Ron Blackshear schooled Akron's Andy Hipsher in the first half, to the tune of 17 points.
Mark Patton knocked this rebound away from Akron's Nick Meyers in the second half.
This Marvin Black steal led to a fast-break dunk and the beginning of a Marshall run to a double-digit lead in the first half.
Marshall point guard A.W. Hamilton drives past Akron's John Hollingsworth.