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The Akron Zips are a team in the NCAA FBS. They compete in the Mid-American Conference. They were the first team to move from the FCS to the FBS.

Coaching History

  • 1988-1994: Gerry Faust
  • 1995-2003: Lee Owens
  • 2004-2009: J. D. Brookhart
  • 2010-2011: Rob Ianello
  • 2012-2018: Terry Bowden
  • 2019-Present: Tom Arth


  • Team Colors: Blue and Gold
  • Location: Akron, Ohio
  • Stadium: InfoCision Stadium