn0-08-4103
Brown0-05-5268
Yale0-06-7163
Cornell0-03-4132
Dartmouth0-03-4340
Harvard0-04-6176
Princeton0-03-6260
Columbia0-01-10303

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron0-05-2170
Buffalo0-06-399
Bowling Green0-07-4187
Miami (Ohio)0-06-4107
Ohio0-05-4224
Kent St.0-05-5264
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan0-08-157
E. Michigan0-07-2232
Ball St.0-06-475
N. Illinois0-06-4204
W. Michigan0-06-4169
Toledo0-05-4150