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Jeff Boals is doing great things at his alma mater

Last March the Ohio Bobcats were on the floor warming up for their conference quarterfinal opener when they were told the tournament was canceled. Nothing stopped them this year. Jason Preston scored 22 points as Ohio defeated Buffalo 84-69 to win its first Mid-American Conference Tournament championship since 2012. The...
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Jeff Boals reacts to Ohio's stunning March Madness upset of Virginia

It wasn't a long stay in the 2021 NCAA Tournament for the defending national champion of two-years, as 4-seed Virginia was stunned by 13-seed Ohio State on Saturday, 62-58. It marked the second time in three tournaments that Virginia, who won it all in 2019 before the 2020 tournament canceled, suffered an eye-popping first-round exit having previously fallen to No. 16 UMBC as the No. 1 overall seed in the event in 2018.
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Ohio coach Jeff Boals joins the show to talk first-round matchup with Virginia

“The Jerry Ratcliffe Show” with Chris Graham welcomes Ohio coach Jeff Boals to talk about the Bobcats’ matchup with defending national champion Virginia. Ratcliffe’s work has been recognized both statewide and nationally, resulting in more than 80 awards, from the Associated Press Sports Editors Association (first place nationally), the Virginia Press Association, the Football Writers of America, and the United States Basketball Writers of America during his career. He also was awarded the prestigious Earle Hellen Sports Media Award by the Middle Atlantic Section of the PGA of America for outstanding media contributions toward the promotion and support of golf, the PGA, and the Middle Atlantic Section.

Men's Basketball: Jeff Boals delivers on his championship promise

Jeff Boals has kept his promise. He has repeated ad nauseum since taking over the Bobcats in 2019 that his main goal has been to win a Mid-American Conference Tournament. It has been his top priority as a coach, a former player and an alum. He wanted to give back to the college, team and community he has held an inch from his heart since 1991.

Jeff Boals Show Debuts Tonight

ATHENS, Ohio -- The start of Mid-American Conference play is less than a week away for Ohio men's basketball, and coverage continues tonight on the Ohio Sports Network from Learfield IMG College with the debut of the Jeff Boals Show. The Bobcats play at Akron next Tuesday. The second-year head...