ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio men's and women's basketball teams are hosting an exclusive event at Rollerbowl for members of the Ozone on October 24 from 6-8 p.m.
Free bowling and pizza will be available at Rollerbowl. Coaches and players from both teams will be present for a meet and greet. The event is exclusive to members of the Ozone and the first 50 members to check in will be allowed in. Check-in will begin at 5:30 One OZone member that is in attendance will win a Yeti Cooler.
To join the OZone, click here. Rollerbowl is located at 28 Palmer St, Athens, Ohio.
The Ohio men's basketball team enters their season under Boals and will return MAC Freshman of the Year and MAC All-Freshman Team member Ben Vander Plas (Ripon, Wisc.), along with fellow All-Freshman Team member Jason Preston (Orlando, Fla.). Ohio will welcome seven newcomers to the roster: freshmen Ben Roderick (Columbus, Ohio), Marvin Price (Baltimore, Md.), Miles Brown (Rochester, N.Y.), Michael Brown (Rochester, N.Y.), Lunden McDay (Akron, Ohio), Nolan Foster (Mattawan, Mich.) and graduate transfer Sylvester Ogbonda (Port Harcourt, Nigeria).
The Ohio women's basketball team is coming off an historic 30-win season. Ohio returns the MAC Freshman and Sixth Player of the Year (Erica Johnson), the MAC Defensive Player of the Year (Cece Hooks) and three All-MAC winners (Johnson, Hooks and Amani Burke). Ohio advanced to the round of eight of the Women's National Invitation Tournament last season.