Men's basketball Akron and Miami tip off tonight at 7 at Rhodes Arena.
The Zips are three or 3.5-point
favorites. The over-under is 117. I would take the Zips and the under.
leads the all-time series, 23-16.
Tom Gaffneyreviewed the crossover games and previewed tonight's game.
Elton Alexanderexplained how both teams have tournament experience.
If you didn't get a good look of the Zips' new shoes, here is a
link. It shows
LeBron James sporting them on All-Star Saturday. (Thanks to
Mike Curry for posting that link in my comments section.)
I will liveblog tonight, unless my car, computer or something else says otherwise.
Football Gaffney also
confirmed the hires of
Walt Harris and
Shane Montgomery through university sources.
He notes that Harris had observed Akron practices the past two years as a consultant.
expects this new "brain trust" to boost
Chris Jacquemain's passing stats.