Donnell Alexander

Akron Zips #27 - Running Back

  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 219
  • Seasons: JR

Keeping Akron alive is the hard part for Bowden

Terry Bowden brought Akron football back from the dead and engineered the Zips' first ever bowl win in 2015. But quite a few of last year's difference makers are gone, and the schedule could break...

Akron wins first bowl game in school history

The Zips held on late to beat Utah State 23-21.

Potato Bowl advanced stat preview

Advanced stats previewing the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl between Utah State and Akron.

Smile Akron, you're going to a bowl game


After years of disappointment, Akron fans finally get to enjoy a winning season and a bowl game appearance.

Akron? Bowling? Is that even realistic?

A huge win over a consistently good team says it's possible.

Reaching some depth in the Fantasy League

With the MAC putting up varying performances all over the country before conference play starts, the fantasy league saw a big week for most teams.

Zips look to start MAC play at .500

Akron closes non-conference play in Cajun country.

First Look At The Akron Zips


The Akron Zips head into the 2015 season with high hopes. After a disappointing 5-7 finish a year ago, the program looks to rebound. Picked to finish second in the MAC East Division, the Zips...

Akron's spring game gave what was expected

We already knew that the defense has a lot of talent, but what about the rest of the team?

BC Football Opponent Preview: Colorado St. Rams


How will BC handle a potent MWC offense?

Colorado State releases initial 2014 depth chart

The big question for Colorado State's initial depth chart is who will start at running back.

Who will be Colorado State's starting RB in 2014

Attrition has left Colorado State's backfield with more questions than answers heading into the 2014 season.