Men’s Basketball: Frustrations hitting Bobcats

Saul Phillips’ job isn’t getting any easier. His Ohio Bobcats lost their fifth straight game, a 76-65 defeat to Bowling Green on Tuesday. The loss marks the first time since 2004 that Ohio (9-17, 4-11 MAC) has dropped five games in a row. “Try not to make it six,” Phillips said helplessly when asked where his…

Volleyball: Ohio tops Bowling Green, earns MAC title

The Ohio Bobcats rolled over the Bowling Green Falcons on Friday to extend their winning streak to 16 games and remain undefeated in MAC play. With the 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-14) win, Ohio clinched its second straight MAC championship, as well as the No. 1 seed in the upcoming MAC Tournament. In the first set,…

Soccer: Ohio drops crucial game at Bowling Green

It was all going according to plan for Ohio coach Aaron Rodgers and his team. It scored an early goal, created many more chances in the first half and had complete control of the game. But, in the second half, Ohio lost its control, the lead and, eventually, the game. Goals from Madison Schupbach and…

MAC Blog: Contenders emerging near the end

Over the course of three days, the Mid-American Conference featured six games that eliminated some teams from contending for the conference championship and helped to put others over the edge. Bowling Green took Ohio out of contention for the MAC East with a 49-0 victory, while Toledo held on to their hopes off a collapse…

Bobcats blown out by Falcons 49-0 in final road game

Three Ohio Bobcat defenders stood frozen in the Perry Stadium end zone during the first quarter when Bowling Green Falcons quarterback Matt Johnson aired the ball out 32 yards to wide out Heath Jackson. The BG wide receiver muscled the ball from the unaware Ohio secondary to put the Falcons up 14-0 on just their…

Bobcats aim to steady defense against Falcons

When the Bowling Green Falcons (6-3, 4-1) came to Athens last season for an ESPN 2 night game, the special teams sacrificed 16 points; mainly because of a bad punting day by Grant Venham. The 26-14 loss was a determining factor in the Ohio Bobcats (6-3, 3-2) failure to return to Detroit to play for…