5  McKenzie Akers
McKenzie  Akers

Princeton, W.Va.

High School:
Princeton Senior HS




182 Herd Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Honor Roll

Recipients maintain cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better


Marshall Women's Basketball Postgame Quotes

Marshall 67, Southern Miss 65


@HerdWBB Tops UTEP in 76-71 Comeback Win

Marshall defeats Miners for first time in El Paso


Shooting Woes Hinder @HerdWBB at Charlotte

Marshall falls to 9-5, 1-2 in C-USA


@HerdWBB Trumps Lady Monarchs, 69-37

Marshall picks up first Conference USA road win since 2012


Marshall Women's Basketball vs. Old Dominion

Marshall women's basketball fell to Old Dominion 67-55 Thursday, March 5, at the Cam Henderson Center


Marshall Women's Basketball vs. Florida Atlantic

Marshall 66, Florida Atlantic 59 - Jan. 17, 2015


Women's Basketball at Middle Tennessee

Feb. 19, 2014

L, 75-36


Appeared in all but two games, making eight starts… Averaged 6.4 points per game, 1.5 rebounds per game, 0.8 assists per game, and 0.5 steals per game… Her 87 three-point field goals made rank tenth all-time in Marshall history… Tied for sixth in Conference USA with 1.77 three-point field goals made per game… Ranked 14th in Conference USA with a three-point field goal percentage of .344… Scored in double figures six times with a season-high of 18 points at Northern Kentucky (WBI, 3/19)… Set career-highs with 18 points and six three-point field goals made at Northern Kentucky in the WBI (3/19)… Tied career-highs with seven rebounds and four assists vs. Brescia (12/22)… Named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2013-14 (Freshman)

Appeared in all but one game for the Herd (at Old Dominion, Feb. 1), making eight starts ... fourth-best 3-point percentage at .279 (34-of-122) ... scored career-high 18 points versus Louisiana Tech (Feb. 8), matching career-best four threes ... third-most 3-pointers made per game at 1.1 off 4.1 attempts ... made career-best four assists versus Florida Atlantic (Feb. 26) and WVU Tech (Dec. 9) ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School

All-time leading scorer at Princeton Senior High School (1,800 points) ... averaged 24.9 points, 7.0 assists, 2.0 steals, 1.0 turnover and 3.0 rebounds per game ... team made one state tournament appearance ... named first team All-State captain ... Bluefield Daily-Telegraph Player of the Year ... Student-Athlete of the Year ... also involved in student council (student body president), Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Students Against Drunk Driving, Key Club, Pep Club, Choir and church activities.


Born September 21, 1994 ... daughter of Earnie and Lori Akers ... has one sister, Tesla, who is the head girls' basketball coach at Princeton High School ... major is undecided, but plans to work in the medical field.