Ypsilanti, Mich. — Behind two touchdown passes from sophomore quarterback Nathan Rourke in overtime, the Ohio Bobcats defeated Eastern Michigan 27-20 in double overtime Saturday (Sept. 23) at Rynearson Stadium.
Ohio’s first overtime win since North Texas on Sept. 12, 2009 (31-30, 2OT).
Ohio’s first overtime game since opening week last season against Texas State (L, 56-54, 3OT)
Ohio is 19-12-1 against Eastern Michigan. Ohio has won nine of the last 11 meetings.
Ohio has a 1-0 MAC start for the ninth time under Solich and the seventh year in a row
ATHENS, Ohio – After his stellar performance in the Bobcats win over Kansas, 42-30, Saturday, Ohio redshirt junior running back A.J. Ouellette has been named the Mid-American Conference East Division Offensive Player of the Week, announced the league office Monday.
Ohio Football head coach Frank Solich met with the press on Monday to discuss the Bobcats' upcoming game against Eastern Michigan on Saturday, Sept. 23. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Rynearson Stadium and can be seen on ESPN3. Here is the complete transcript.
ATHENS, Ohio – A big day passing from Nathan Rourke plus a 100-yard rusher resulted in win No. 2 of the Ohio football season on Saturday (Sept. 16) afternoon at Peden Stadium as the Bobcats defeated Kansas 42-30.
Every week during the 2017 season, OhioBobcats.com feature writer Pete Nakos will help prepare you for the Bobcats' upcoming game. This week, he gets you ready for Kansas, which kicks off at Noon inside Peden Stadium and can be seen on ESPNU.
Ohio Football head coach Frank Solich met with the press on Monday to discuss the Bobcats' upcoming game against Kansas on Saturday, Sept. 16. Kickoff is set for Noon at Peden Stadium and can be seen on ESPNU. Here is the complete transcript.
ATHENS, Ohio – Due to weather complications and changes to the NCAA football schedule because of Hurricane Irma, Ohio’s (1-1) football game Saturday against Kansas (1-1) at Peden Stadium has been selected to be broadcast on ESPNU and moved to the Noon ET time slot.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana — Sitting in the back of the running backs meeting room, freshman Julian Ross always positions himself behind redshirt junior A.J. Ouellette. When Ouellette looks good on film, Ross will lean forward and give him quick compliment, sometimes even comments he wants to be just like A.J.
Ohio travels to face Purdue for the first time since the 1988 season. The game will be carried live on Fox Sports 1 with kick scheduled for 8 p.m. ET. Purdue got lights at Ross-Ade Stadium prior to the 2017 season and this outing will be the first under the lights at Ross-Ade.
ATHENS, Ohio – Ohio sophomore quarterback Nathan Rourke (Ontario, Canada) was named Mid-American Conference East Offensive Player of the Week today following his performance against Hampton last Saturday.
Ohio Football head coach Frank Solich met with the press on Monday to discuss the Bobcats' first road game of the season on Friday, Sept. 8 when they head to Purdue for an 8 p.m. kickoff inside Ross-Ade Stadium. Here is the complete transcript.
Troy Mangen sat in the Ohio weight room in Peden Stadium with his teammates surrounding him. One walked up and asked him a question about a class, while another had a question about a play. All Troy could do was smile as he sat on the bench. This was what he had wanted, to be the captain of the Ohio football team and for his teammates to look at him as somebody they could rely on.
For Dave Johnson, Saturday’s season opener against Hampton is an opportunity for the Bobcats to show some new offensive wrinkles; Ohio plans to line up under center for a few plays for the first time in years.