The University of Akron women’s basketball began the journey last year. This year they’ve arrived.
The Zips capped a season filled with more records by adding the one that matters most – first Mid-American Conference championship and first trip to the NCAA Women's Tournament.
After losing in the finals last season, the Zips returned to complete the job.
The Zips beat a Ball State University team that entered the finals with mucho momentum with an eye on completing their run 79-68.
Rachel Tecca produced a double-double with 30 points and 12 rebounds.