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Ohio's Cece Hooks drives to the hoops in the Bobcats' game against Toledo in the MAC Quarterfinals on March 9, 2022.

Ohio Women’s Basketball falls to Toledo in MAC Quarterfinal after a stellar performance from Sophia Wiard

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOUB) – Five days after the Ohio Bobcats thought their season concluded, it started up again. After battling it out with top-seeded Toledo Wednesday morning, the Rockets eventually pulled away with the 80-67 win over the Bobcats. Ohio didn’t back down from the challenge and played a tight game against Toledo, a team… Read More

Cece Hooks, number 1, leaps into the air attempting a shot in Ohio University women’s basketball game against Ball State University, in Athens

Bobcat basketball teams look to make noise in MAC Tournament

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOUB) — Survive and advance. That cliché statement has now become the motto of many college basketball teams around the country looking to punch their ticket to the NCAA tournament this week during conference tournaments. Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams for Ohio University will have that chance in Cleveland this week… Read More

Ohio's Gabby Burris attempts a three in the second quarter of the Bobcats' game against Kent State on Saturday, March 5, 2022.

Ohio Women’s Basketball sneaks into MAC Tournament despite loss at Kent State

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KENT, Ohio (WOUB) — Saturday was a bizarre day for the Ohio women’s basketball team. Players had tears in their eyes as the final buzzer sounded at the M.A.C Center.  Ohio (15-13, 9-10 MAC) had just dropped an essentially must-win game to Kent State (18-11, 10-10 MAC) in an offensive struggle, 59-50. Head coach Bob Boldon… Read More

Ohio's Peyton Guice (11) drives for a basketball in the fourth quarter of the Bobcats' game against Miami on March 2, 2022.

Ohio Women’s Basketball gets much-needed win against Miami in Guice’s return

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) – With two games left in the regular season, the Ohio Bobcats found themselves in a do-or-die situation for their MAC tournament aspirations. The Bobcats got a much-needed win to help their situation on Wednesday night, beating arch-rival Miami, 73-64. Coming into the game, Ohio was sitting ninth in the MAC standings… Read More

Ohio women's basketball head coach Bob Boldon talks to the players Gabby Burris, Kaylee Bambule, Cece Hooks, Kate Dennis and Madi Mace during a timeout in the third quarter of the Bobcats' game against Toledo on Feb. 16, 2022.

Ohio Women’s Basketball unable to hold double-digit lead, falls to MAC leader Toledo

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — It was a tale of two halves Wednesday night between Ohio and Toledo. The Bobcats led by as many as 17 points in the first half and held an 11-point advantage at halftime. However, first place Toledo (20-4, 14-1 MAC) made a second-half comeback to down Ohio (12-10, 6-7 MAC), 76-73, and… Read More

Ohio's Yaya Felder (2) drives around a defender in the Bobcats' game against Mercyhurst on Nov. 20, 2021.

Felder’s career night helps snap Ohio Women’s Basketball’s four-game losing streak

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) – After losing its last four games, Ohio was in dire need of a win to avoid slipping further in the MAC standings. On Monday night, the Bobcats got the win they were looking for as they handled Eastern Michigan, 66-53. Ohio was without its second-leading scorer Erica Johnson, who didn’t dress… Read More

Ohio women's basketball head coach Bob Boldon talks to his team in a huddle in the fourth quarter of their game against Western Michigan.

Ohio Women’s Basketball’s losing streak extends to four games

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — An important piece of Ohio’s team was missing Saturday: Cece Hooks. Hooks suffered an injury in OU’s game at Northern Illinois and was unavailable in the Bobcats’ matchup with Western Michigan. Her absence was felt as the Broncos (13-9, 7-6 MAC) ride 14 three pointers to an 80-73 win over Ohio… Read More

Ohio University’s Cece Hooks, 1, attempts a shot around Ball State University defense in Athens, Ohio, on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2022. Ball State University went on to win 84-76. [Joseph Scheller | WOUB]

Slow offensive start and Ball State’s transition offense plagues Ohio Women’s Basketball

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — As the calendar moves into February, it means March is one month closer. The Ohio Bobcats played host to Ball State Wednesday night in a game that had huge MAC implications attached to it. The Bobcats dug themselves in a hole that they were unable to dig themselves out of and… Read More

Ohio's Cece Hooks is ready to drive down the lane against Buffalo's Summer Hemphill in their game on Jan. 24, 2022 inside the Convocation Center.

Ohio Women’s Basketball overcomes 16-point deficit to beat Buffalo

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Just like the wintry conditions outside the Convocation Center on Monday, Ohio couldn’t have had much of a colder start in its matchup against Buffalo. The Bulls piled on a 13-0 run to start the game and led by as many as 16 points in the first half.  Ohio’s only production in… Read More

Ohio guard Cece Hooks gets a hug from teammate Erica Johnson following her basket that made her the all-time leading scorer in Mid-American Conference history.

Hooks makes history to become the all-time leading scorer in MAC basketball history

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — It was a sunny, frigid afternoon in Athens on Saturday; a typical January day in Southeast Ohio. However, there was nothing typical about the events that took place at the Convocation Center.   The Bobcats hosted the Bowling Green Falcons Saturday after returning home from a two-game road trip at Central Michigan and Miami of Ohio. Before… Read More

Ohio's Gabby Burris attempts a three-point shot against Northern Illinois on January 8, 2021 at the Convocation Center. The Huskies defeated the Bobcats, 71-68.

Ohio Women’s Basketball drops MAC opener to Northern Illinois

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) –– Following an 18-day pause due to the holiday break and roster issues because of COVID-19, Ohio (6-4, 0-1 MAC) fell in its Mid-American Conference opener to Northern Illinois (4-7, 1-2 MAC) by a final score of 71-68. “I thought the effort was there,” Ohio head coach Bob Boldon said.  “Obviously, the… Read More

Erica Johnson eyes the basket before launching a ball toward the rim, baby

Ohio Women’s Basketball wraps up FIU Holiday Hoops Showdown with a win over Binghamton

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MIAMI, Fla. (WOUB) — Ohio Women’s Basketball (6-3) held off a late rally from Binghamton (4-6) for a  76-67 win in their second game of the FIU Holiday Hoops Showdown. Senior guard Cece Hooks led the Bobcats in scoring with 20 points on 9-18 shooting, followed closely by redshirt junior guard Erica Johnson who added… Read More

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Ohio Women’s Basketball knocks off UMass Lowell in first game of FIU Holiday Hoops Showdown

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MIAMI, Fla. (WOUB) — A strong second quarter helped Ohio Women’s Basketball (5-3) to an eventual 74-60 win over UMass Lowell (3-6) in the first game of the FIU Holiday Hoops Showdown. Cece Hooks led the Bobcats with 25 points. The senior guard became the all-time leader for Ohio Basketball in field goals scored after… Read More

Cece Hooks of the Ohio University Bobcats dribbles the ball down the court toward Richmond's hoop against their game against the Spiders at the Convocation Center on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021.

Ohio Women’s Basketball falls in high-scoring battle at Minnesota

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Minneapolis, Minn. (WOUB) — The Ohio Bobcats (4-3) hit the road to play the Minnesota Golden Gophers (7-6, 0-2) Wednesday night, and this game was anything but dull, putting the Bobcats offense to the test after a rough few losses at the beginning of the season. The fight was not easy as the Bobcats fell… Read More

Ohio's Erica Johnson (4) prepares to attempt a three pointer against Florida A&M's Dylan Horton (23) in a game at The Convo on Nov. 29, 2021.

Ohio Women’s Basketball rattles Florida A&M to get over .500

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Ohio (3-2) tied a school record with 45 attempted three pointers Monday as it shot its way to a dominant 53-point victory, 98-45. “I thought the quality of the shots we took were great,” head coach Bob Boldon said. “The quality of the shots were fine, but sometimes they just weren’t… Read More

Ohio's Yaya Felder (2) drives around a defender in the Bobcats' game against Mercyhurst on Nov. 20, 2021.

Ohio Women’s Basketball dominates Mercyhurst in home opener

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Ohio played at The Convo for the first time this season and welcomed back fans, the Marching 110 and even its mascot Rufus.  Saturday marked the first time the general public was allowed back inside The Convo to watch the team since the COVID-19 pandemic began. “There’s just more energy in… Read More

Ohio's Cece Hooks and Central Michigan's Micaela Kelly faced off in the MAC Semifinals on Friday, March 12, 2021. (Photo: Joe Collins/WOUB)

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats fall to Central Michigan in OT, Eliminated in MAC Semis

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOUB) — With the ballgame tied at 85 late in the fourth quarter, Ohio had a chance to win the game to advance to the MAC Championship game. Following a timeout, Cece Hooks drove down the lane put the ball up — but there was a whistle with eight seconds left in regulation. … Read More

Ohio's Cece Hooks dribbles the ball across midcourt in the Bobcats' game against Ball State in the MAC Quarterfinals on March 10, 2021. (Photo: Joe Collins/WOUB)

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Second-Half Surge Guides Ohio over Ball State in MAC Quarterfinals

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOUB) — For the second time this season against Ball State, Erica Johnson walked off the court and into the locker room with no points in the first half. In the first meeting of the season between the Bobcats and Cardinals, Johnson came alive in the second half and posted 18 points, although… Read More

Ohio Women's Basketball CeCe Hooks

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Hooks Records Triple-Double as Ohio Dominates Miami (OH)

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — 31 points, 11 assists, ten steals.  A triple-double for CeCe Hooks.  Just another accolade she can add to her Bobcat career. “There’s just so many things that [Hooks] does and she does them and I’m like ‘wow, didn’t think that would happen’ and then it trumps the last thing,” Ohio head… Read More

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Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats Turn up the Heat in Second Half, Down Broncos

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It was only a matter of time before Cece Hooks started to heat up. After a pregame ceremony celebrating Hooks’ eclipse of 2,000 career points,the senior, and the Bobcats (11-6, 9-5 MAC) as a whole, struggled to get their offense going out of the gate Saturday against the Western Michigan Broncos (3-12, 2-11 MAC). Tied… Read More

Ohio Women's Basketball CeCe Hooks

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Hooks Reaches Milestone as Bobcats get Revenge at Ball State

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The Ohio Bobcats (10-6, 9-5 MAC) defeated the Ball State Cardinals (9-8, 7-6) on the road Wednesday night in an 88-66 victory. The Bobcats came into the game off a 16-point loss to Bowling Green on Saturday, and it was glaringly obvious through the first quarter that they wanted to avenge themselves Ohio got off… Read More

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats stumble on the road against Bowling Green, 69-53

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It was a tough day for the Ohio Women’s basketball team. After coming off a big win against Kent State the squad just couldn’t seem to get it  done. With the final score coming to be 69-53, it was clear Saturday  was not the day the Bobcats. The Bowling Green Falcons (14-4, 10-3 MAC) have… Read More

Ohio Women's Basketball CeCe Hooks

Ohio Women’s Basketball: Bobcats hold off late Kent State push; escape with 85-70 win

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — The Ohio Bobcats (10-5, 8-4 MAC) continued their dominance as they won their fifth game in their last six matchups as they defeated the Kent State Golden Flashes (5-3, 4-1), 85-70. Ohio held a 14-point lead over the Golden Flashes late in the fourth quarter.  Kent State heated up and made… Read More