Men’s Basketball: Bobcats hoping for positive first year under Phillips

Last year: 25-12, lost in the MAC Tournament quarterfinals to Akron. Coach: Saul Phillips (first year at Ohio). Key Returners: Senior forward Maurice Ndour, senior point guard Stevie Taylor, senior guard Javarez “Bean” Willis, redshirt junior forward Treg Setty, sophomore forward Tony Campbell, sophomore forward Wadly Mompremier. Key Losses: Guard Nick Kellogg, forward T.J. Hall,…

Bobcats use second half surge to top Ball State

After a devastating, double overtime home loss to Akron just three days ago, Ohio (12-4,2-1 MAC) bounced back with a dominating win over Ball State (3-11, 0-3 MAC), 71-51, in what would turn out to be a tale of two halves. The first half was nothing to be proud of, as both teams struggled in…