Football: Depleted Bobcats blown out in Buffalo

After a 5-1 start, the Ohio Bobcats had their eyes on bowl-eligibility and a chance at a MAC title, but the tables have turned and Ohio is now looking to put the pieces back together after a second consecutive blowout loss. The Bobcats’ Derrius Vick threw two pick-6s and the Buffalo Bulls’ offense moved at…

Football: Defense Dominates in Rivalry Win

For the second consecutive game, the Ohio Bobcats are thanking their defense for a victory, but Saturday’s result was never in question. Ohio intercepted true freshman quarterback Billy Bahl four times en route to a 34-3 win over Miami (OH) in the annual “Battle of the Bricks.” Ohio led 17-3 at halftime, before Quentin Poling…

Football: Bobcats fall in final seconds to Minnesota

Derrius Vick’s last-second desperation heave was batted to the TCF Bank Stadium turf, along with Ohio’s hopes of a second consecutive upset of a Big Ten member. The Bobcats led the game with two minutes remaining, but a late Minnesota touchdown gave the Gophers a 27-24 victory over Ohio on Saturday. Shannon Brooks’ 3-yard touchdown…

Football: Position-by-position look at Ohio’s offense

This is part two of a 2015 Ohio Football roster breakdown. Part one, featuring the defense, can be found here. The 2014 Ohio Bobcats offense could be described as stagnant, boring or frustrating. Injuries and inconsistency resulted in Ohio missing a bowl for the first time in five years. The Bobcats have their hopes high…