Men’s Basketball: Ohio pulls off comeback over TSU

After winning their season-opener against Florida Gulf Coast University, Ohio Men’s Basketball improved to 2-0 in come-from-behind fashion, beating the Tennessee State Tigers by a 75-67 final on Monday at the Convocation Center. Head Coach Saul Phillips could not have imagined a worst start for his team on Monday, falling behind 14-0 in the game’s…

Lady Bobcats drop Invitational opener to James Madison

The Ohio University women’s basketball team (4-6) hosted James Madison University (9-3) at the Convocation Center as part of its JMU Invitational. The Bobcats were unable to find offense on Sunday, losing 56-33. Though the Bobcats were able to hold the Dukes to just 37.5% shooting, they simply were unable to find enough offense of…

Men’s Basketball falls on the road to Oakland

Oakland’s Travis Bader hit a three with 13:42 remaining in the game to give the Grizzlies their first lead at 37-35, and they never looked back. Oakland (2-7) defeated Ohio (6-2)  Saturday, 73-56. Oakland closed the first half on a 15-6 run to tie the game at 25 at the break. The Grizzlies then outscored…

Speakeasy Sports 5-on-5

With the MAC tournament set to start play in Cleveland tonight, it is time to answer the five most pressing questions regarding the tournament. Our panel includes Marlowe Alter and Alex Hider, who will anchor Speakeasy Sports coverage of the tournament starting this Friday. Also featured on the panel are sports editor and former MAC…

Speakeasy Road Trip: Nashville

A day in the life of a sports beat writer probably does not sound overwhelmingly exciting. Although, a weekend road trip to Nashville, the Music City, to cover Ohio basketball packs enough action to warrant a video blog. Check out Speakeasy Sports’ writers Alex Hider and Chris Longo as they make their first trip to…

Bobcats fall to Bulls 56-36

ATHENS, OHIO – The Ohio University women’s basketball team took on the Buffalo Bulls on Saturday, and lost by a score of 56-35. The Bobcats suffered their 11th loss of the season in Mid-American Conference play, this one coming at home on Senior Night. Junior guard Shavon Robinson led Ohio with 12 points, while sophomore guard…