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Campbell leads Ohio to 79-62 win over North Illinois in MAC

CLEVELAND (AP) Antonio Campbell scored 21 points, Kenny Kaminski made five 3-pointers and Ohio rolled into the Mid-American Conference tournament semifinals with a 79-62 win over Northern Illinois on Thursday night. The second-seeded Bobcats (21-10) opened the second half with a 14-6 run and eventually built their lead to 24 points over the Huskies (21-12), who had trouble stopping...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

AP appoints Mitch Stacy hybrid sports-news reporter in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Mitch Stacy, an award-winning AP journalist who has reported from Florida, Georgia and Ohio, has been named a hybrid sports and news reporter in Columbus, Ohio. The appointment was announced Thursday by Karen Testa, the news cooperative's leader for the east region of the United States, and Michael Giarrusso, global sports editor. Stacy has spent the last...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio’s Saul Phillips addresses controversial statement

After his Ohio Bobcats blew a 19-point lead to Tulsa on Friday afternoon, head coach Saul Phillips took to the airwaves to make a pretty controversial remark. “Disappointing, disappointing. They have nine seniors, we got one. When those guys are selling car insurance, we’ll be winning championships, so. When their guys are selling car insurance, we’ll be winning championships...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio University ex-athlete sues school over injury

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) A former Ohio University baseball player has sued the school, claiming negligence by the head coach led to a career-ending injury. The Athens Messenger reports (http://bit.ly/1VQieOA ) that RyLee Rogers, a catcher from Cambridge, Ohio, is seeking more than $25,000 in the lawsuit filed in the state's Court of Claims. The suit says Rogers suffered a torn labrum in...
Via Associated Press
October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Undefeated Brecksville-Broadview Heights hosts last year's state runner-up Nordonia

Knights @ Bees – Friday, October 2 at 11:00 p.m. on SportsTime Ohio · Follow @SportsTimeOhio · Get a behind-the-scenes look at all the action on SnapChat! Follow username SportsTimeOhio's snap story to see inside the production truck and all around Bees Stadium. · Broadcast Team: o   Jeff Phelps and Frank Stams will call the game o   Ryan Cavanaugh (@ryancav7) will...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Iowa RB C.J. Hilliard headed to Ohio

Former Iowa running back C.J. Hilliard left the program because he wanted to play closer to home, and now he will have that chance. Speaking to Jason Arkley of The Athens Messenger, Ohio University Bobcats head football coach Frank Solich stated that Hilliard had joined the program and would suit up in 2016 after sitting out this season to satisfy NCAA transfer rules. “He’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Vine: Ohio’s Maurice Ndour Beats The Buzzer With Game-Winning Dunk

Ohio University won its second MAC conference game , 63-61 over Buffalo, in dramatic fashion this afternoon when senior forward Maurice Ndour took a three-quarter court inbounds pass with 3.2 seconds left, faked a defender out his shoes at the free-throw line, and finished with authority.  Check out the full play below: Ndour caught the ball in similar position to the way Duke’s...
Via College Spun
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio University will be happy it called Saul Phillips

ATHENS, Ohio – It was only about five minutes after I walked into Saul Phillips’ new office at Ohio University when I knew I was going to really, really enjoy my time with Phillips, the up-and-coming 42-year-old who provided one of the most memorable moments of last year’s NCAA tournament. Because five minutes is about how long it took for the ex-North Dakota State coach to...
Via FOX Sports
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: Kentucky Debuting New Shiny Blue Alternate Helmets Today

Schools have been breaking out surprise new alternate helmets on us today. Earlier, Temple unveiled a slick new two-toned look, and now Kentucky will be wearing some very slick blue alternate lids for their game against the Ohio Bobcats. More views of the new alternate helmets! #WeAreUK #ChangeTheGame pic.twitter.com/MTAM4zVqER — UK Equipment Staff (@UKequipment) September 6,...
Via College Spun
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Akron U. and Hudson dominate Ohio’s first week of football

Welcome to the first installment of WFNY’s weekly update on Ohio collegiate and high school football programs. Every Monday, we will take a look at what happened in the world of Ohio Football as well as the top programs in their respective peer groups. Have a program you think deserves the recognition? Let us know in the comments. Here’s this week’s installment of the Ohio...
Via Waiting For Next Year
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Check Out This Time-Lapse Video Of Ohio Football’s New Locker Room Getting Installed

Football teams all over the country are showing off their new locker rooms with the 2014 season right around the corner. The latest school to do this is Ohio University, which released a time-lapse video of the team’s new locker room getting installed yesterday. The video starts with a mostly empty room, and by the time that the time-lapse is finished, the team’s brand new locker...
Via College Spun
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Guy Makes His Pledge On Facebook To Ohio University…For Beer Pong

Ohio University, one of the biggest partying schools in the country, got a huge commitment this afternoon.  As one reddit user found on his timeline, the guy above committed on his Facebook to the Bobcats to play beer pong in 2015. Good luck to you, sir. I’m sure you’ll be an all-star in no time.   The post Guy Makes His Pledge On Facebook To Ohio University…For Beer Pong...
Via Diehardsport
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Athens QB picks Ohio State

Athens, Ohio High School quarterback Joey Burrow has decided he'll play college football at Ohio State. Scout.com lists Burrow at 6'4, 190 and lists him as a four-star prospect and the No. 26 quarterback prospect nationally in the class of 2015. Burrow becomes Ohio State's first 2015 commitment since February and just the third overall. Urban Meyer's previous two classes featured...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio taps Phillips as new men's basketball coach

Ohio University has its 18th men's basketball coach after hiring Saul Phillips from North Dakota State late Saturday night. Phillips led the Bison to unprecedented success during his seven seasons in Fargo, including the program's first Summit League championship and NCAA tournament appearance in 2009. They won the Summit League again this season and knocked off Oklahoma in the NCAA...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Saul Phillips Leaves NDSU For Ohio

Ohio University has hired Saul Phillips as their next head coach. Phillips just completed his seventh season at North Dakota State. Phillips is replacing Jim Christian, who left Ohio last week for the Boston College job.
Via RealGM
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio U hires North Dakota St's Phillips as coach

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Ohio University has hired North Dakota State's Saul Phillips as its men's basketball coach.
Via FOXSports.com
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Reports: Boston College To Hire Ohio’s Jim Christian As New Head Coach

Boston College has found a new boss. Ohio University men’s basketball coach Jim Christian has agreed in principle to become the new head coach at BC, multiple sources told both ESPN’s Jeff Goodman and Jason Arkley of The Athens Messenger. Christian has posted a 49-21 record in two years at Ohio, leading the Bobcats to the championship game of the Mid-American Conference in 2012...
Via NESN.com
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

An Ohio College Student Turned Vine Into a Cash Cow By Being a *******

Logan Paul, a student at Ohio University, has become a Vine superstar simply by finding new and funny ways to injure and h…
Via COED
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: SW Ohio HS senior shatters backboard

As far as memorable nights go, Connor Brown had a pretty strong one Tuesday. Playing his final home high school basketball game and participating in senior night activities, Brown surpassed the 1,000-point plateau for his Miamisburg career. In the fourth quarter, he delivered a dunk that shattered a backboard. Brown had 39 points on the night as Miamisburg defeated GWOC rival Lebanon...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking down where Ohio's top prospects went in 2014

With most of the dust having settled from another National Signing Day, we thought we would take a look at where members of Scout.com's Ohio Top 100 prospects in Ohio ended up in 2014. While Ohio State and Cincinnati both signed nine players from the Ohio Top 100, Kentucky led the way with 10. In all, 66 Ohioans are headed to a school in one of the five power conferences. The...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Toledo QBs coach returning to Bobcats

Toledo quarterbacks coach Scott Isphording is returning to a familiar place along the Hocking River. Isphording is departing the Rockets to take over as Ohio University's co-offensive coordinator, The Toledo Blade reports. He was the Bobcats' tight ends coach in 2009 before taking the role at Toledo, where he spent four seasons.
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Kellogg scores 17; Ohio dominates Longwood 78-43

Nick Kellogg scored 17 points as Ohio defeated Longwood 78-43 Monday night. Kellogg went 6 of 11 from the floor, including 3 of 5 from beyond the arc, and gathered six rebounds. Ohio (9-3) received support from T.J. Hall with 14 points. Stevie Taylor and Ricardo Johnson both had 11 points and Maurice Ndour chipped in with 10 points and nine boards. Longwood (5-9) had trouble shooting...
Via Associated Press
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl matchup: Ohio-East Carolina

Ohio University is headed to the Beef `O' Brady's Bowl to face East Carolina of Conference USA. It's the second straight season that the Mid-American Conference will be represented in the pre-Christmas game held at Tropicana Field, home of baseball's Tampa Bay Rays. Ball State made the trip last December, receiving the bid when the Big East was unable to fulfill the league's bowl...
Via Associated Press
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Kent State defensive lineman leaps over defender, scores TD on fake punt (video)

To hear that a 260-pound defensive lineman exhibited supreme athletic ability by jumping over a would-be tackler en route to a touchdown on a fake punt is one thing, but to see it really drives the point home. During Tuesday night’s match-up between the Kent State Golden Flashes and Ohio Bobcats, the Golden Flashes, already […]The post Kent State defensive lineman leaps over...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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