Even if you aren't very familiar with the Akron Zips basketball team, chances are great that you've heard of the most famous player to emerge from Akron, Ohio: Lebron James. Although Lebron James never attended the University of Akron, he was coached throughout high school by current Akron Zips basketball coach, Keith Dambrot. Under Coach Dambrot's obvious success, the Akron Zips basketball team captured their second MAC East title in 2007.
The Akron Zips basketball team wears blue and gold school uniforms and competes in the James A. Rhodes Arena, home of the Akron Zips men's and women's basketball teams. Zippy, the school's kangaroo mascot, makes regular appearances at the games to liven up the crowds.
In the past, the Akron Zips basketball team had relatively unremarkable seasons. The Akron Zips basketball team always managed to have a split or slightly winning record, but championships and titles were few. However, the Akron Zips are on a stronger path than ever to achieving a MAC championship and another berth at the National Invitation Tournament. Credit is again due to Coach Dambrot who envisions his future with the Akron Zips basketball team for many years to come.
For your chance to check out the Akron Zips basketball team, buy your Akron Zips tickets today. The 2008-2009 season promises to be one of its best yet and Akron Zips basketball tickets will go quickly. Whether you stop in to Akron, Ohio and check out Lebron James' hometown or catch an Akron Zips basketball game on the road, you can't go wrong with a couple Akron Zips basketball tickets.