Ink runs deep on Ohio’s basketball team

Young Javarez Willis spent all day searching. Great-grandma told him they were hard to spot, but he was determined to find one. He always knew that “life was a gamble.” He needed all the luck he could get. Finally, “Bean” spots one. Sprouting up from the dry Texas soil, there it was: a four-leaf clover.…

Ohio cruises past Buffalo in MAC opener

When Ohio failed to beat Oklahoma in Norman and fell to their fifth defeat in seven games after an unblemished start, many Bobcat fans were wondering what happened to the team that made a magnificent run to the Sweet 16 a season ago. It is amazing to see what a difference a week and a…

Cooper, Bobcats unable to slow down UMass

After playing a grind-it-out brand of basketball in Saturday’s dreadful 50-49 loss to Winthrop, Ohio knew they would be in for a long night if they did not pick up the pace in Amherst. The Bobcats were able to matched the frenetic pace of the Minutemen but did not have an answer for Jesse Morgan,…

Ohio tries to right the ship

After losing three of their last four, the Ohio Bobcats look to stop the bleeding with a victory over the University of Massachusetts, Wednesday night in Amherst. The matchup to watch will be in the backcourt. Point guards D.J. Cooper and Chaz Williams both lead their teams in points and assists. Though Williams is only…