Miami Football Falls at Akron, 24-13

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Oct. 21, 2006

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Dennis Kennedy ran for two touchdowns to give Akron the lead for good and Luke Getsy threw a touchdown pass in the Zips' 24-13 victory over Miami University on Saturday.

Kennedy's 7-yard run with 33 seconds left in the third quarter gave Akron (3-4, 1-2 Mid-American Conference) an 18-13 lead. He then scored on a 4-yard run with 10:41 left in the game.

Getsy threw a 36-yard touchdown pass to David Harvey in the second quarter.

Kennedy ran for 129 yards on 31 carries. Getsy was 14-of-24 passing for 197 yards.

Mike Kokal was 21-of-46 passing for 263 yards and threw a 4-yard touchdown to Ryne Robinson in the first quarter to give the RedHawks (1-7, 1-3) a 7-3 lead.

Robinson caught nine passes for 135 yards.

Akron twice fumbled deep in its territory, but the RedHawks managed only field goals of 24 and 34 yards by Trevor Cook.

After the 34-yard field goal gave Miami a 13-12 lead, Akron scored on a 53-yard, seven-play drive capped by Kennedy's first touchdown.

Akron then forced Miami to punt and Kennedy finished an eight-play, 54-yard drive with his second touchdown.