Aug. 4, 2006
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Ohio's final regular-season football contest at Miami on Friday, Nov. 24 will be broadcast live on ESPNU at 12 p.m. from Yager Stadium in Oxford. The game will mark the Bobcats second appearance on the network in 2006. The home finale versus Akron on Thursday, Nov. 16 will also be live on ESPNU.
The two games in 2006 will increase the Bobcats' appearances on the network to six since it launched in 2005. The Bobcats have now appeared or are scheduled to appear on national television eight times in the last two seasons.
The Bobcats open the 2006 season on Sept. 2 at Peden Stadium against Tennessee-Martin. For information on tickets and the new Bobcat Family Package, which includes two adult and two youth (ages 3-18) season tickets for $79, call the Ohio Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-575-CATS.