Isaiah Johnson’s buzzer-beater lifts Akron over Ball State


Isaiah Johnson, a 6-foot-9, 290-pound senior, hit a deep two pointer at the buzzer as Akron defeated Ball State, 65-63, on Tuesday night.

Keith Dambrot has been the head coach at Akron for 13 years. This win has solidified his 12th 20-win season. He had a 19-10 record in his first season in 2004-05.

The Zips are 10-1 in the MAC. The next best team, in either the East or West division, has a 6-5 record.