AKRON, Ohio -- Brett McClanahan scored 17 points to lead five players in double figures as Akron defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 87-60 on Wednesday night.
Alex Abreau added 16 points and Quincy Diggs had 15 for the Zips (8-5), who won the first game of a four-game homestand for their fourth victory in their past five games.
The Zips had 19 assists, 13 steals and only seven turnovers. Akron scored 29 points off Arkansas-Pine Bluff's 19 turnovers.
The Golden Lions (0-12) shot 39.3 percent from the field (22 of 56).
Akron led 50-36 at halftime and then held the Golden Lions to 37 percent from the field (10 of 27) in the second half.