Ohio University is known for many
traditions, although the school's outstanding hockey program is often taken for
granted. Hockey began play at OU in 1958, and Bird Arena has seen its
fair share of talented and successful coaches make their way through
Athens over the years.
The landscape of major college sports is changing. Already, juggernaut programs (think Scarlet and Gray) bring in massive revenue in men's basketball and especially football, while the majority of programs below the top tier (think Green and White) lose money.
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.
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.