Playing in the consolation bracket after each team lost Thursday, Gilliam hit two 3-pointers and Akron (2-2) went on a 10-2 to start the second half, giving the Zips a 47-36 lead.
Zeke Marshall had his 26th game with four or more blocked shots. He had five blocks.
Keith Hornsby finished with 22 points for UNC Asheville (1-3).
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