Akron OT Jarrod Pughsley "could be a project-type player in the NFL," according to NFL.com's Gil Brandt.
Akron and head coach Terry Bowden agreed to a two-year contract extension that runs through 2018.
Akron junior RB Jawon Chisholm rushed for 151 yards on 27 carries 16-7 win over Kent State.
Akron junior RB Jawon Chisholm rushed for 166 yards and a touchdown on 26 carries in the team's 42-24 loss to Ball State.
Akron junior RB Jawon Chisholm rushed for 86 yards and three touchdowns on 16 carries in a 24-17 win over Miami (OH).
Florida State senior G Henry Orelus is reportedly transferring to Akron.
Ohio State sophomore DE Se'Von Pittman will transfer to Akron.
Former Florida State senior DL Moses McCray's sixth year of eligibility at Akron was approved on Monday.
Former Florida State senior DT Moses McCray has transferred to Akron
Former Colorado redshirt junior QB Nick Hirschman will transfer to Akron.
Colorado's Nick Hirschman will miss spring practice after breaking the same bone in his left foot that he broke last August.
Entering his third season with the program, Nick Hirschman is the only returning quarterback with playiing experience. He feels that gives him an "incredible" advantage.
With Tyler Hansen injured, redshirt freshman QB Nick Hirschman could get his first start Saturday at Arizona State.
Akron gave tailback Alex Allen quite the workload against Buffalo as the senior had 32 carries for 106 yards in the win.
Akron running back Alex Allen has had some decent performances this year with one of the better ones being his two touchdown, 126 yard rushing night against Miami.