Falcons offense struggled against Akron

BGSU's Chauncey Orr led all scorers with 16 points

The Bowling Green State menâ??s basketball team struggled get its offense going tonight as the Akron Zips defeated the Falcons 68-55 Wednesday night.

Akronâ??s defense held BGSU to 18.5% from the field in the first half and trailed 28-17 at the break, but the Flacons did cut into the lead in the second half.

Chauncey Orr led all scorers with 16 points and Craig Sealey added a season-high 10 points off the bench.

Akron improves to 16-4 with the win and extend its win streak to 12 games. Bowling Green falls to 7-13 overall and 2-5 in the conference. The Falcons will stay home to host Ball State Saturday at 2 p.m.