Ohio blows by Akron in a pivotal road game

After failing to beat Akron (17-10, 9-5) in their last four match-ups, Ohio (19-8, 9-5) finally beat their MAC East rivals, 66-50, thanks in part to a strong defensive effort. Right from the beginning, Ohio was in command for the entire game. The Bobcats started the game on a 14-2 run and ended the first…

Broncos sweep season series from Bobcats

In the first meeting between Ohio and Western Michigan on Feb. 5, Western Michigan guard David Brown and forward Connar Tava combined to score 38 points in a 90-74 victory. On Wednesday night, it didn’t matter if Brown or Tava were guarded or not, the pair was able to make key shots for Western Michigan.…

Bobcats use second half surge to top Ball State

After a devastating, double overtime home loss to Akron just three days ago, Ohio (12-4,2-1 MAC) bounced back with a dominating win over Ball State (3-11, 0-3 MAC), 71-51, in what would turn out to be a tale of two halves. The first half was nothing to be proud of, as both teams struggled in…

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…

Bobcats Basketball blows out Evansville

Ohio Men’s Basketball (6-1) defeated Evansville (5-2) on Saturday afternoon, 81-59.  With the win, Ohio captured the Ohio Classic title. Their 4-0 record in the invitational also featured wins over Valparaiso, Heidelberg, and Mercer. The Bobcats never trailed in this dominant win. They jumped out to an early lead and never looked back. At half,…