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Ohio Women's basketball Erica Johnson

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats get revenge on Central Michigan in 93-84 road win

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It seems like every time Ohio and Central Michigan meet up on the basketball court, the game is tight and comes right down to the end. Saturday was a little different as Ohio dominated for much of the afternoon — leading the Chippewas for 35 minutes of the game, but Central Michigan made it interesting… Read More

Ohio Men's Basketball Jason Preston

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Preston Returns, Bobcats defeat Miami in “Battle of the Bricks” Part One

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — The Bobcats got their star player back on Tuesday night. After missing the previous four games with a lower leg injury, Jason Preston had his name announced during pregame starting lineups for the first time since Ohio was in Akron on Dec. 22. Preston saw 32 minutes of playing time.  He… Read More

Ohio Women's Basketball Erica Johnson

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats lead Wire-To-Wire against Toledo in 85-66 win

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ATHENS, Ohio — For the first time this season, the Bobcats won a game comfortably. When Peyton Guice dropped a three-pointer just 15 seconds into the game to give Ohio its first lead of the day, the Bobcats never really looked back.  In fact, Ohio (5-3-3-2 MAC) never trailed and essentially cruised to an 85-66… Read More

Ohio Men's Basketball Dwight Wilson III

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Bobcats have five players in double figures; sneak past NIU

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ATHENS, Ohio — A win is a win. Northern Illinois fired its head coach Mark Montgomery on Sunday, so that meant Lamar Chapman stepped in as interim head coach. In Chapman’s first game as the man in charge, the Huskies gave the Bobcats a run for their money.  Northern Illinois had one last chance down… Read More

Ohio Women's Basketball Peyton Guice

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats Fall to Central Michigan in Back-and-Forth Battle

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Each time Ohio and Central Michigan hit the hardwood, it always seems like it’s a battle down to the final buzzer.  Saturday was no exception. With eight lead changes in the ball game, Micaela Kelly’s go-ahead three pointer with 37.6 seconds left was the lead that mattered most as the Chippewas… Read More

Ohio Men's Basketball Miles Brown

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Despite last-minute schedule addition, Bobcats run past Purdue Northwest

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ATHENS, Ohio — About 29 hours prior to tip-off, it was officially announced that Ohio was playing a basketball game on Thursday afternoon. After Mississippi Valley State canceled its matchup with the Bobcats that was set for Dec. 18, Ohio’s athletic administration got on the phone to try and get another game scheduled. “We called… Read More

Ohio Men's Basketball

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Bobcats ride record-setting scoring run to rout Cleveland State

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ATHENS, Ohio — 40 unanswered points.  It never happened in NCAA Division I until Sunday at the Convocation Center. It all started with under two minutes left in the first half.  Ohio was up 46-25.  Dwight Wilson III hit a pair of free throws.  That was followed by a three-pointer by Lunden McDay at the… Read More

Ohio Women's Basketball CeCe Hooks

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats upset No. 22 Notre Dame; pick up first ever win against ranked opponent

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ATHENS, Ohio — With 52 seconds left, CeCe Hooks sunk a shot to put the Bobcats up, 85-83.  After a made Notre Dame field-goal and one made free throw from Hooks, the Fighting Irish had one final shot to win the game — but the desperation heave was never attempted and that was the ball… Read More

Ohio Football Ty Walton

Ohio Football: 2020 Battle of the Bricks Canceled

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The Mid-American Conference announced Sunday that the “Battle of the Bricks”, the annual rivalry game between Ohio and Miami, was canceled “…due to roster issues with the Ohio football team related to positive COVID-19 tests and subsequent contact tracing,” according to a release. pic.twitter.com/9gwMQzAl7f — #MACtion (@MACSports) November 15, 2020 The game has been declared… Read More

Northern Tier Library

Library Brings Virtual Resources to Patrons

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GIBSONIA, Pa. – Libraries offer more than books to the public.  Patrons can surf the internet on the public computers, print documents if they don’t own a printer at home or attend public programs. On March 13, Northern Tier Regional Library along with all other libraries in Allegheny County were shut down because of the… Read More

Ben Lambert

College Students Adjust to Online Instruction

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GIBSONIA, Pa. – The spring 2020 semester started out normally for college students but will be ending in a way no student had ever imagined. Four-weeks ago, the COVID-19 outbreak closed college campuses across the country, which meant students’ normal lifestyles changed. “My first reaction, I was kind of shocked, to be honest with you,”… Read More

Rourke hands off ball to Ross

Ohio Football: Ohio’s rushing attack key in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl win

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BOISE, Idaho – Ohio has had success all season running the football.  The Bobcats entered Friday with the 22nd-ranked rushing offense in the nation.  It was no different in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl as the Bobcats rushed for 285 yards. The Bobcats had a solid day on the ground despite playing most of the… Read More