Scores

Final

Akron 83

(11-4, 2-1 MAC)

Bowling Green 62

(10-6, 1-2 MAC)

    2:00 PM ET, January 14, 2007

    Anderson Arena, Bowling Green, Ohio

    1 2 T
    AKR 36 4783
    BGSU 35 2762

    Top Performers

    Akron: N. Linhart 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    Bowling Green: M. Samarco 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast

    Akron 83, Bowling Green 62

    BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) -- Nate Linhart and Quade Milum each had 16 points and three other Akron players reached double-digits as the Zips defeated Bowling Green 83-62 on Sunday.

    Cedrick Middleton had 15 points, Romeo Travis added 12 and Dru Joyce had 10 for Akron (11-4, 2-1 Mid-American Conference).

    The score was tied at 40 early in the second half, but a 3-pointer by Linhart started a 15-4 run that gave the Zips a 55-44 lead with 12:22 left. Akron's lead never dipped below double-digits for the rest of the game.

    Martin Samarco scored 20 points to lead the Falcons (10-6, 1-2), and Nate Miller added 15 points and seven rebounds. Ryne Hamblet had 10 assists.

    Travis and Linhart each had seven rebounds for the Zips, who shot 48.4 percent (30-of-62), compared with the Falcons' 46.4 percent (26-of-56).

    Akron outrebounded Bowling Green 39-30.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AKR
    BGSU
    Points 83 62
    FG Made-Attempted 30-62 (.484) 26-56 (.464)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-18 (.500) 3-14 (.214)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-16 (.875) 7-14 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 21 0

    2006-07 Season

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