Central Michigan beats Ohio 27-20 for bowl eligibility

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) Cooper Rush threw two touchdown passes to Tyler Conklin and Sean Bunting intercepted a pass in the end zone with 34 seconds left as Central Michigan beat Ohio 27-20 on Tuesday night to become bowl eligible. Conklin made a one-handed grab from 8 yards out for the go-ahead touchdown with 5:51 remaining and Ohio had a fumble and an interception on its final...
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November 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio uses balanced scoring to beat Southern 77-67

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Jordan Dartis scored 15 points, and Kenny Kaminski and Antonio Campbell each had 14 to lead Ohio over Southern 77-67 in the season opener for both teams on Saturday. With the score tied at 44 early in the second half, Kaminski made back-to-back 3s, Dartis hit a 3 and Campbell's layup pushed Ohio's lead to 55-46 with 14:41 to play. Later, Kaminski made another...
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November 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Prof gives free pass to student who ditched class for Series

CLEVELAND (AP) An Ohio college student who ditched class to head to the opening game of the World Series in Cleveland has won a reprieve from his professor by being honest. Ohio University professor Damian Nance says Charlie Turner checked into his Tuesday class by swiping a card, but wasn't there when Nance took attendance at the end of the session. Turner came clean after Nance...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Windham, defense lift Ohio to 30-24 win over Bowling Green

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Greg Windham passed for one touchdown and ran for another and Ohio turned four Bowling Green turnovers into 17 points in a 30-24 win on Saturday. A first quarter fumble recovery led to a field goal and second-quarter interceptions by Chad Moore and Javon Hagan led to touchdowns as the Bobcats (4-2, 2-0 Mid-American) opened a 23-7 lead. Maleek Irons had a 17...
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October 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio beats Miami (Ohio) 17-7

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) Greg Windham scored his team's only offensive touchdown and Ohio kept Miami (Ohio) winless with a 17-7 victory on Saturday. Windham capped a 10-play, 73-yard drive with a nine-yard touchdown run midway through the second quarter to give the Bobcats (3-2, 1-0 Mid-American Conference) a 10-0 edge at halftime and they led the rest of the way. Windham finished with...
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October 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio downs Gardner-Webb 37-21 with big 1st half

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Quinton Maxwell threw two touchdown passes, Greg Windham added another and Ohio used a 30-point first half to beat Gardner-Webb 37-21 on Saturday. Maxwell was 11 of 14 for 167 yards passing, including a 17-yard scoring strike to Sebastian Smith and a 13-yarder to Kyle Belack. Windham threw for 143 yards, opening the scoring with a 17-yard TD pass to Smith, who...
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September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Davis sacks Ohio QB to give Texas State 56-54 win in 3rd OT

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Ishmael Davis sacked Ohio quarterback Greg Windham on a two-point conversion attempt in the third overtime to give Texas State a 56-54 victory over Ohio on Saturday. The teams had amassed 110 points before a defensive stop made the difference for Texas State which gave new coach Everett Withers his first win. Windham had just hit Elijah Ball on an 18-yard scoring...
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September 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Potential starting Ohio QB J.D. Sprague leaves team

The Ohio Bobcats finished the 2015 season 8-5 and made an appearance in the Camellia Bowl. The team is looking to make an impact in the MAC this year, but they will be without potential starting quarterback J.D. Sprague. It was reported on Wednesday that Sprague, a redshirt senior, had left the team. This comes after he was not with the team for Wednesday’s practice. “He’s decided...
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August 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Stone molding falls off Ohio University stadium; fix planned

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Ohio University is working on repairs to its stadium after an 8-inch-thick piece of stone molding fell from the building's exterior onto a sidewalk. The university has removed other similar moldings, and work is underway to stabilize the brick wall before the team's home opener Sept. 3. No one was hurt when the 2 +-by-4-foot piece fell from Peden Stadium's...
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August 17, 2016  |  Discuss

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...
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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...
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March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio takes down Miami (Ohio) 67-65

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) Antonio Campbell scored 25 points and had 13 rebounds while Gavin Block added 16 points to lead Ohio past Miami (Ohio) 67-65 on Friday night. Jaaron Simmons' layup with 1:08 to play put Ohio (20-10, 11-7 Mid-American Conference) up 67-65. Eric Washington missed a 3-point attempt for the RedHawks with two seconds left. Geovonie McKnight led the RedHawks with...
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March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio beats Buffalo 103-96 in OT

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Jaaron Simmons had 31 points and eight assists and Jordan Dartis hit a pair of crucial 3-pointers on Saturday to help Ohio beat Buffalo 103-96 in overtime. Ohio (19-9, 10-6) moved a game ahead of Buffalo (16-13, 9-7) in the Mid-American Conference East Division standings after both teams entered the game tied for second place. Ohio trails Akron (11-5) by one...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Campbell has career night, Ohio beats Eastern Michigan 86-64

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Antonio Campbell scored 24 of his career-high 33 points in the first half and Ohio beat Eastern Michigan 86-64 Tuesday night for the Bobcats fourth straight victory. Campbell was 14-of-20 shooting, including three 3-poiners, and grabbed 11 rebounds in 37 minutes. Ohio hit a 3-pointer on three straight possessions - from Jordan Dartis and Treg Setty - to take...
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February 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Campbell leads Ohio over Buffalo 94-75

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Antonio Campbell tied a career high with 28 points and grabbed 15 rebounds on Friday night to help Ohio beat Buffalo 94-75. The Bobcats (14-11, 7-5 Mid-American Conference) never trailed after the opening minutes and led by as many as 30 despite allowing a career-high 36 points from Bulls freshman CJ Massinburg. Jordan Dartis added 23 points, Jaaron Simmons...
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February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Campbell scores 26 with 10 boards; Ohio tops Ball St. 72-69

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) Antonio Campbell made 10 of 14 from the field and finished with 26 points and 10 rebounds to help Ohio beat Ball State 72-69 Tuesday night. Kenny Kaminski scored 20, including five 3s, for Ohio. A layup by Campbell, and then a conventional 3-point play by Kaminski put Ohio (15-8, 6-5 Mid-American Conference) up 65-58 with four minutes to play. Jeremiah Davis...
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February 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Simmons, Dartis lead Ohio past Northern Illinois 80-69

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Redshirt sophomore Jaaron Simmons had 24 points and 12 assists and freshman Jordan Dartis added 17 points as Ohio defeated Northern Illinois 80-69 on Saturday. Ohio shot 54 percent, making 30 of 56 field goal attempts against Northern Illinois, which came in ranked 15th nationally in field-goal percentage defense, holding opponents to an average of 39-percent...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Michigan DL transferring to Ohio

While Michigan celebrated the signing of a new class of highly regarded recruits, one from a few years back found a new home. Ohio University announced Wednesday it will be home to former Wolverine Tom Strobel. A 2012 four-star recruit from Mentor in northeast Ohio, Strobel appeared in 17 games for Michigan. He redshirted in 2012 before playing in one game in 2013 and five in 2014...
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February 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Josh Williams 20 points help carry Akron past Ohio, 80-68

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Josh Williams scored 20 points and Akron pulled away late from the free throw line to beat Ohio, 80-68 Tuesday night. The Zips grabbed the lead five minutes in and never relinquished it, but had trouble pulling away. Doug Taylor hit a pair of free throws with 14:32 left to make it a one-point game, 44-43, but the Bobcats could not wrest the lead away from Akron...
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February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Campbell leads Ohio to 72-61 win over Kent State

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Antonio Campbell scored 22 of his 28 points in the second half and Ohio snapped Kent State's five-game winning streak with a 72-61 win on Friday night. Kenny Kaminski added 12 points for the Bobcats (13-7, 4-4 Mid-American), who lost the first meeting 89-82. Ohio had an early 11-point lead and was up 30-23 at the half. The Golden Flashes closed within 34-33...
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January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio loses 20-point lead, holds on to beat Toledo 81-79

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) Kenny Kaminski scored 22 points as Ohio lost a 20-point second-half lead but held on to beat Toledo 81-79 on Tuesday night. Toledo was trailing 79-77 with 19 seconds left when Nathan Boothe drove the right baseline for a layup. Ohio's Antonio Campbell stripped the ball away for a steal as Boothe was going up. Jordan Lauf then fouled Treg Setty who made two free...
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January 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Simmons, Ohio beat Western Michigan 82-64

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Jaaron Simmons had 24 points and nine assists, Antonio Campbell added 16 points with a career-high 16 rebounds and Ohio beat Western Michigan 82-64 on Tuesday night. Simmons made all four of his 3-point attempts as Ohio hit 11 of 20. Ohio was held scoreless for the first four minutes of the second half until back-to-back 3-pointers gave the Bobcats a 41-39 lead...
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January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Bowling Green rallies to beat Ohio 91-75

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Spencer Parker scored 22 points on 8-of-15 shooting and Bowling Green rallied to beat Ohio 91-75 Tuesday night. Ismail Ali scored 19 points, Rasheed Worrell added 13, and Antwon Lillard and Zach Denny scored 12 apiece for the Falcons (11-5, 2-1 Mid-American Conference), who made 22 of 30 free throws. Trailing by five at halftime, Bowling Green rallied to lead...
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January 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio tops Arkansas-Pine Bluff 65-58

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) Antonio Campbell scored a career-high 26 points with 12 rebounds and Ohio topped Arkansas-Pine Bluff 65-58 on Monday night. Campbell was 9 of 14 from the floor, helping the Bobcats (8-3) to shoot nearly 48 percent as a team - despite making just 2 of 14 3-point attempts. Treg Setty scored 13 points with seven rebounds and Ohio outrebounded Arkansas-Pine Bluff...
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December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ohio linebacker pulls off strip-six in Camellia Bowl

You don't see touchdowns like this every day.Midway through the third quarter of Saturday night's Camellia Bowl between Ohio and Appalachian State, with the Mountaineers driving to try to trim their 10-point deficit, the Bobcats turned the tables with a strip-six (yes, a strip-six, not a pick-six).On an Appalachian State jet sweep, Ohio linebacker Jovon Johnson caught up to ball...
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December 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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