Central Michigan vs. Akron: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Central Michigan vs. Akron: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Central Michigan 56
(9-13, 1-8 away)
Akron 68
(18-4, 12-0 home)
Venue: James A. Rhodes Arena
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 05, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Central Michigan 27 29 56
Akron 28 40 68
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Central Michigan K Randall 22 C Fowler 4 J Simons 3
Akron A Abreu 15 Z Marshall 9 A Abreu 7

On Tuesday, Feb. 5, Central Michigan lost at home against Akron 68-56 in conference play. Kyle Randall picked up his third straight game with 20 points or more for the Chippewas, scoring a game-high 22 points (3 Reb 3 Ast) in 38 minutes. Blake Hibbitts had nine points and added three rebounds. For the Zips, Alex Abreu finished with a team-high 15 points on 55.6 percent shooting. The Chippewas are on a five-game losing streak. Next up for Central Michigan (9-13, 2-7 MAC) is Kent State (12-10, 3-5 MAC) on Saturday, Feb. 9 on the road.

Central Michigan Game Notes

  • The last time CMU started the season 9-13 was 1998.
  • CMU beat the spread by 6.5 points. That makes the 12th time this season the Chippewas have beaten the spread.
  • Central Michigan has lost 86 percent of the time this season (1-6) after recording one or fewer blocks.
  • When the opposition records 68 or more total points this season, Central Michigan has lost 85 percent of the time (2-11).
  • When the opposition records 26 or more field goals made this season, Central Michigan has lost 80 percent of the time (2-8).
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 37.0 percent or better this season, Central Michigan has lost 80 percent of the time (2-8).
  • CMU set a season low for free throws made (seven).
  • Central Michigan has recorded fewer rebounds than their opponents for the past seven games.
  • Kyle Randall accounted for 39.2 percent of the team's points.
  • Kyle Randall has led the team in scoring in 17 out of 22 games this season.
  • This marks the ninth 20-point game of Kyle Randall's career.
  • Kyle Randall has three straight 20+ point games.

Akron Game Notes

  • The top two rebounders (Zeke Marshall and Demetrius Treadwell) accounted for 42.4 percent of the rebounds.
  • Alex Abreu has led the team in scoring four times in 22 games this season.
  • Zeke Marshall has led the team in rebounding nine times in 22 games this season.
  • Demetrius Treadwell has six straight double-digit point games.
CMU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AKyle Randall382233004
BBlake Hibbitts27930210
B-John Simons28933003
C+Chris Fowler34642202
C+O. Mbaigoto16240000
C+D. Richardson Jr.17123101
CS. Krannitz10510001
CZach Saylor9031000
C-Finis Craddock18210201
AKR PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAlex Abreu361517102
AD. Treadwell221253000
BBrian Walsh25843000
BZeke Marshall32692023
BJake Kretzer19921202
C+Reggie McAdams13430000
C+Deji Ibitayo13312101
CNick Harney20712002
-Pat Forsythe10211013
-C. Gilliam6010002
-C. Betancourt4201001

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