ATHENS, Ohio - The Ohio University football team held its first scrimmage this past Saturday inside Peden Stadium as part of its sixth practice during spring workouts.
The Bobcats concluded their first scrimmage with 40 live snaps. Among the 40 snaps, Ohio tallied four touchdowns.
The first touchdown came on a 70-yard run by running back Beau Blankenship. The next score came on a touchdown catch by wide receiver Chase Cochran as he hauled in a 70-yard touchdown pass from quarterback J.D. Sprague. The third touchdown came on a 16-yard touchdown reception as Sprague found Dontray Crawford. Ohio's final score came when quarterback Greg rushed in from a yard out.
Blankenship finished the day with 73 rushing yards, while fellow running back Kyle Hammonds also posted a strong outing as he finished the afternoon with 56 yards rushing.
Defensively for the Bobcats, Jarid Brown tallied one interception, while Kendric Smith and Tony Davis tallied a tackle for loss and a sack, respectively.
Ohio Football Spring Schedule
Practice #1: March 12, 6:15-8 a.m.
Practice #2: March 15, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
Practice #3: March 16, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
Practice #4: March 19, 6:15-8 a.m.
Pro Day: March 20, 1:30 p.m.
Practice #5: March 22, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
Practice #6: March 23, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
Practice #7: March 26, 6:15-8 a.m.
Practice #8: March 28, 6:15-8 a.m.
Practice #9: March 29, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
Practice #10: April 2, 6:15-8 a.m.
Practice #11: April 5, 3:30-5 p.m.
Practice #12: April 6, 6:15-8 a.m.
Practice #13: April 9, 6:15-8 a.m.
Practice #14: April 11, 6:15-8 a.m.
Green and White Game: April 13, 2 p.m.