Akron

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RECORD: 5-7

   

MAC RECORD: 3-5

   
Akron

TEAM NEWS

2017 Schedule
09/02
at Penn State
 
09/09
AKANSAS-PINE BLUFF
 
09/16
IOWA STATE
 
09/23
at Troy
 
09/30
at Bowling Green
 
10/07
BALL STATE
 
10/14
at Western Michigan
 
10/21
at Toledo
 
10/28
BUFFALO
 
11/07
at Miami (OH)
 
11/14
OHIO
 
11/21
KENT STATE
 
2016 Results
W
VMI
47-24
L
at Wisconsin
10-54
W
at Marshall
65-38
L
APPALACHIAN STATE
38-45
W
at Kent State
31-27
W
MIAMI (OH)
35-13
L
WESTERN MICHIGAN
0-41
W
at Ball State
35-25
L
at Buffalo
20-41
L
TOLEDO
17-48
L
BOWLING GREEN
28-38
L
at Ohio
3-9
FBS Notebook: NCAA rule places limits on headsets

FBS Notebook: NCAA rule places limits on headsets

Lindyssports.com Staff

May 12 The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel passed a new rule Friday limiting the number of headsets a team can use during a game to 20. FULL STORY

Florida Atlantic runs wild in Boca Raton Bowl rout

Florida Atlantic runs wild in Boca Raton Bowl rout

The Sports Xchange

December 19 Florida Atlantic quarterback Jason Driskel accounted for four touchdowns, and running back Devin Singletary broke a conference rushing-touchdown record as the Owls defeated Akron 50-3 in the Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl FULL STORY

Kiffin, Bowden meet as FAU plays Akron in Boca

Kiffin, Bowden meet as FAU plays Akron in Boca

Lindyssports.com Staff

December 16 Akron's Terry Bowden is the son of Bobby Bowden, the man who made Florida State a two-time national champion. Florida Atlantic's Lane Kiffin is the son of Monte Kiffin, recognized as one of football's most creative defensive minds FULL STORY

Western Michigan plays as ranked team for 1st time

Western Michigan plays as ranked team for 1st time

The Sports Xchange

October 11 Western Michigan (6-0, 2-0 MAC West), which entered the coaches poll for the first time last week, is off to its best start since the 1941 team went 8-0. FULL STORY

NCAA reverses ban on satellite camps

NCAA reverses ban on satellite camps

Lindyssports.com Staff

April 28 The NCAA board of directors on Thursday reversed a decision on football satellite camps and waived the ban that was put in place earlier this month after some schools complained about FULL STORY

MAC Notebook: Huskies thankful for November

MAC Notebook: Huskies thankful for November

The Sports Xchange

November 22 Northern Illinois did what Northern Illinois does in November -- win. The Huskies have posted one of the best, yet not recognized nationally known streaks over the past few seasons. FULL STORY

MAC Notebook: Falcons clinch title game bid

MAC Notebook: Falcons clinch title game bid

The Sports Xchange

November 15 In a matchup of two of the hottest teams in the Mid-American Conference, Bowling Green captured its third straight East Division title with a 41-27 triumph over Western Michigan FULL STORY

MAC Notes: UNI continues dominance over Toledo

MAC Notes: UNI continues dominance over Toledo

The Sports Xchange

November 08 The national spotlight found the Mid-American Conference on Nov. 3 when No. 20 Toledo hosted Northern Illinois on ESPN2. The Rockets entered the MAC West showdown FULL STORY

MAC Notebook: Rockets enjoying view from the top

MAC Notebook: Rockets enjoying view from the top

The Sports Xchange

October 18 Toledo remained unbeaten with an impressive 63-20 triumph over Eastern Michigan on Saturday. The No. 22 Rockets (6-0, 3-0 MAC West) scored 56 straight points FULL STORY

MAC Notebook: Toledo moves to 4-0

MAC Notebook: Toledo moves to 4-0

The Sports Xchange

October 04 The best news coming out of Saturday's games for the Mid-American Conference: Toledo remained unbeaten. The Rockets played without leading running back Kareem Hunt FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 4
Thomas Woodson*
6-1
233
Sr.
RB 34
Warren Ball*
6-1
232
Sr.
WR 2
Kwadarrius Smith
5-9
165
Jr.
WR 11
A.J. Coney
5-8
180
Sr.
WR 82
Austin Wolf*
6-3
190
Sr.
TE 10
Mykel Traylor-Bennett*
6-3
224
Sr.
LT 59
Trevor Brown
6-5
285
So.
LG 57
Stephen Ericksen*
6-3
300
Sr.
C 52
LaVonne Gauthney*
6-1
290
Sr.
RG 66
Kyle Ritz*
6-5
300
Jr.
RT 75
Jovann Letuli*
6-5
345
Sr.
Defense
DE 8
Darius Copeland*
6-1
266
Sr.
DT 50
Brock Boxen*
6-3
272
Sr.
NT 91
Ibrahima Camara*
6-3
285
S.
DE 56
Deon'Tae Moore
6-2
217
Sr.
LB 42
Andrew Hauser
6-1
219
Sr.
LB 25
Travonte Junius
6-3
198
Jr.
LB 5
Ulysees Gilbert*
6-1
225
Jr.
CB 7
Jordan George*
5-11
193
Jr.
CB 12
Kyron Brown
6-1
186
Jr.
SS 32
Zach Guiser*
6-0
195
Sr.
FS 1
Alvin Davis*
6-9
165
So.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 37
Tom O'Leary*
5-11
190
Jr.
P 48
Nick Gasser*
6-0
167
Jr.
*Returning Starters
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
27.4
73
Rushing
132.2
111
Passing
255.3
45
Total
387.4
84
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
33.6
98
Rushing
224.7
107
Passing
241.3
79
Total
466.0
114
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-8
-0.67
T-114
2015 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
23.9
99
Rushing
164.2
75
Passing
192.9
97
Total
357.1
104
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
21.5
23
Rushing
92.9
3
Passing
238.6
83
Total
331.5
15
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+10
+0.77
T-13
2014 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
22.6
101
Rushing
123.7
106
Passing
249.6
49
Total
373.3
88
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
23.1
28
Rushing
148.6
43
Passing
222.5
53
Total
371.1
44
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-2
-0.17
T-76