Akron Zips Schedule in 2013-14
When the Zips take to the floor looking to put up a big W against a talented team,
there is only one place to be, and you're way, way off if you think it's sitting at home or that bar down the street, just
wondering what the atmosphere of the big game is like. The schedule is absolutely filled to the brim with great matchups that
everyone will be buzzing about around town, giving you plenty of different opportunities to see a great game featuring some
of the brightest stars of both today and tomorrow. Once you're there in the stands watching some of the best college athletes
in the country, you'll be glad that you're not anywhere else.
As the Zips look to make it back to theNCAA Tournament
in another very tough season in the Mid-American Conference, or the MAC for short, games are sure to be loaded with highlight-reel
action as they look to make their move in a top-tier athletic conference. Don't even think about missing out on the excitement
as the Zips look to give their fans another unbelievable season of college basketball that everyone will be buzzing about
all over town, as this is a squad with some very dynamic playmakers that always know how to put on a show.
There's nothing like being in the stands when the game is on the line, so ditch the couch, brush off the
potato chips and get ready to see a game you won't soon forget. College basketball has plenty of great games on the schedule
each and every season, from plenty of top-tier regular season battles to Tournament clashes that you'll have to see first-hand
to believe. These are some of the best amateur athletes in the entire world, though that's something that you need to see
for yourself to truly appreciate. Will you be there when your favorite player pulls up for a game-winning three that will
have everyone jumping out of their seat in unison?
The Akron Zips play in a very competitive
conference, the Mid-American. Against teams like Bowling Green, Eastern Michigan and Buffalo, and plenty of others, the Zips
hold their own with a talented team year in and year out, and they really have been showing some signs of being a potential
powerhouse in recent seasons. Around campus, Zips home games are always a big deal for students as well as for the supportive
neighboring community, making all of their games something to behold as the Zips look to dominate their opponents and give
their fans another unbelievable season of action. This is a team that always has some big-time playmakers that can turn the
direction of a big game in a real hurry, which is why it tends to be a good idea to keep your eye on the schedule to make
sure you don't miss a big game.
Akron Zips Trivia
Did you know that the Zips first made the Tournament
back in 1986?
Though the more recent Zips put together some amazing seasons as well, the action really all got started
in the mid-1980s, when they took their program to the next level and started to make a big-time move up the conference standings
in the process. It all culminated with an exciting trip to the NCAA Tournament, where they returned in 2009, 2011 and 2013.
With a team clearly on the rise and a program that seems to only get stronger from game to game, there is nothing quite like
the experience of being there to see this team the way they were meant to be seen.
Akron Zips History
Zips first got going way back in the day, playing competitively as early as 1901, dominating their opponents over the years
and giving their fans plenty to cheer about in the process. The Zips made a huge mark on the scene from the early going, winning
titles in the Ohio Athletic Conference and setting the tone for a program that would only grow over the years. A lot has changed
over the years, but they settled into the MAC in 1992, a place they've found the perfect home as they've continued to make
major strides against some of the best teams in the country. With a very bright future ahead of them and a talented current
roster, the Zips have their eyes on making a big-time mark on MAC, making it the perfect time to join in the excitement as
they head deeper into a new era of college basketball.
When the game is on the line at Rhodes
Arena and the Zips are digging in looking to get a good shot with the game on the line in a nail-biter, you'll be in for an
experience that you couldn't dream of duplicating anywhere outside of the arena, mainly because the home experience simply
can't compare. The buzz of the crowd is sure to be something that you won't soon forget, providing the perfect atmosphere
for any hoops lover looking to see college basketball the way it was meant to be seen. When you're there soaking up the vibes
of a great game, you'll be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.