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Akron looking for more wins to avoid yet another postseason snub

Originally Published: December 21, 2007
By Kyle Whelliston | Special to ESPN.com

AKRON, Ohio -- Up in the four corners of Rhodes Arena loom four gigantic photo murals, each honoring one of the University of Akron's four greatest head coaches. In the east corner is Bob Huggins, forever youthful and smiling, leading the Zips to the 1986 NCAA Tournament. Across from him is Russ Beich, the school's winningest coach with 286 victories. Two bench bosses who led the school to Division II title games in 1964 and 1972 -- Tony Laterza and Wyatt Webb, respectively -- have walls to themselves ...

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