Ledarius Mack and Kadofi Wright each scored on fumble recoveries and Buffalo blanked winless Akron, 21-0 in a Mid-America Conference battle between teams still looking for a conference victory Saturday.
2019 ScheduleAll times ET
- Nebraska, Akron reach agreement on cancellation
- Akron hiring Chattanooga's Arth as new coach
- Akron fires Terry Bowden following 4-8 season
- S. Carolina to face Akron in hurricane makeup
Dustin Crum threw a touchdown pass, Matthew Trickett kicked four field goals and Kent State beat Akron 26-3 on Saturday, snapping a four-game skid against the Zips in the annual Crystal Clinic Wagon Wheel trophy game.
The West Coast isn't the best coast for college football this week, landing in the No 5 spot.
The Scarlet Knights fired their coach already, Virginia Tech's poor robot didn't get to do many post-score pushups, and Akron takes over the top -- bottom? -- spot.
Michael Curtis threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and UMass defeated Akron 37-29 on Saturday.
Even in a bad week for Arkansas, Utah and Washington State, the Wolverines stand out, landing the Coveted No. 5 spot.
Kaleb Barker threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Troy dominated the final three quarters to roll to a 35-7 victory over Akron on Saturday.
Kicking off with a conference game that wasn't a conference game, it was a bad week along the Atlantic coast.
David Moore threw for 316 yards and a pair of touchdowns in his Central Michigan debut to lead the Chippewas to a 45-24 victory over Akron on Saturday in a Mid-Athletic Conference opener.
Akron's 44-inch Takeaway Pencil is taking college football by storm. Or at least it should be. Here's how the magical object came into being.
Tyler Johnston III passed for 319 yards and four touchdowns, including a 76-yarder to Myron Mitchell, and UAB held off Akron 31-20 on Saturday in the programs' first gridiron meeting.
The Vols, Missouri, Ole Miss and South Carolina have the Bottom 10 heading south. But don't worry, you're in too, UCLA.
Illinois rolled over Akron 42-3 on Saturday while showcasing a new quarterback and a reinvigorated defense in a season opener.
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To make up for a football game that was supposed to be played this season but was canceled, Nebraska will host Akron in 2025, paying the Zips $1.45 million on top of another $650,000.
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
Nebraska announces that it will pay Akron $650K for the cancelled game in Week 1 of this year. The original agreement called for a payout of $1.17 million if the game was played. Also, the Huskers and Zips will play in Lincoln on Sept. 6, 2025. Hope for nice weather.
Chattanooga Mocs coach Tom Arth is being hired by Akron to replace Terry Bowden, who was fired after the season.