Set aside all the thoughts of "Only losers are pleased without winning."
When a MAC team visits a ranked Big Ten team, the realistic goal is to show you can play with them. Winning, at this point at least, takes a ton of luck.
So I'm not upset about Akron's 34-16 loss to Penn State. Here's why...
That said, Akron has some things to work on...
All in all, I think Terry Pluto got it right.
Akron rebounded from two losses Friday by beating Rhode Island Saturday, 3-1.
Going 1-2 this weekend is a tad disappointing after a strong tournament in West Virginia. But consider this: Akron's freshmen continue to impress. Colleen Dryja made the all-tournament team.
I have compliments for one Zips Web site and a question for another: