Football: Bobcats Look to Reclaim Bell From Herd

Ohio has won five straight home openers, but that streak will be at risk when the Bobcats host bitter rival Marshall in Saturday night’s “Battle for the Bell.” “It’s a rivalry game and both teams obviously know about the rivalry,” Ohio coach Frank Solich said. “It does mean something to everybody associated with both programs.”…

Football: Ohio looks to retain the Bell at Marshall

The Ohio Bobcats have scored just six points in their last six quarters of football. They’ll need a much improved offensive attack on Saturday when they travel an hour south to Huntington, West Virginia, to take on their rival, the Marshall Thundering Herd. The Bobcats have won in their last three meetings with the Herd, but…

Bobcats pounce on Marshall miscues in 34-31 win

The Ohio Bobcats (2-1) painted a perfect picture of what it takes to win and play as a team against the Marshall Thundering Herd (2-1) on Saturday night at Peden Stadium. This painting’s ugliest detail, however, epitomized why the ‘Cats came away with a 34-31 victory and kept hold of the cherished bell in the…

Know your enemy: Marshall

For every Ohio football game, Speakeasy Sports will be going into the den of the opponent to get first-hand analysis. By reaching out to team beat reporters and opposing players, Speakeasy provides a unique look-in at how the ‘Cats will fare against their adversaries. In a question-and-answer format, Speakeasy chats with another team’s reporter to gain…