Football: Sprague and Ohio outgun Ball State

J.D. Sprague shined in his first start of the season and led Ohio to a 48-31 victory over Ball State. The redshirt junior got the start in place of an injured Derrius Vick (knee) and commanded the Bobcats’ offense to six touchdown drives in its highest-scoring game of the season. “He played great,” Ohio coach…

Soccer: Ohio to host Ball State, Miami

After failing to defeat Northern Illinois this past Sunday, the Ohio Bobcats will host Ball State on Friday at 4 p.m. before they play Miami on Sunday at 1 p.m. Even though Ohio was unable to convert its chances against NIU, Ohio coach Aaron Rodgers earned his most prestigious victory as Ohio coach on Friday…

Five on five: Vol. 6

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, hockey writer Josh Yost and field hockey writer Jack Zink. Was last Saturday’s loss to Central Michigan a fluke for the…