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Sunday, July 27,2014
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Best fans in the MAC

Ohio University tops in attendance

By Kaleb Carter
Ohio University athletics released its annual report on Thursday, a 16-page booklet that runs down a list of accomplishments in terms of performance, marketing, academics, compliance, ticket sales and more.
Sunday, July 13,2014
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Former Bobcat star receiver released by NFL's Colts after his second drug suspension

By Kaleb Carter
Ohio University alumnus and until recently an Indianapolis Colt, Lavon Brazill, has found himself in hot water once more after violating the National Football League's substance-abuse policy for a second time.
Sunday, July 6,2014
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Bobcat to suit up for Senegal during FIBA World Cup

Rising senior will compete with Senegal National Team during international basketball competition

Ohio University men's basketball senior Maurice Ndour has been selected to play for the Senegal National Team during the 2014 FIBA World Cup this summer in Spain.
Wednesday, June 18,2014
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OU prof studying European athletics to help US system

By Fred Kight
Most players in the NFL and NBA get there after playing football or basketball in college. But most sports professionals in Europe do not attend college. 
Wednesday, June 4,2014
Sports NEWS

Copperheads coiled and ready to strike in 2014

By Kaleb Carter
Today (Thursday) begins another season of southern Ohio baseball in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League as Athens' own Copperheads set their sights on a championship one year after a heartbreaking semi-final playoff loss.
Wednesday, May 28,2014
Sports NEWS

Athens High School QB commits to Ohio State

By Kaleb Carter
The much-coveted Athens High School quarterback prospect Joey Burrow spurned dozens of interested college football programs to make a verbal commitment to Ohio State University to play there in the fall of 2015.
Wednesday, May 21,2014
Sports NEWS

Athens archery team shoots straight at nationals

By Kaleb Carter
When thinking about the successful school sports within Athens, the success that comes to mind is often on the gridiron and on the hardwood. However, possibly the most successful Athens athletics program over the last year has commanded a bow and arrow.
Sunday, April 13,2014
Sports NEWS

Athens Co. lucky to have two great judge candidates

To the Editor:

Todd Grace and Herman Carson are two very good reasons to get out the vote on May 6. We're lucky to have such excellent candidates to replace the outstanding leadership of our retired/retiring Common Pleas judges.

Wednesday, April 9,2014
Sports NEWS

New OU coach wows big crowd in campus rollout

By Steve Uhlmann

A crowd packed into Baker Center Ballroom anxiously awaited the arrival of Saul Phillips Tuesday evening. A mixture of Ohio alumni and students had seen video and heard stories of just how energetic Phillips can be. They now wanted to experience it first-hand.

Sunday, April 6,2014
Sports NEWS

Ohio names successful N. Dakota head coach to replace departing Jim Christian

New coach's former team got into third round of Big Dance

Ohio University Director of Athletics Jim Schaus has named former North Dakota State University head coach Saul Phillips as the Bobcats' next men's basketball head coach. With seven years of head coaching experience, Phillips becomes the 18th head coach in OU history.