The Ohio Bobcats have rescheduled soccer video games towards the Marshall Thundering Herd and Texas State Bobcats, FBSchedules.com has discovered.
Ohio was scheduled to play each Marshall and Texas State through the 2020 season, however the video games have been canceled as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. Copies of amendments to reschedule every recreation, plus one extra contest, have been obtained from Ohio College through a state public data request.
Ohio will now host Marshall at Peden Stadium in Athens, Ohio, on Sept. 8, 2029, per the copy of the modification to the unique contract. The primary recreation of the home-and-home sequence was performed on Sept. 14, 2019 in Huntington, W.Va., and the Thundering Herd got here out on prime in that contest, 33-31.
Ohio and Marshall even have a separate contract for a home-and-home soccer sequence that was beforehand scheduled to start on Sept. 20, 2025 in Huntington. Nonetheless, that recreation has additionally been rescheduled and can now be performed on Sept. 9, 2028, per a duplicate of an modification obtained by FBSchedules.com. The opposite recreation of the two-game sequence is about for Sept. 11, 2027 in Athens and stays unchanged.
Ohio and Marshall first met on the gridiron in 1905 and have performed 60 contests general. The Bobcats at the moment lead the sequence 33-21-6.
Ohio and Texas State kicked off their home-and-home sequence again in 2016 in Athens, which resulted in a 56-54 Bobcat victory. The second and ultimate recreation of the sequence in 2020 was not performed, however has now been rescheduled for Sept. 25, 2027 at Bobcat Stadium in San Marcos, Texas.
The 2016 contest between Ohio and Texas State was their first-ever assembly on the gridiron.
On Tuesday, we reported that Ohio will journey to tackle the Ohio State Buckeyes in 2025. The Bobcats will obtain a $1.9 million assure for the sport.