Football: Tough MAC test ahead for Bobcats

At 5-1, Ohio is off to its best start since 2012, but Frank Solich knows his team will have a tough test today when it hosts the Western Michigan Broncos. “We have watched them on film, and it is pretty evident they have a good football team,” Solich said. “It is going to be a huge…

Football: Bobcats overpowered by Broncos offense

The Ohio Bobcats were overpowered on the road by Western Michigan 42-21 on Saturday. After beginning the scoring with a Daz’ Patterson three-yard score set up by a Brett Layton interception, Western Michigan rattled off 28 straight points and the Bobcats never came closer than 14 points after that. Quarterback Derrius Vick made his return…

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…