Ohio University senior guard D.J. Cooper continued
his string of impressive performances in preparation for the NBA Draft last
week at the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational in Portsmouth, Va., according to
a news release from Ohio Athletic Media Relations.
Pat Summitt, the former head women's basketball coach
at the University of Tennessee, won eight national championships and 16
Southeastern Conference Championships in her 38 years with the Lady Vols. She
finished her career with 1,048 wins, a .841 winning percentage and the honor of
being a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame.
The Ohio Bobcat men's basketball team's 2012-13
season came to a close March 19 with a 61-57 loss to the Denver Pioneers in the
first round of the National Invitation Tournament. That defeat also marked the
end of an illustrious era of Bobcat men's basketball with the departures of
seniors D.J. Cooper, Walter Offutt, Reggie Keely and Ivo Baltic.
Cats snag invite to NIT, will face Denver Tuesday night
By Wes Mayberry
What was a mostly impressive season for the Ohio
Bobcat men's basketball team came to a humiliating end at the hands of none
other than the Akron Zips in Saturday night's Mid-American Conference
Championship game, with the all-important automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament
on the line.
Akron pulls off season trifecta against ice-cold Ohio
By Wes Mayberry
In a rematch of last season's thrilling 64-63 Ohio defeat of Akron in
the Mid-American Conference Championship game Saturday night, the
top-seeded Zips earned the automatic NCAA Tournament bid this time
Next up a rematch Saturday night with Akron for the MAC championship.
The Ohio Bobcat men's basketball team assured the rematch with the Zips after beating the Western Michigan Broncos Friday night in Cleveland.