Ohio evens record with win over Gardner Webb

  After falling by single digits to the no. 14 Tennessee Volunteers last week in Knoxville, the Ohio Bobcats (2-2) evened their 2016 record with a 37-21 victory over Gardner Webb on Saturday at Peden Stadium. Ohio quarterbacks Quinton Maxwell and Greg Windham combined to complete 25 of 38 passes for 310 yards, three touchdowns,…

Football: Depleted Bobcats blown out in Buffalo

After a 5-1 start, the Ohio Bobcats had their eyes on bowl-eligibility and a chance at a MAC title, but the tables have turned and Ohio is now looking to put the pieces back together after a second consecutive blowout loss. The Bobcats’ Derrius Vick threw two pick-6s and the Buffalo Bulls’ offense moved at…

Football: Defense Dominates in Rivalry Win

For the second consecutive game, the Ohio Bobcats are thanking their defense for a victory, but Saturday’s result was never in question. Ohio intercepted true freshman quarterback Billy Bahl four times en route to a 34-3 win over Miami (OH) in the annual “Battle of the Bricks.” Ohio led 17-3 at halftime, before Quentin Poling…

Football: Bobcats Open MAC Play At Akron

The Ohio Bobcats fell in the final seconds to Minnesota in Minneapolis last Saturday, but they’re viewing this showdown with Akron as a fresh start. Ohio opens Mid-American Conference play on Saturday when it travels North to take on the Zips. “It’s a fresh slate and that’s energizing for everybody,” Ohio head coach Frank Solich said. “You…

Football: Momentum game awaits Ohio in Kalamazoo

The Ohio Bobcats entered their third consecutive MAC game against the Akron Zips last week knowing that a third-straight loss meant their goal of making it to Detroit for the postseason would be crushed. Ohio welcomed a red-hot Akron team to Peden Stadium and cooled them down with a last-second victory to keep their MAC…