Updated Sat, Mar 24, 2012 2:57 am
Great photos of Ohio's loss to North Carolina.
Courtesy: Joel Hawksley of Ohio University Athletics.
Slideshow: Sweet 16: Ohio/North Carolina
Photos by: Joel Hawksley/Ohio University Athletic Department
The Marching 110 breaks it down at the pre-Sweet 16 Bobcat party in St. Louis.
Former Bobcat basketball players pose for a picture at the Bobcat Bash in St. Louis before Ohio faced off with UNC.
Ricardo Johnson - and his high-top fade - entered the Bobcat Bash, where plenty of Ohio fans were waiting.
Ohio's cheerleaders lead cheers at the Bobcat Bash in St. Louis.
Ohio University President Dr. Roderick McDavis speaks to the Bobcat Bash crowd in St. Louis.
Ohio point guard Dj Cooper slashes into the lane on UNC guard Stilman White. Cooper shot just 3-20 in Ohio's Sweet 16 loss.
Dj Cooper was just 1-10 from 3-point range in Ohio's loss to UNC in the NCAA Sweet 16.
The game - much like the basketball in this picture - hung in the balance until overtime, when UNC pulled away. The Tar Heels won 73-65 to advance to the Elite 8.
Ohio's TJ Hall elevates to try to score on UNC's Tyler Zeller (left). The 'Cats were only outscored 28-20 in the paint but were outrebounded 63-30 in the loss.
Ohio head coach John Groce screams to his players in the Bobcats' 73-65 loss to UNC in the NCAA Sweet 16.
Nick Kellogg scored 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds in Ohio's loss to UNC.
Ohio's Dj Cooper tangles with UNC's Tyler Zeller in North Carolina's win over Ohio in overtime of the Midwest Regional semifinals.
Ohio forced 24 turnovers, including this one by Nick Kellogg (right), against UNC. It wasn't enough, though, as the 'Cats lost in overtime to the Tar Heels.
Tyler Zeller (center) scored 20 points and added 22 rebounds in UNC's Sweet 16 win.
The Marching 110 wowed the St. Louis crowd at halftime of the Sweet 16.
Dj Cooper's and-one gave Ohio a one-point lead with less than four minutes left. It was a lead the 'Cats couldn't hold onto, though. UNC won and advanced to the Elite 8.
The Bobcat crowd was an inspiration in St. Louis.
It was very nearly a magical night for Bobcats everywhere.
Ivo Baltic's turnaround jumper was spectacular, but it wasn't enough in Ohio's loss to UNC.
Ohio University President Roderick McDavis leads the cheers in a raucous Bobcat fan section in the NCAA Sweet 16.
Ohio's Dj Cooper shot just 3-20 in the Bobcats' overtime loss to North Carolina in the Sweet 16.
Ohio lost in overtime to North Carolina in the NCAA Sweet 16.
Ohio's Ivo Baltic walks off the court at the Edward Jones Dome after the Bobcats lost to North Carolina.
John Groce was fiery during the game but somber after Ohio lost to UNC in the Sweet 16.