Castaneda made two foul shots, Freeman made 1 of 2 and Akron (5-3) took a 16-14 lead and never trailed again. The Zips led 31-21 at halftime and were up double figures most of the remainder.
Niagara visits Manhattan after Perez's 33-point game
Niagara Purple Eagles (7-8, 2-4 MAAC) at Manhattan Jaspers (9-4, 2-2 MAAC)
Washington Jr. says No. 18 Kentucky is on quite a run
After torching No. 22 Tennessee for 28 points in a 107-79 win, UK's TyTy Washington says, "A lot of teams can't run with us for 40 minutes."
Williams says discipline was huge in win for Aggies
Texas A&M's Buzz Williams says playing for one another and not giving up any second-chance baskets were important in the 67-64 win over Mizzou.
|Mississippi Valley State||1-4||2||1-14|
|Prairie View A&M||1-4||3.5||1-12|