Men’s Basketball: Post play and defense lead ‘Cats to victory

Tony Campbell recorded his second consecutive double-double in the victory over Alcorn State.
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A Tony Campbell double-double and 20 points from Maurice Ndour led Ohio to a 66-55 victory over the Alcorn State Braves on Saturday afternoon. The game was tied at 42 with just over 10 minutes left, but a 9-0 Bobcats run gave Ohio (3-3) a lead it never surrendered. “We told each other in the huddle, […]

Men’s Basketball: Ohio continues to battle early season issues, hosts Alcorn State

Saul Phillips compares Ohio's early season struggles to those of the NBA's Cavaliers.
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When asked about his team’s shaky start, Ohio first-year coach Saul Phillips likened the struggles his Bobcats have faced so far this season to those of another basketball team three hours north of Athens. “Any team that has new components goes through a journey like this,” Phillips said. “Look how the Cavaliers started this season.” […]

Football: 2014 Season Review

Ohio's Quentin Poling runs with the ball on Saturday night. Ohio defeated Idaho, 36-24. Photo by Carl Fonticella.

Despite becoming bowl-eligible in their final regular season game, the Ohio Bobcats were one of six six-win teams in the FBS to not receive a bowl invitation. The MAC sent five teams to the postseason and for the first time since 2008, Ohio wasn’t one of them. Were the Bobcats deserving of a bowl-bid? Ehhhh, […]

Women’s Basketball: Ohio’s unbeaten run ends vs. ECU

The perfect start for the Ohio Bobcats came to an end Saturday at The Convo, falling to the visiting Eastern Carolina Pirates by a 76-68 final. Ohio started the game out fast, going on an 11-0 run to start the game with combined scoring by Lexie Baldwin and Quiera Lampkins. However, Eastern Carolina was able […]

Men’s Basketball: Bobcats fall below .500 with loss vs. Bonnies

The Ohio Bobcats knew that if they wanted to defeat the St. Bonaventure Bonnies on Saturday afternoon, they had to contain Jaylen Adams and Marcus Posley, who are two of the Bonnies’ top offensive players. Despite a late comeback effort by Ohio, the damage was already done as Adams and Posley combined for 46 points […]

Men’s Basketball: Willis looks to continue his hot start for Ohio

After sitting out the first game of the season due to an NCAA violation, Ohio guard Bean Willis has been showing the scoring skills that Ohio coach Saul Phillips praised in the offseason. In three games, Willis is averaging 19.3 points per game, which currently leads the Bobcats. But he’s not just scoring a lot; he’s doing […]

Men’s Basketball: Backcourt trio unable to overcome Bradshaw’s career night

Despite a big day from their backcourt, the Ohio Bobcats were single-handily beat by Craig Bradshaw and the Belmont Bruins (6-1), falling 83-81 at The Convo on Saturday night. And what a night it was for Bradshaw. He scored 42 points, including 8-of-12 on 3-pointers. He was unstoppable from start to finish, and came up […]

Football: 24 unanswered points lead Ohio to victory over Miami

Josiah Yazdani celebrates after his 28-yard game-winning field goal. (Calvin Mattheis | Ohio Athletics)

Josiah Yazdani’s 28-yard field goal as time expired capped a 21-point comeback to give Ohio a 24-21 victory over the Miami RedHawks. The win makes the Bobcats bowl eligible for the sixth consecutive season, though the Green & White aren’t guaranteed a bowl invitation. “I think a team can find itself all of a sudden […]

Football: Bobcats end regular season in 91st Battle of the Bricks

Tarell Basham (left) and Antwan Crutcher (middle) will look to have a big day against the feeble Miami offensive line. (photo: danielkubus.com

After falling to Northern Illinois 21-14, the Ohio Bobcats (5-6, 3-4 MAC) are at risk of finishing a season under .500 for the first time in six seasons. At 5-6, Ohio will need a victory and a little luck to receive a bowl invitation. “A sixth win gets you bowl eligible,” Ohio coach Frank Solich […]

Volleyball: No. 24 Ohio stunned by Western Michigan in MAC semifinals

The Ohio Bobcats were sent home in the semifinals of the MAC Tournament on Sunday in The Convo in a stunning upset by No. 5-seeded Western Michigan in five sets (22-25, 19-25, 25-23,25-23, 16-14). Ohio looked like it was heading to its 17th consecutive MAC victory, taking an early 2-0 set lead. In set No. […]

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