Never did I think Kent State would blow out Akron, 37-15.
But it happened, and it was ugly...
The Flashes are now 3-0 in the MAC while Akron falls to 0-2.
At this point in the season, Akron is about where many thought it would be: 2-3. Still, the Zips chances at a bowl game are decent.
The Zips need to be 7-5 for bowl eligibility. Here are the likely outcomes (from a slightly pessimistic point of view)...
To sum up, Akron must knock off Cincinnati or Ohio. Those will be the most pivotal games the rest of the season.