AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Romeo Travis scored 21 points and Akron rode a rebounding advantage to a 74-57 victory over Austin Peay on Saturday.
The Zips (20-5) outrebounded the Governors (18-8) 46-30. Jeremiah Wood led the way with 11.Wood also had 14 points, with Nick Dials adding 13 and Cedrick Middleton 11.Drake Reed, Fernandez Lockett and Wes Channels each scored 13 points for Austin Peay.Travis scored the first six points of the game and the Zips never trailed. They led 40-37 at the half, then shot 54 percent from the field in the second half to pull away.Akron was 7 of 17 on 3-pointers, led by Middleton, who was 3 of 4, and Dials, who was 3 of 5. The Governors were just 4 of 21.