Clemson ranks high in academics in football

...stance the NCAA wanted to get from its academic reform movement."We are moving in the right direction," said Ohio University President Roderick McDavis, chairman of the Division I committee on academics. "Ultimately, the real significance...

Aquinas' Evans back for another season of tormenting offenses

...sacks on the defensive line. He also played on the offensive line and picked up first team All-Area honors.The Ohio University commit will play on both lines again this year. When Aquinas has the ball, Evans will work to protect quarterback...

NCAA working on new plan to better handle academic-misconduct investigations

...crafting a proposal to better define when the NCAA should investigate cases of academic cheating by student athletes.Ohio University President Rod McDavis, the chairman of the NCAA's Committee of Academics, says the group plans to have a proposal...

Big Five conferences want to keep the status quo in football

...school outside the Big Five. In 2013, it was zero.David Ridpath, associate professor of sports management at Ohio University, said Boise State's success was an anomaly, and restructuring is simply an acknowledgment of the reality of big-time...


AIKEN - The USC Aiken women's basketball team dropped its fifth consecutive game, falling to Urbana (Ohio) University 66-54 in a nonconference matchup on Friday.

Creighton's Doug McDermott is player of the year

...roommate and a pushed a 23-year-old female to the ground during an argument. BOSTON COLLEGE: Has hired former Ohio University coach Jim Christian to lead its men's basketball team.Christian replaces Steve Donahue, who was fired after four...

Beatlemania: A moment in time never to be repeated

...surrounding the British band's appearance as he gathered with friends at a boarding house in Athens, Ohio, near the Ohio University campus to watch the show.Fans' interest had been stoked expertly thanks to their recent hits, including "I Want...

Cathy Weatherford

...Carnegie Mellon University, where she majored in English. She earned a Master s degree in Guidance Counseling at Ohio University, and would go on to work as a guidance counselor for 13 years. In 1977, she married Warren C. Weatherford in Pleasant...

Eastern Michigan football player shot multiple times

...The school says grief counselors were meeting Friday with members of the football team. Today's home game against Ohio University will be played as scheduled. MIAMI: Wide receiver Phillip Dorsett might be able to return this season after doctors...

Penn State football is far from dead

...during a conference call Tuesday with reporters. "We open our season on Sept. 1 in front of 108,000 strong against Ohio University. We're playing football and we're on TV. We get to practice. We get to get better as football players and get...