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Ohio Quarterback Kurtis Rourke throws a pass as a Syracuse defender leaps in attempt to deflect the pass. Ohio fell to Syracuse, 29-9, on Saturday, September 4, 2021

Ohio Football Falls To Louisiana As Johnson Torches Bobcats With Four Rushing Touchdowns

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LAFAYETTE, La. (WOUB) — The Bobcats (0-3) are off to their worst start since the 2002 season after the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns (2-1) ran all over the field Thursday night for more that 300 yards en route to a 49-14 win Thursday night in Lafayette, Louisiana. The Ohio rushing defense had been a concern for… Read More

Bryce Houston warms up near the end zone before the Bobcats' practice at Peden Stadium on Monday, Aug. 16, 2021

Bryce Houston Ready For 2021 Season After Overcoming Obstacles

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — One of the standout players at the linebacker position in Ohio’s fall camp is Bryce Houston. His time with the Bobcats has been anything but easy so far. The redshirt junior dealt with some injuries such as a torn ACL.  He also worked through many obstacles in his career such as working… Read More

TJ Jackson on the field for practice

OU Football Welcomes Big Addition In Offensive Lineman TJ Jackson

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — The Ohio University Football team was able to land a big addition to the offensive line this season from the Transfer Portal. TJ Jackson, a redshirt fifth year Offensive Lineman from Cumberland, Virginia, not only stands out because of his talent. He also stands out at 6’7″ and 375 lbs. Jackson… Read More

Ohio’s Jason Preston dribbles the ball against Kent State’s Mitch Peterson

OHIO’s Jason Preston Heading To Los Angeles Clippers After NBA Draft

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — “To my beautiful, loving, amazing Mother… WE DID IT!!!!!” That was the first thing former Ohio Men’s Basketball player Jason Preston tweeted after being selected by the Orlando Magic with the 33rd pick, which was then traded to the Los Angeles Clippers. https://twitter.com/LAClippers/status/1420981530294292485 Preston and his story first landed on the… Read More

New Head Football Coach Tim Albin and Ohio Athletic Director Julie Cromer at a press conference Thursday, July 15

Tim Albin Ready To Lead Bobcat Football As New Head Coach

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Longtime Offensive Coordinator Tim Albin is officially at the helm of Ohio Football. Albin signed a four-year contract to become Ohio Football’s Head Coach shortly after Frank Solich announced his retirement Wednesday. “I couldn’t be more excited,” Albin said during an introductory press conference Thursday. “I’m truly humbled and honored for… Read More

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Frank Solich To Step Down After 16 Years As Ohio’s Head Football Coach

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Ohio University’s football team will have a new head coach for the first time in 16 years when it starts the 2021 season in Sept. Frank Solich announced at a press conference Wednesday he will step down, citing health reasons for his retirement. “It is a rare cardiovascular situation that I’ve… Read More

The Creighton Bluejays take on the Ohio Bobcats in the second round of the 2021 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament held at Hinkle Fieldhouse on March 22, 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Brett Wilhelm/NCAA Photos via Getty Images)

Ohio Men’s Basketball: What Went Wrong for the Bobcats in their Season-Ending Loss to Creighton

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WOUB) — The magic dust withered away from the Ohio Bobcats as a 72-58 loss at the hands of the Creighton Bluejays put an end to Ohio’s unexpected journey into the NCAA Tournament. Coming into the game, the Bobcats always were able to push the pace up the floor and then set screens… Read More

The Virginia Cavaliers take on the Ohio Bobcats in the first round of the 2021 NCAA Division I MenÕs Basketball Tournament held at at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on March 20, 2021 in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by Grant Halverson/NCAA Photos via Getty Images)

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Some Things to Take Away from Ohio’s Win over Virginia

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WOUB) — As many have been made aware, the Ohio Bobcats made some noise last night and became the official bracket busters last night when they knocked off the defending National Champions, the Virginia Cavaliers, 62-58 at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on the campus of Indiana University. To many casual College Basketball fans,… Read More

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Duo of Vander Plas, Preston shine once again in Upset of Virginia

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WOUB) — Court Street back in Athens is in a frenzy after the Ohio Bobcats, the 2021 MAC Champions and 13 seed in the West Region of the NCAA Tournament, continued their improbable season after knocking off the four seed, the Virginia Cavaliers 62-58, who came into the game as the defending National… Read More

Ohio's Ben Vander Plas works against MAC Player of the Year Marreon Jackson in the Bobcats' game against Toledo on Friday, March 12, 2021.

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Bobcats knock off top-seeded Rockets, advance to MAC Championship game

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOUB) — The Ohio Bobcats (15-7) have been on a revenge tour for nearly a month now, mostly because there’s always a two or three week delay due to a covid reason. The revenge tour is beating teams the Bobcats had previously lost too earlier in the season. It started when they knocked… Read More

The Ohio Bobcats Hockey team took on the Liberty Flames on Saturday, March 6, 2021. The Bobcats fell to the Flames, 4-3. (Photo: Chris J. Day/WOUB)

Ohio Bobcats Hockey: Ohio Shows Signs of Improvement, Not Enough to Overcome Liberty

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — On the eve of Hockey Day in America, the Ohio Bobcats hockey club team played a Saturday matinee at Bird Arena in Athens against a team they’ve become quite familiar with this season, six times in fact, the Liberty Flames. Just like the previous five matchups with the Flames (8-3), the… Read More

Ohio Men's Basketball's Ben Roderick goes up for a layup in the Bobcats' game against the Buffalo Bulls on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021. The Bobcats fell to the Bulls 86-66. (PHOTO: Chris J. Day/WOUB)

Ohio Men’s Basketball: Turnovers, Missed Threes Reign Supreme in Bobcats’ Blowout Loss to Buffalo

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — The Ohio men’s basketball team (13-7, 9-5 MAC) went into its Saturday afternoon matchup with Buffalo (12-7, 10-5 MAC) at the Convocation Center in Athens with a six-game win streak, as the third seed in the Mid-American Conference and playing its third game in five days. What transpired was a dominating… Read More

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Ohio Men’s Basketball: Turnovers prove costly as Ohio falls to rival Marshall, 81-67

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The Ohio Bobcats took a quick trip down to Huntington, W.Va. to take on one of their non-conference rivals, the Marshall Thundering Herd. The Bobcats (4-2) hot start to the season, in which they won their first four games by double digits and nearly upset the number five team in the nation, was snuffed out… Read More

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Lancers Stave Off Trimble, Take First Place in TVC-Hocking

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STEWART, Ohio- It’s been one crazy ride for the senior boys on Federal Hocking. Their freshman year, they didn’t win a single game. Their sophomore year, they won two and just six their junior year. Their senior year has been nothing short of spectacular so far. After Friday night’s victory, two more victories will guarantee… Read More

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Federal Hocking Uses Press Defense, Three-Pointers to Roll Past Rebels

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MERCERVILLE, Ohio – The Federal Hocking Lancers find themselves in an unfamiliar position, atop the TVC-Hocking. The Lancers (10-2), (7-1) have not only been winning games but dominating in them. Tuesday was no different, as they took care of a divisional foe, the South Gallia Rebels, 65-42. In a night where the leading scorer, Hunter… Read More

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Week In Review: Federal Hocking Boys and Girls Basketball Combine for Perfect Week

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The Federal Hocking Lancers boys and girls basketball teams combined for a five-win week. The girls picked up three victories, while the boys took two, as both groups of Lancers compiled a perfect 5-0 record for the week. According to the record books, this was the best combined week for basketball in the school’s history. … Read More

Federal Hocking Lancers Miller Falcons

Federal Hocking Lancers’ Defensive Pressure Too Much For Miller

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STEWART, Ohio-  In their last game, the Federal Hocking Lancers (2-0) put up an impressive 73 points. This time, they scored even more. 87 to be exact, which was more than enough to put away the Miller Falcons, 87-54. Lancers head coach Jonathan Thompson was impressed with not only the team’s start, but there scoring… Read More

The Washington Court House Blue Lions and the Miami Trace Panthers huddle up before a play on a game during week 10 on November 1, 2019.

Washington Courthouse Uses Fourth Quarter Rally To Win Thriller Over Miami Trace

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WASHINGTON COURTHOUSE, Ohio- Rivalry week brings out the best in a football player and often leads to memorable games. That was certainly the case as the Washington Courthouse Blue Lions (7-3) rallied back to beat the crosstown rival Miami Trace Panthers (5-5) 40-33 in what was perhaps the best game of the 2019 season. After… Read More

The Chillicothe Cavaliers run onto the field as get set to play the Washington Court House on Oct. 5, 2019.

Washington Courthouse Uses Turnovers, Passing Game To Fly Past Chillicothe

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WASHINGTON COURTHOUSE, Ohio- It was the start of Frontier Athletic Conference play as the Washington Courthouse Blue Lions (4-2) and the Chillicothe Cavaliers (1-5). In this matchup, it was the Blue Lions who came out firing on all cylinders and eventually left with a 38-7 victory. The Blue Lions came firing right out of the… Read More

Ohio Volleyball has crucial opening MAC weekend

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When Ohio (8-5) Volleyball begins MAC play in the 2019 season, they will have no time to get adjusted to conference opponents. The Bobcats welcome Bowling Green and Miami (OH) to the Convo in a weekend that brings the projected top three teams in the MAC east against each other. Joe Collins previews the weekend… Read More