Published Wed, Jan 30, 2013 2:11 pm Dateline
Updated Wed, Jan 30, 2013 3:31 pm
The Ohio University men's basketball game scheduled for January 30 is cancelled, according to a tweet by OU Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Ryan Lombardi. The decision was made by Ohio Athletics.
The Athens campus shut down at 12:25 p.m due to an allegedly armed fugitive at large near campus.
At 9:24 a.m., Athens police received a report of an armed robbery at Station Street Apartments. The suspect was allegedly armed with a handgun and fled on foot towards the Stocker Center.
Ohio was slated to take on Eastern Michigan at 7 p.m.
The MAC announced that the Ohio vs. Eastern Michigan game has been reschedule for February 20 at 7 p.m.