Akron 79

(22-12, 9-7 MAC)

W Michigan 68

(20-12, 11-5 MAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, March 11, 2011

    Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio

    1 2 T
    AKR 41 3879
    WMU 27 4168

    Top Performers

    Akron: Q. Diggs 18 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Western Michigan: D. Ward 22 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Complete Play-By-Play

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    1st Half Summary

    19:48Nikola Cvetinovic missed Jumper.0-0 
    19:48 0-0Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    19:40 0-0Flenard Whitfield missed Jumper.
    19:40 0-0Matt Stainbrook Offensive Rebound.
    19:15 0-0Flenard Whitfield missed Layup.
    19:15 0-0Matt Stainbrook Offensive Rebound.
    19:12 0-0Matt Stainbrook missed Layup.
    19:12 0-0Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    19:10 0-2Flenard Whitfield made Layup.
    18:58Darryl Roberts missed Jumper.0-2 
    18:58 0-2Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    18:45 0-2Matt Stainbrook missed Layup.
    18:45Zeke Marshall Block.0-2 
    18:43 0-2Western Michigan Offensive Rebou.
    18:39 0-4Nate Hutcheson made Layup. Assisted by Mike Douglas.
    18:14Steve McNees made Three Point Jumper.3-4 
    17:58 3-4Nate Hutcheson missed Three Point Jumper.
    17:58 3-4Demetrius Ward Offensive Rebound.
    17:48 3-4Matt Stainbrook missed Layup.
    17:48Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.3-4 
    17:38Darryl Roberts made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Brett McClanahan.6-4 
    17:25 6-6Matt Stainbrook made Layup.
    17:19Darryl Roberts made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Steve McNees.9-6 
    16:54 9-6Nate Hutcheson missed Layup.
    16:54Zeke Marshall Defensive Rebound.9-6 
    16:40Zeke Marshall made Dunk. Assisted by Nikola Cvetinovic.11-6 
    16:29Foul on Zeke Marshall11-6 
    16:16Foul on Brett McKnight11-6 
    16:16 11-7Flenard Whitfield made Free Throw.
    16:16 11-7Flenard Whitfield missed Free Throw.
    16:16Mike Bardo Defensive Rebound.11-7 
    15:57Alex Abreu made Layup.13-7 
    15:28 13-7Flenard Whitfield missed Layup.
    15:28Darryl Roberts Defensive Rebound.13-7 
    15:19Darryl Roberts made Jumper.15-7 
    15:02 15-7Demetrius Ward missed Three Point Jumper.
    15:02 15-7Mike Douglas Offensive Rebound.
    14:57 15-7Mike Douglas Turnover.
    14:55Brett McClanahan Steal.15-7 
    14:50Alex Abreu Turnover.15-7 
    14:50Official TV Timeout.
    14:35 15-7Juwan Howard Jr. missed Jumper.
    14:35 15-7Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    14:32Foul on Brett McKnight15-7 
    14:32 15-10Alex Wolf made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Demetrius Ward.
    14:20Alex Abreu Turnover.15-10 
    14:19 15-10Flenard Whitfield Steal.
    14:14 15-10Demetrius Ward Turnover.
    14:12Quincy Diggs Steal.15-10 
    14:10 15-10Foul on Alex Wolf
    14:10Quincy Diggs made Free Throw.16-10 
    14:10Quincy Diggs missed Free Throw.16-10 
    14:10 16-10Muhammed Conteh Defensive Rebound.
    13:46 16-10Flenard Whitfield Turnover.
    13:34Nikola Cvetinovic missed Jumper.16-10 
    13:34Quincy Diggs Offensive Rebound.16-10 
    13:17Nikola Cvetinovic made Jumper.18-10 
    13:01 18-10Muhammed Conteh missed Jumper.
    13:01Nikola Cvetinovic Defensive Rebound.18-10 
    12:53Zeke Marshall made Jumper. Assisted by Alex Abreu.20-10 
    12:42 20-10Juwan Howard Jr. missed Layup.
    12:42Zeke Marshall Block.20-10 
    12:41Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.20-10 
    12:38Quincy Diggs made Layup. Assisted by Steve McNees.22-10 
    12:38 22-10Foul on Flenard Whitfield
    12:38Quincy Diggs made Free Throw.23-10 
    12:15Foul on Nikola Cvetinovic23-10 
    12:15 23-10Matt Stainbrook missed Free Throw.
    12:15 23-10Matt Stainbrook missed Free Throw.
    12:15Zeke Marshall Defensive Rebound.23-10 
    12:05Zeke Marshall missed Jumper.23-10 
    12:05 23-10Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    11:54 23-10Mike Douglas Turnover.
    11:54Official TV Timeout.
    11:39Steve McNees Turnover.23-10 
    11:38 23-10Mike Douglas Steal.
    11:30 23-12Juwan Howard Jr. made Layup.
    11:08Nikola Cvetinovic missed Layup.23-12 
    11:08 23-12Matt Stainbrook Defensive Rebound.
    10:56 23-12Demetrius Ward missed Three Point Jumper.
    10:56Quincy Diggs Defensive Rebound.23-12 
    10:41Quincy Diggs made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Nikola Cvetinovic.26-12 
    10:14 26-12Demetrius Ward missed Layup.
    10:14 26-12Western Michigan Offensive Rebou.
    10:04Foul on Mike Bardo26-12 
    9:53 26-15Mike Douglas made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Demetrius Ward.
    9:40Alex Abreu Turnover.26-15 
    9:40 26-15Demetrius Ward Steal.
    9:40Foul on Alex Abreu26-15 
    9:23 26-17Matt Stainbrook made Layup. Assisted by Flenard Whitfield.
    9:06Brett McKnight missed Jumper.26-17 
    9:06 26-17Matt Stainbrook Block.
    9:04 26-17Juwan Howard Jr. Defensive Rebound.
    8:55 26-17Flenard Whitfield missed Layup.
    8:55 26-17Juwan Howard Jr. Offensive Rebound.
    8:51 26-17Juwan Howard Jr. missed Jumper.
    8:51Alex Abreu Defensive Rebound.26-17 
    8:47 26-17Foul on Juwan Howard Jr.
    8:33Brett McKnight missed Three Point Jumper.26-17 
    8:33 26-17Mike Douglas Defensive Rebound.
    8:23 26-17Mike Douglas missed Three Point Jumper.
    8:23Zeke Marshall Defensive Rebound.26-17 
    8:20 26-17Foul on Demetrius Ward
    8:02Brett McKnight missed Three Point Jumper.26-17 
    8:02Akron Offensive Rebound.26-17 
    8:01 26-17Foul on Juwan Howard Jr.
    7:49Nikola Cvetinovic missed Layup.26-17 
    7:49 26-17Matt Stainbrook Block.
    7:49Akron Offensive Rebound.26-17 
    7:49Official TV Timeout.
    7:37Zeke Marshall made Jumper. Assisted by Steve McNees.28-17 
    7:19 28-17Demetrius Ward missed Layup.
    7:19 28-17Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    7:17Foul on Zeke Marshall28-17 
    7:17 28-17Flenard Whitfield missed Free Throw.
    7:17 28-18Flenard Whitfield made Free Throw.
    7:01Nikola Cvetinovic Turnover.28-18 
    7:00 28-18Mike Douglas Steal.
    6:57 28-18Matt Stainbrook missed Jumper.
    6:57Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.28-18 
    6:36Nikola Cvetinovic made Jumper. Assisted by Steve McNees.30-18 
    6:11 30-18Flenard Whitfield Turnover.
    6:10Steve McNees Steal.30-18 
    6:05Brett McClanahan missed Three Point Jumper.30-18 
    6:05Nikola Cvetinovic Offensive Rebound.30-18 
    6:01Nikola Cvetinovic missed Layup.30-18 
    6:01Nikola Cvetinovic Offensive Rebound.30-18 
    5:59Nikola Cvetinovic Turnover.30-18 
    5:46 30-18Flenard Whitfield Turnover.
    5:32Nikola Cvetinovic missed Jumper.30-18 
    5:32 30-18Matt Stainbrook Defensive Rebound.
    5:21 30-18Nate Hutcheson missed Three Point Jumper.
    5:21Alex Abreu Defensive Rebound.30-18 
    5:15Darryl Roberts missed Three Point Jumper.30-18 
    5:15Mike Bardo Offensive Rebound.30-18 
    5:11 30-18Foul on Nate Hutcheson
    5:11Mike Bardo missed Free Throw.30-18 
    5:11Mike Bardo missed Free Throw.30-18 
    5:11 30-18Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    4:58 30-18Flenard Whitfield missed Jumper.
    4:58 30-18Nate Hutcheson Offensive Rebound.
    4:57Foul on Brett McClanahan30-18 
    4:57 30-18Nate Hutcheson missed Free Throw.
    4:57Darryl Roberts Defensive Rebound.30-18 
    4:47Brett McClanahan made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Quincy Diggs.33-18 
    4:44Western Michigan Full Timeout.
    4:30 33-20Mike Douglas made Layup.
    4:16Nikola Cvetinovic missed Jumper.33-20 
    4:16 33-20Western Michigan Defensive Rebou.
    3:51 33-20Flenard Whitfield Turnover.
    3:51Official TV Timeout.
    3:41 33-20Foul on Juwan Howard Jr.
    3:41Alex Abreu missed Free Throw.33-20 
    3:41 33-20Matt Stainbrook Defensive Rebound.
    3:18 33-22Demetrius Ward made Layup.
    3:01Quincy Diggs made Layup.35-22 
    2:53 35-22Mike Douglas missed Three Point Jumper.
    2:53Akron Defensive Rebound.35-22 
    2:36Quincy Diggs Turnover.35-22 
    2:35 35-22Mike Douglas Steal.
    2:35Foul on Quincy Diggs35-22 
    2:35 35-23Mike Douglas made Free Throw.
    2:35 35-23Mike Douglas missed Free Throw.
    2:35Brett McClanahan Defensive Rebound.35-23 
    2:07Darryl Roberts missed Three Point Jumper.35-23 
    2:07 35-23Flenard Whitfield Defensive Rebound.
    1:50 35-23Demetrius Ward Turnover.
    1:35Brett McClanahan made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Steve McNees.38-23 
    1:24 38-25Matt Stainbrook made Layup. Assisted by Mike Douglas.
    1:24Foul on Brett McClanahan38-25 
    1:24 38-25Matt Stainbrook missed Free Throw.
    1:24Mike Bardo Defensive Rebound.38-25 
    0:47Steve McNees missed Three Point Jumper.38-25 
    0:47Nikola Cvetinovic Offensive Rebound.38-25 
    0:40Quincy Diggs made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Steve McNees.41-25 
    0:04 41-25Mike Douglas missed Layup.
    0:04 41-25Matt Stainbrook Offensive Rebound.
    0:02 41-25Matt Stainbrook missed Layup.
    0:02 41-25Nate Hutcheson Offensive Rebound.
    0:01 41-27Nate Hutcheson made Tip Shot.
    0:00End of the 1st Half.

    2nd Half Summary

    19:45 41-27Matt Stainbrook missed Layup.
    19:45 41-27Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    19:43Foul on Zeke Marshall41-27 
    19:43 41-28Flenard Whitfield made Free Throw.
    19:43 41-29Flenard Whitfield made Free Throw.
    19:35Foul on Brett McClanahan41-29 
    19:35Brett McClanahan Turnover.41-29 
    19:11 41-29Demetrius Ward missed Layup.
    19:11Darryl Roberts Defensive Rebound.41-29 
    19:00 41-29Foul on Demetrius Ward
    18:45Nikola Cvetinovic made Layup. Assisted by Zeke Marshall.43-29 
    18:29 43-29Nate Hutcheson Turnover.
    18:28Nikola Cvetinovic Steal.43-29 
    18:23Brett McClanahan missed Three Point Jumper.43-29 
    18:23 43-29Mike Douglas Defensive Rebound.
    18:07 43-32Mike Douglas made Three Point Jumper.
    17:36 43-32Foul on Flenard Whitfield
    17:36Zeke Marshall made Free Throw.44-32 
    17:36Zeke Marshall made Free Throw.45-32 
    17:22Foul on Quincy Diggs45-32 
    17:14 45-32Mike Douglas missed Layup.
    17:14 45-32Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    17:11 45-34Flenard Whitfield made Layup.
    16:51Brett McKnight missed Jumper.45-34 
    16:51 45-34Matt Stainbrook Defensive Rebound.
    16:47 45-34Flenard Whitfield missed Layup.
    16:47Quincy Diggs Defensive Rebound.45-34 
    16:25Nikola Cvetinovic Turnover.45-34 
    16:24 45-34Juwan Howard Jr. Steal.
    16:19 45-34Juwan Howard Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
    16:19 45-34Demetrius Ward Offensive Rebound.
    16:14 45-36Demetrius Ward made Jumper.
    16:14Foul on Steve McNees45-36 
    16:14 45-36Demetrius Ward missed Free Throw.
    16:14Quincy Diggs Defensive Rebound.45-36 
    15:56Quincy Diggs made Layup.47-36 
    15:44 47-36Mike Douglas Turnover.
    15:44Official TV Timeout.
    15:27Zeke Marshall missed Layup.47-36 
    15:27 47-36Demetrius Ward Defensive Rebound.
    15:15 47-36Flenard Whitfield missed Jumper.
    15:14 47-36Demetrius Ward Offensive Rebound.
    15:13 47-36Demetrius Ward Turnover.
    15:04 47-36Foul on Flenard Whitfield
    15:12Alex Abreu Steal.47-36 
    15:04Quincy Diggs made Free Throw.48-36 
    15:04Quincy Diggs made Free Throw.49-36 
    14:36 49-37Mike Douglas made Free Throw.
    14:45 49-37Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    14:36Technical Foul on Quincy Diggs49-37 
    14:36Foul on Quincy Diggs49-37 
    14:45 49-37Juwan Howard Jr. missed Jumper.
    14:36 49-38Mike Douglas made Free Throw.
    14:36Foul on Quincy Diggs49-38 
    14:22 49-38Matt Stainbrook missed Jumper.
    14:22 49-38Demetrius Ward Offensive Rebound.
    14:19 49-38Demetrius Ward missed Tip Shot.
    14:19Alex Abreu Defensive Rebound.49-38 
    13:54 49-38Foul on Matt Stainbrook
    13:36 49-38Foul on Muhammed Conteh
    13:23Nikola Cvetinovic made Layup. Assisted by Zeke Marshall.51-38 
    13:06 51-38Demetrius Ward missed Layup.
    13:06 51-38Mike Douglas Offensive Rebound.
    13:00Foul on Zeke Marshall51-38 
    13:00 51-38Demetrius Ward missed Free Throw.
    13:00 51-39Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    12:43Brett McClanahan made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Alex Abreu.54-39 
    12:23 54-39Mike Douglas Turnover.
    12:01 54-39Foul on Muhammed Conteh
    11:43Steve McNees missed Three Point Jumper.54-39 
    11:43 54-39Flenard Whitfield Defensive Rebound.
    11:35 54-42Demetrius Ward made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Mike Douglas.
    11:15Brett McKnight missed Jumper.54-42 
    11:15Mike Bardo Offensive Rebound.54-42 
    11:12Mike Bardo made Layup.56-42 
    11:12Official TV Timeout.
    11:12 56-42Foul on Flenard Whitfield
    11:12Mike Bardo missed Free Throw.56-42 
    11:12 56-42Muhammed Conteh Defensive Rebound.
    10:49 56-44Juwan Howard Jr. made Jumper.
    10:31Brett McKnight missed Three Point Jumper.56-44 
    10:31 56-44Demetrius Ward Defensive Rebound.
    10:19 56-44Mike Douglas missed Three Point Jumper.
    10:19Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.56-44 
    10:06Brett McKnight made Layup. Assisted by Brett McClanahan.58-44 
    10:06 58-44Foul on Muhammed Conteh
    10:06Brett McKnight made Free Throw.59-44 
    9:45 59-46Juwan Howard Jr. made Jumper.
    9:21Mike Bardo made Jumper. Assisted by Alex Abreu.61-46 
    9:13 61-46Alex Wolf missed Three Point Jumper.
    9:13Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.61-46 
    8:51Alex Abreu Turnover.61-46 
    8:50 61-46Alex Wolf Steal.
    8:37 61-46Juwan Howard Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
    8:37Mike Bardo Defensive Rebound.61-46 
    8:09Steve McNees missed Three Point Jumper.61-46 
    8:09 61-46Western Michigan Defensive Rebou.
    7:41 61-48Nate Hutcheson made Layup. Assisted by Demetrius Ward.
    7:08Darryl Roberts missed Three Point Jumper.61-48 
    7:08 61-48Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    6:52 61-48Juwan Howard Jr. missed Jumper.
    6:52 61-48Matt Stainbrook Offensive Rebound.
    6:47 61-48Demetrius Ward missed Three Point Jumper.
    6:47Akron Defensive Rebound.61-48 
    6:46Official TV Timeout.
    6:29Darryl Roberts Turnover.61-48 
    6:28 61-48Demetrius Ward Steal.
    6:28Foul on Darryl Roberts61-48 
    6:28 61-49Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    6:28 61-49Demetrius Ward missed Free Throw.
    6:28Nikola Cvetinovic Defensive Rebound.61-49 
    6:10Brett McKnight missed Layup.61-49 
    6:10 61-49Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    6:00 61-49Mike Douglas missed Layup.
    6:00Nikola Cvetinovic Defensive Rebound.61-49 
    5:36Quincy Diggs made Jumper.63-49 
    5:27 63-52Demetrius Ward made Three Point Jumper.
    5:25Western Michigan Full Timeout.
    5:06Darryl Roberts made Jumper. Assisted by Nikola Cvetinovic.65-52 
    4:51 65-52Juwan Howard Jr. Turnover.
    4:50Alex Abreu Steal.65-52 
    4:47Darryl Roberts missed Layup.65-52 
    4:44Alex Abreu Offensive Rebound.65-52 
    4:43Alex Abreu missed Tip Shot.65-52 
    4:43 65-52Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    4:39 65-52Demetrius Ward missed Three Point Jumper.
    4:39 65-52Western Michigan Offensive Rebou.
    4:32 65-54Demetrius Ward made Layup.
    4:28Steve McNees Turnover.65-54 
    4:24 65-54Juwan Howard Jr. missed Layup.
    4:24 65-54Flenard Whitfield Offensive Rebound.
    4:22Foul on Nikola Cvetinovic65-54 
    4:22 65-55Flenard Whitfield made Free Throw.
    4:22 65-55Flenard Whitfield missed Free Throw.
    4:22Nikola Cvetinovic Defensive Rebound.65-55 
    3:55Alex Abreu missed Layup.65-55 
    3:55 65-55Western Michigan Defensive Rebou.
    3:52Official TV Timeout.
    3:43 65-57Demetrius Ward made Layup.
    3:08Steve McNees made Jumper.67-57 
    3:04Foul on Quincy Diggs67-57 
    3:04 67-58Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    3:04 67-59Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    2:42Brett McKnight missed Jumper.67-59 
    2:42 67-59Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    2:36 67-59Mike Douglas missed Jumper.
    2:36 67-59Nate Hutcheson Offensive Rebound.
    2:29Foul on Darryl Roberts67-59 
    2:29 67-60Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    2:29 67-61Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    2:15Alex Abreu Turnover.67-61 
    2:02 67-61Demetrius Ward missed Layup.
    2:02 67-61Demetrius Ward Offensive Rebound.
    1:59Western Michigan Full Timeout.
    1:55Foul on Darryl Roberts67-61 
    1:55 67-62Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    1:55 67-63Demetrius Ward made Free Throw.
    1:33Brett McClanahan made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Steve McNees.70-63 
    1:25 70-63Demetrius Ward missed Three Point Jumper.
    1:25Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.70-63 
    1:19 70-63Foul on Mike Douglas
    1:19 70-63Technical Foul on Mike Douglas
    1:19 70-63Foul on Mike Douglas
    1:19 70-63Technical Foul on Mike Douglas
    1:19 70-63Foul on Mike Douglas
    1:19Foul on Darryl Roberts70-63 
    1:19Technical Foul on Darryl Roberts70-63 
    1:19Steve McNees missed Free Throw.70-63 
    1:19Darryl Roberts made Free Throw.71-63 
    1:19Darryl Roberts made Free Throw.72-63 
    1:17 72-63Foul on Nate Hutcheson
    1:17Darryl Roberts made Free Throw.73-63 
    1:17Darryl Roberts made Free Throw.74-63 
    1:11 74-63Demetrius Ward missed Layup.
    1:11Steve McNees Defensive Rebound.74-63 
    1:02 74-63Foul on Demetrius Ward
    1:02Steve McNees made Free Throw.75-63 
    1:02Steve McNees missed Free Throw.75-63 
    1:02 75-63Flenard Whitfield Defensive Rebound.
    0:55Foul on Nikola Cvetinovic75-63 
    0:55 75-64Alex Wolf made Free Throw.
    0:55 75-65Alex Wolf made Free Throw.
    0:55 75-66Alex Wolf made Free Throw.
    0:49Akron Full Timeout.
    0:47 75-66Foul on Alex Wolf
    0:47Western Michigan Full Timeout.
    0:47Brett McKnight missed Free Throw.75-66 
    0:47Brett McKnight missed Free Throw.75-66 
    0:47 75-66Nate Hutcheson Defensive Rebound.
    0:42 75-66Alex Wolf missed Three Point Jumper.
    0:42Darryl Roberts Defensive Rebound.75-66 
    0:35 75-66Foul on Flenard Whitfield
    0:35Darryl Roberts made Free Throw.76-66 
    0:35Darryl Roberts made Free Throw.77-66 
    0:35Western Michigan Full Timeout.
    0:26 77-68Matt Stainbrook made Dunk. Assisted by Alex Wolf.
    0:24 77-68Foul on Nate Hutcheson
    0:24Brett McClanahan made Free Throw.78-68 
    0:24Brett McClanahan made Free Throw.79-68 
    0:14 79-68Juwan Howard Jr. missed Layup.
    0:14Zeke Marshall Block.79-68 
    0:14 79-68Western Michigan Offensive Rebou.
    0:12 79-68Alex Wolf missed Three Point Jumper.
    0:12Nikola Cvetinovic Defensive Rebound.79-68 
    0:00End Game