Scores

Final

Akron 68

(11-4, 2-0 MAC)

N Illinois 53

(3-11, 1-1 MAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 12, 2013

    Convocation Center, Dekalb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    AKR 36 3268
    NIU 24 2953

    Top Performers

    Akron: R. McAdams 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Stl

    Northern Illinois: D. Bowie 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl

    Akron 68, N. Illinois 53

    Associated Press

    DE KALB, Ill. -- Reggie McAdams scored 20 points, making all six of his shots from the field, and Akron breezed past Northern Illinois 68-53 on Saturday.

    McAdams made all four of his 3-point attempts for the Zips (11-4, 2-0 Mid-American), who have won seven in a row. He missed one of his five free-throw tries.

    Nick Harney had 12 points and seven rebounds, Demetrius Treadwell had 11 points and nine rebounds and Deji Ibitayo also had 11 points for Akron.

    Darrell Bowie scored 13 points to lead Northern Illinois (3-11, 1-1). Abdel Nader scored 10 for the Huskies, who were coming off a MAC-opening win at Miami of Ohio that ended their five-game losing streak.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AKR
    NIU
    Points 68 53
    FG Made-Attempted 22-46 (.478) 16-49 (.327)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 1-14 (.071)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-30 (.633) 20-29 (.690)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 4

    2012-13 Season

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