MAC Blog: Everything seems expected

It appears that every team in the Mid-American Conference this season knows just what they are and where they belong. There are the cellar dweller teams that sometimes seem confused by the concept of gaining yards. There are the teams that may not play great defense, but they’ll put up more points than any other…

Bobcats get seventh MAC win over Huskies

The Ohio Bobcats had a bad taste of their mouths last Saturday after losing to Ball State at home. Ohio avenged their lost last weekend as they beat the Northern Illinois Huskies in 4 sets (22-25, 25-20, 25-22, 25-21) to give them win number 17 and their seventh win in MAC play. Ohio came out…

MAC Blog: More than a game

It was an emotional weekend in the Mid-American Conference, that’s for sure. Narrow victories helped keep hopes alive for some schools, as Toledo pulled out a double-overtime 45-44 victory over Navy, and Akron managed a 24-17 win over Miami (OH). Kent State was the only MAC school to lose to a non-MAC opponent this weekend,…

MAC Blog: It’s time to become eligible

What a weekend it was for some teams. Not all of them, there are a lot of them that really aren’t worth even mentioning. Either way, it was a Saturday full of football this weekend, and the MAC gave way to a lot of interesting storylines. It all kicked off with Eastern Michigan taking on…

MAC Blog: Conference play commences

It’s hard to believe that it’s already week six in college football. At least that means great news is here, as it’s finally the start of conference play. The only non-conference game in the MAC was Ball State’s stunning 48-27 victory over Virginia. Aside from Ball State, we saw the conference come ablaze against each…

MAC Blog: It’s all about momentum

MAC conference play is finally getting started, and while it’s early, we can already see who will be contenders and who will be waiting until next year. With all the excitement leading in to conference play, the teams did all they could to try and build momentum this week. Offensive Player of the Week: Bowling…

Bobcats return home to battle Huskies

The Ohio men’s basketball team returns to the friendly confines of the Convocation Center Wednesday night after notching its first road win of the weekend at Western Michigan. The Bobcats, who led by 12 with 10 minutes to play, nearly let the win slip through their fingers. But Ricardo Johnson’s block as time expired allowed…