Football Tom Gaffneywrote an interesting story about Zips lineman Ryan Bain. Looking at Bain's physical attributes, it's hard to question that he has All-MAC potential. That story indicates he might be a leader, too.
a news story out of East Liverpool, Ohio, Akron notched its first verbal commitment in lineman
Derek Johnson. He's bulky and powerful. Neither recruiting site lists him. Props to ZipsNation for finding the link.
Corey Linsley is now the No. 4 offensive guard in the nation, according to
Scout.com. The Youngstown product has offers from Akron, Ohio State, Pitt, Stanford and some MAC schools.
Men's basketball The PD's
Elton Alexanderwrote a season recap.
He believes Akron will remain as a MAC contender.