OUE men capture 12th win of season

The Ohio University Eastern Panthers raised their record to (12-1) and (7-1) in the conference with a 103-87 victory over Ohio University Zanesville Tuesday night in men’s college basketball action.

Bellaire’s Devin Ward led the Panthers 27 points, nine rebounds and four assists. Nick Schuetz, of Shadyside, had 21 points, five assists and four steals, while King George of Virginia’s D’Aundrea Anderson scored a career-high 19 points and grabbed six rebounds.

The Green-and-White held a 52-38 halftime advantage while playing virtually even in the second.

The Panthers travel cross-state this weekend to play defending state champion Miami Middletown and Miami Hamilton, the second-best team in the league.

Games are set for 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.