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Wednesday, March 4,2015
Sports NEWS

Worst loss of season extends ‘Cat losing streak to seven

Buffalo avenges Convo buzzer-beater with 93-point throttling

By Matt Lardner

Throughout Ohio's seven-game losing streak, certain tropes have been rampant: Sloppy ball security. Ineffectual defense. Little offensive cohesion or ball rotation. A stretch in which Ohio surrenders some points and can't recover.

Tuesday, March 3,2015
Sports NEWS

Bobcats pummeled in 37-point loss to Buffalo

Ohio's seventh straight loss is team's worst of season

By Matt Lardner
Ohio's defense, both inside and around the perimeter, failed to hold - or really even affect - a potent Buffalo offense as the Bobcats fell yet again on Tuesday.
Sunday, March 1,2015
Sports NEWS

Ohio women clinch division, conference title at Convo

First regular-season MAC title in 20 years comes after win over Bowling Green; conference tourny the next hurdle

By Matt Lardner
While students fanned out to their far-flung spring break destinations Saturday afternoon, Ohio women's basketball stayed in the unrelenting winter of Athens to make a statement.
Saturday, February 28,2015
Sports NEWS

Ohio women clinch MAC championship by defeating BG

Last time the women ’Cats won the conference was 20 years ago

The Ohio women's basketball team took a decisive victory over Bowling Green Saturday afternoon in Athens, giving the 'Cats their first MAC regular season championship in 20 years.
Friday, February 27,2015
Sports NEWS

Bobcats doomed by Akron runs in sixth straight loss

Longest losing streak in more than 15 years for Ohio

By Matt Lardner
The Ohio men's basketball team is in the midst of its longest streak of losses since the 20th century. The Bobcats lost their sixth straight game – all by double digits – Friday night in a 70-58 loss to Akron.
Wednesday, February 25,2015
Sports NEWS

Bobcat men’s season perched on the brink

9-7 squad in midst of season-long loss streak

The Bobcats may have reached a season nadir Tuesday when Bowling Green scored the first four points of the second half to make the score 44-22 in favor of the Falcons and all but finalize Ohio's fifth consecutive loss.
Tuesday, February 24,2015
Sports NEWS

Bobcats blown out at home in fifth straight loss

Ndour big after Willis injury but 'Cats 'beasted' on the glass

By Matt Lardner
Despite the best efforts of Maurice Ndour, Ohio lengthened its losing streak to a season-long five games Tuesday at home against Bowling Green.
Sunday, February 22,2015
Sports NEWS

Women rebound from upset in convincing road win

Guard Black carries team with 31 in followup game to contest where winning streak was snapped

By Matt Lardner
Where some teams may have been shaken by an unexpected loss against a fatigued team, Ohio women's basketball rebounded Saturday with a persuasive win on the road against one of the conference's best squads.
Saturday, February 21,2015
Sports NEWS

Scoring woes continue for 'Cats in fourth straight loss

Behind sloppy shooting Ohio falls to Kent State 64-51

By Matt Lardner
The Ohio men's offense continued to struggle on a snow-covered Saturday at the Convo, with the team mustering just 51 points in a loss against Kent State. The 64-51 result marks the fourth loss i
Wednesday, February 18,2015
Sports NEWS

‘Cats can’t beat Broncos to buck losing streak

Willis’ 21 paces Ohio in close road loss

By Matt Lardner
A 9-0 Western Michigan run during the final minutes of Ohio's Wednesday road game negated an inspired effort from the Bobcats and guard Bean Willis. With the 'Cats 1-7 on the road this season an