Although Ohio lost 78-58, it continues to grow healthy and closer as a team.
Ohio faces Central Michigan in a battle of 3-14 teams.
Ohio has yet to win a conference game, but it will look to change that this weekend.
The three point line can be make or break for Ohio, and against Western Michigan, it was a tale of two halves.
The Bobcats drop to 0-2 in the MAC with the loss.
Ohio kept the game close but couldn’t pull through for the victory in the first Mid-American Conference game of the season.
The Bobcats are now 0-4 at home.
The Bobcats were outscored in every quarter as they dropped the last game of their four-game road trip.
The in-state battle went down to the wire, but Ohio prevailed.
Ohio’s offense was evenly spread, as four players scored in double figures Saturday.