Ohio State Freshmen Shine in Win Over Akron

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Ohio State finally looked like a top-ten program against Akron, defeating the in-state opponents 59-7. True freshman Kyle McCord made the start and looked a little shaky at the beginning. Akron took advantage of McCord’s slow start and took an early 7-0 lead. After that, McCord settled down and Ohio State went on to score […] READ MORE


Ohio State and Akron Have a Long, Historic Rivalry

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Ohio State returns to the Shoe to face Akron on Saturday. Akron has struggled to an early 1-2 record. They lost to Auburn in the season opener. Then they blew an early against Temple, leading 14-0 in the first quarter. By halftime, the Owls had come back and were ahead 21-17. By the third quarter, […] READ MORE


Auburn Offense Shined in Bryan Harsin Debut

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The Auburn offense shined in the Bryan Harsin debut with a convincing 60-10 victory over the Akron Zips on Saturday night. It was also a return to full capacity at Jordan-Hare Stadium, and the Auburn faithful had plenty to cheer about in week one. The Auburn offense totaled 612 total yards of offense, including 297 […] READ MORE


Week 11 Midweek Musings

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It’s Hump Day, and you know what that means! Here are my (checks schedule) Week 11 Midweek Musings: MAC I cannot express how much I love having midweek MACtion back. I don’t follow the conference all that closely, I don’t usually have a rooting interest in the game, but it’s fun football to just turn […] READ MORE


Three Teams the Penguins Should Look Out for in 2020

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With all the COVID-19 drama going on, the start of football all together is bleak at the moment. However, if there is a season for Youngstown State, this may well be a reboot again.  A new coach, new turf, and a new class coming in.  With that being said, let’s look at three teams the […] READ MORE


YSU vs Akron Historic Battle

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Youngstown State will be heading to InfoCision Stadium Summa Field to take on their old rivals, the Akron Zips during week one of the 2020 college football season. The YSU and Akron rivalry has a long history that deserves a deeper examination. YSU and Akron Rivalry Background There is history between these two teams going […] READ MORE


Takeaways from Central Michigan’s Loss at Akron

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The Central Michigan Chippewas dropped their fifth straight game to fall to 1-8, 0-5 Mid-American Conference after falling to the Akron Zips in InfoCision Stadium in Akron, Ohio. Takeaways from Central Michigan’s loss CMU’s 17-10 loss to the Zips was another version of heartbreak for Chippewa fans as they tried to make a comeback but […] READ MORE


Fresh Off Signing 10-Year Deal, FAU and Kiffin Blow Out Akron

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Florida Atlantic University capped off its best season at the FBS level with a dominating bowl performance, giving first-year head coach Lane Kiffin one final positive to end his impressive debut season at FAU. FAU came into the game as a heavy favorite, with the opening line more than three scores. The Owls started a […] READ MORE