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…

Five on five, Vol. 12

Each week, we ask five of our sportswriters five questions about Ohio athletics. Their answers may surprise you. This week, we talked to sports editor Alex Hider, basketball writers Bez Saciri and Jack Zink and women’s basketball writers Shelby Dermer and Zak Kolesar. After a disappointing loss in the Beef ‘O’Brady’s Bowl, what is the legacy…