Akron reportedly locked up Benny Cunningham, a safety from Medina, by offering him playing time as a true freshman, the Plain Dealer reports.
Cunningham's brother, Seth, is also safety for the Zips.
GoZips.com has provided a nice roundup of the team's Canada trip.
In the first game, Chauncey Gilliam led Akron with 21 points as the Zips won 112-59. Newcomers Nick Harney (14), Blake Justice (11) and Adedeji Ibitayo (10) also scored in double figures.