Akron 97, Tiffin 35

11/22/2006 - Akron Zips

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Cedrick Middleton had 16 points and three other Akron players reached double-digits as the Zips routed Tiffin 97-35 on Sunday.

Akron (2-1) took a 48-14 lead at halftime over its Division II opponent. Nick Dials and Nick Goddard both finished with 11 points and Jeremiah Wood added 14.

The Zips held Tiffin (0-3) to 36 percent from the field (14-of-39), while shooting 53 percent (35-of-66), and outrebounded the Dragons 40-23. Akron scored 40 points off Tiffin's 30 turnovers.

The Zips racked up 20 steals and scored 42 of their points off the bench.

Darryl Stinson led the Dragons with eight points.