Why you should care about Ohio’s CIT run

DISCLAIMER: I don’t expect any students to skip High Fest for Ohio’s second-round CIT matchup against Wright State on Saturday. I wouldn’t expect students to skip Fest Season for any OU athletic event. To be honest, I won’t even be attending. But every Ohio University student should be pulling for the Bobcats on Saturday, and…

Five on five, Vol. 14

Each week, we ask five of our sportswriters five questions about Ohio athletics. Their answers may surprise you. This week, we talked to sports editor Alex Hider, assistant editor Katie Hendershot, and basketball writers Corbin Bagford, Bez Saciri and Jack Zink. Who has been your surprise player of the year for the basketball team? Alex Hider: I’m going…

Five on five, Vol. 13

Each week, we ask five of our sportswriters five questions about Ohio athletics. Their answers may surprise you. This week, we talked to sports editor Alex Hider, assistant editor Katie Hendershot, basketball writer Corbin Bagford and women’s basketball writers DuShaun Headd and Zak Kolesar.   Ohio men’s basketball erased a 12-point 2nd half deficit to win…

Five on five, Vol. 12

Each week, we ask five of our sportswriters five questions about Ohio athletics. Their answers may surprise you. This week, we talked to sports editor Alex Hider, basketball writers Bez Saciri and Jack Zink and women’s basketball writers Shelby Dermer and Zak Kolesar. After a disappointing loss in the Beef ‘O’Brady’s Bowl, what is the legacy…

Five on five, Vol. 11

Each week, we ask five of our sportswriters five questions about Ohio athletics. Their answers may surprise you. This week, we talked to sports editor Alex Hider, contributor Danny Medlock, assistant sports editor Katie Hendershot, men’s basketball reporter Jack Zink and women’s basketball reporter DuShaun Headd. Will you even bother watching the next football game? Alex Hider: I probably won’t be…