NCAA Game Summary - Marshall at Ohio
(Saturday, January 5)
Final Score: Ohio 94, Marshall 57
Athens, OH (Sports Network) - All five starters scored in double figures for the Ohio Bobcats as they routed the Marshall Thundering Herd, 94-57, in a non- conference matchup at the Convocation Center.
Kellogg hit 5-of-9 shots from beyond the arc for Ohio (9-5). Reggie Keely added 18 points, Walter Offutt tacked on 13 and Ivo Baltic contributed 12 more. D.J. Cooper had a strong game across the board as he scored 12 points handed out 17 assists, collected six rebounds and also recorded four steals.
D.D. Scarver scored 13 points and Jamir Hanner added 12 off the bench for Marshall (7-8). Dennis Tinnon had a game-high 13 rebounds as well.
Ohio came out firing and hit on 74.1 percent of its shots from the field in the first half, including 6-of-13 from beyond the arc. Marshall couldn't keep up, shooting just 42.9 percent, as the Thundering Herd trailed 56-24 at the break.
The Bobcats kept shooting well after intermission making good on 54.5 percent of their shots from the field to coast to victory.
Ohio forced 26 Marshall turnovers which the Bobcats traded in for 51 points.
01/05 17:00:22 ET