Recap - Ohio Defeats Miami (Ohio) 58-54

Ohio got 17 points from D.J. Cooper as they ran past Miami (Ohio) 58-54 on Saturday at Ohio University Convocation Center.

Ohio did not, however, defeat Miami (Ohio) against the spread, which closed at 16 at most sportsbooks.

Jon Smith had 9 points for Ohio and Reggie Keely chipped in with 8 points. Walter Offutt had 2 assists for them, while Jon Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Miami (Ohio) got a 20-point performance from Will Felder, who was supported by 13 points from Jon Harris. Quinten Rollins had 9 assists in a losing cause for Miami (Ohio), while Jon Harris grabbed 9 rebounds.

Ohio trailed at halftime, 28-22.