OXFORD, Ohio — Loren Cristian Jackson had 25 points as Akron topped Miami (Ohio) 83-76 on Friday night.
Bryan Trimble Jr. had 15 points for Akron (12-4, 10-3 Mid-American Conference). Enrique Freeman added seven rebounds.
Mekhi Lairy scored a career-high 24 points for the RedHawks (8-8, 5-6). Isaiah Coleman-Lands added 12 points. James Beck had 10 points and seven rebounds.