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Cleveland Cavaliers' Spencer Hawes (32) takes a three-point shot over Washington Wizards' Marcin Gortat (4), from Poland, in the second quarter of a game, Sunday in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Cleveland Cavaliers' Spencer Hawes rebounds against the Washington Wizards in a game Sunday in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) passes the ball in front of Orlando Magic's E'Twaun Moore (55) during the second quarter of a game in Feb. 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (center) gains control of the ball under pressure from Orlando Magic's Arron Afflalo (left) and Tobias Harris during the fourth quarter of a game in Feb. 2014, in Cleveland. Cleveland defeated Orlando 101-93. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Cleveland Cavaliers Kyrie Irving reacts during his team's loss to Toronto Raptors in a game in Toronto in Feb. 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)
During the first 10 minutes of the second half Tuesday night at Rhodes Arena, the University of Akron Zips showed why they are built not just to win the Mid-American Conference Tournament, but to win in the NCAA Tournament.