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5-2, 1st in MAC E
6d

Duvivier, Utomi lead Akron over Appalachian State 94-89

Malcolm Duvivier hit 6 of 9 from 3-point range and scored 24 and Daniel Utomi added a double-double to propel Akron to a 94-89 victory over Appalachian State on Saturday night in a game that tipped off three hours late because of weather conditions.

34d

Utomi, Parrish help Akron rally past Cleveland State 67-57

Daniel Utomi hit four 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 20 points, Eric Parrish scored 17 points in his debut and Akron rallied from a 10-point, second-half deficit to beat Cleveland State 67-57 on Saturday night in the season opener for both...

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Oregon State graduate transfer Malcolm Duvivier committed to Akron, source told ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Long Beach State transfer Loren Jackson committed to Akron, per source.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida transfer Eric Hester will begin a visit to Akron today, source told ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Transfers Loren Jackson (Long Beach State) and Deng Riak (East Carolina) are on official visits at Akron, source told ESPN.

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253d

John Groce w/ Dave Skoczen

New Akron head men's basketball coach John Groce joins Dave Skoczen on ESPN Cleveland Tonight to talk about taking over for Keith Dambrot and returning to the MAC.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Akron will announce former Illinois coach John Groce as its replacement for Keith Dambrot to be its next men's basketball coach Wednesday, a source with direct knowledge told ESPN. Dambrot left Akron to be the head coach at Duquesne. Groce led Ohio, also a member of the Mid-American Conference, to the Sweet 16 in 2012 after four seasons with the Bobcats.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Only 10 job openings remain: Akron, Alabama A&M, Chattanooga, Coppin State, Florida A&M, Furman, Grambling, Georgetown, LIU-Brooklyn, Portland State.

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.1205th
Rebounds Per Game36.3181st
Assists Per Game15.1117th
Points Allowed73.3201st

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-4
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances4