Published Sun, Feb 3, 2013 11:56 am Dateline
Updated Sun, Feb 3, 2013 12:06 pm
Ohio Men's Basketball suffered its first MAC loss of the season Saturday at Akron, 86-72. The conference-leading Zips outshot the Bobcats by more than 15 percent and snaggged almost twice as many rebounds.
Photo Credit: Kate Hiller
Slideshow: Akron 86, Ohio 72
Ohio coach Jim Christian looks to continue a winning tradition that senior guards D.J. Cooper and Walter Offutt have built.
Akron's Reggie McAdams defends Walter Offutt in the Convocation Center on Feb. 27. Despite 15 points and 10 rebounds from Offutt, the Bobcats lost in overtime, 88-81.
Ohio guard D.J. Cooper defends Akron's Alex Abreu in the Convocation Center on Feb. 27. Cooper finished with 26 points and Abreu poured in 16 points, as Akron won in overtime, 88-81.
Ohio's D.J. Cooper drives past Akron's Demetrius Treadwell in the Convocation Center. The guard had 26 points in Ohio's 88-81 overtime loss on Feb. 27.