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Kent State pounds boards in 89-79 win over Ohio

Preston, Vander Plas combine for 47 points in loss

ATHENS - Kent State shot 57.4% and held a 24-rebound advantage in beating Ohio 89-79 on Saturday at The Convo.

The Golden Flashes races out to a 40-26 halftime lead, and even a 53-point second half was not enough to bring the Bobcats close.

Jason Preston had 24 points, 10 assists and five rebounds with no turnovers, and Ben Vander Plas connected on 5 of 10 3-pointers and scored 24 points with five assists but only one rebound.

Danny Pippen led four Kent State players in double figures with 22 points while adding eight rebounds. Tervell Beck had 18 points, Michael Nuga scored 16 points, and Malique Jacobs scored 14 points off the bench.

Preston hit a 3-pointer that got Ohio (7-6, 3-4 Mid-American Conference) to within 29-24, but Kent State... <Read More>

Preston returns to lead Bobcats to easy win

Roderick scores 20, Vander Plas comes up big too

ATHENS – Jason Preston returned to the lineup and helped Ohio roll past Miami 78-61 on Tuesday night at The Convo.

He had 10 points, eight assists and six rebounds in 32 minutes after missing the last four games with a hamstring injury. Ben Roderick took advantage of good looks created by Preston, knocking down 6 of 10 3-pointers and scoring 20 points, and Ben Vander Plas approach triple-double territory with 15 points, eight rebounds and seven assists.

Dalonte Brown led the RedHawks (4-4, 1-2 Mid-American Conference) with 16 points, with Mekhi Lairy adding 15 points and Dae Dae Grant scoring 12.

The Bobcats (6-5, 3-3 MAC) jumped out to a 12-3 lead in the first four minutes, during which Preston scored two baskets and scored two others... <Read More>

Toledo runs past Ohio 95-78

Rockets put 6 players in dougle figures

TOLEDO – Toledo had a big first half and cruised past Ohio 95-78 to remain undefeated in Mid-American Conference play Friday night at Savage Arena.

The Rockets led by as many as 21 points late in the first half, and their advantage remained in double digits throughout the rest of the game.

Six Toledo players – and nearly a seventh – scored in double figures, led by Marreon Jackson with 18 points. He added six rebounds, six assists and four steals.

Freshman Mark Sears led the Bobcats (6-5, 2-3 MAC) with 20 points on 6-of-8 shooting and added five assists. Ben Vander Plas had 14 points, but it came on just 4-of-12 shooting.

"That's a really good team,” Ohio coach Jeff Boals said. “They have a lot of skill players and they play well together... <Read More>

Wilson helps Bobcats hold off Huskies 76-73

Senior scores career-high 25 points, grabs 8 rebounds

ATHENS – Darius Beane missed a long, contested 3-pointer at the buzzer, and Ohio held off Northern Illinois 76-73 for its second straight win Tuesday evening at The Convo.

The Bobcats held a double-digit lead throughout most of the second half before the Huskies rallied to take it to the wire in the final minutes.

Dwight Wilson III had a career-high 25 points to go with eight rebounds to lead the way.

“He is going to continue to grow and grow,” Ohio coach Jeff Boals. “He is in a role that he has never been in. He’s never been a go-to guy, never played extended minutes, and he’s obviously a big part of what we’re doing. He and (Ben Vander Plas) have a good thing going. We’ve got to keep going to him until (Jason Preston) gets back.”

Ben... <Read More>

Sears' career game lifts Ohio to first MAC win

With Preston out, freshman carries big load against Ball State

MUNCIE, Ind. – Freshman Mark Sears did his best Jason Preston impression to help Ohio snap its three-game losing streak with a 78-68 victory Saturday at Worthen Arena.

With Preston still sidelined with a lower body injury, Sears put up 18 points, eight assists, six rebounds and three steals in 35 minutes as the Bobcats picked up their first Mid-American Conference win.

Ben Roderick went 6 of 9 from 3-point range and scored 20 points, while Ben Vander Plas and Dwight Wilson III each scored 14 points.

Ishmael El-Amin 18 points, and Miryne Thomas added 18 points for the Cardinals, who lost in MAC play for the first time this season.

"Just really proud of our guys," Ohio coach Jeff Boals said. "Same situation as the other night. We got off to... <Read More>

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