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University of Akron center Zeke Marshall (top) slams home two points over Ball State forward Majok Majok in the Zips 71-64 victory over the Cardinals in a game at James A. Rhodes Arena on Jan. 16 in Akron. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
University of Akron center Zeke Marshall slams down a dunk against North Dakota State in the first half at James A. Rhodes Arena on Feb. 22 in Akron. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
Less than 48 hours after he captured a bronze medal in the 800 meters at the Rio Olympics, Clayton Murphy pledged to continue to help raise the national profile of the University of Akron track and field program.