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The Bobcats' fortunes were looking up until a big defeat at Eastern Michigan. Ohio returns to Michigan on Saturday for a matchup with the Central Michigan Chippewas.

Ohio women's basketball has been known for its offense this season, but the Bobcats' defense has gone under the radar as one of the best in the country.

Ohio redshirt junior Treg Setty is finding a new home in Athens after transferring from Southern Illinois University.

In the Bobcats’ biggest game in a very long time, Akron came to visit The Convocation Center for a matchup of the top teams in the Mid-American Conference’s East division, but left in defeat as Ohio won 72-60. The Bobcats improved to 16-3 on the year and 7-1 in the MAC.

Trimble’s frontcourt overpowered the Wahama White Falcons on Tuesday and led the Tomcats to a 61-51 victory. Trimble (14-0) pulled away in the fourth quarter to remain undefeated.

Ohio seemingly lost any momentum it had gained from its last-second victory over Buffalo when it lost 76-40 to Eastern Michigan on Tuesday.

On Tuesday afternoon, the Mid-American Conference released the 2014 Football Academic All-Conference team, and the Ohio Bobcats saw 13 of its players appear on the list. 

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Even Speelman's 28 points was not enough to earn Eastern its second win of the season.
Alexander pulled out a close one over the Vikings on Friday night.


Stifling defense and good shooting led Federal Hocking past Eastern on Friday night, 58-44. The Lancers held the Eagles to single-digit scoring totals in two quarters en route to the 14-point victory.

It didn’t take long for Athens to bounce back from their rough shooting night at Alexander on Tuesday, as the Bulldogs picked up the 58-35 home victory over Nelsonville-York Friday night.

Phil Wellington's father died of cancer before the Bobcats' 197-pounder made it to Ohio. Fueled by memories of his father, Wellington continues to find guidance from head coach Joel Greenlee and the rest of the coaching staff. 

Ohio wrestler Andrew Romanchik started the 2014-15 season as a 157-pounder, but he has since made the jump to the 184-pound weight class. 

Thirty years ago, Ohio women's basketball went 26-3 and earned their first birth in the NCAA tournament. The Bobcats' hope to be as succesful in 2015. 

Bobcat Sports Showcase swimming reporter Tajah Smith has the story on some of Ohio's unique and unusual training styles that the Bobcats employed over winter break.

Bobcat Sports Showcase host Morgan Overbey sat down with men's basketball reporter Chuck Walter for an update on Ohio men's basketball so far in the 2014-15 season.

The Bobcats are experiencing the intensity of the MAC, after a 0-3 start in the conference. The 'Cats talked to The Bobcat Sports Showcase about the challenges of their conference.

Missing the presence of important team leader Destiny Tabler due to injury, the Federal Hocking Lady Lancers (3-11, 3-7 TVC-Hocking) fell to the South Gallia Rebels (4-9, 2-7 TVC-Hocking) at home this Thursday by a score of 56-49.

Thursday night the River Valley Lady Raiders (5-8) travelled to Albany and fell to the Alexander Lady Spartans (10-4) 50-34.