ATHENS, Ohio -- The Ohio men's basketball team's Mid-American Conference matchup at West Division foe Toledo in January will be nationally televised on CBS Sports Network.
The Bobcats and Rockets will now square off on Friday, Jan. 18. The contest was originally scheduled to be played on Saturday, Jan. 19. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. EST at Savage Arena.
Ohio appeared on national television five times in 2017-18 -- including two appearances on CBS Sports Network.
The Bobcats' complete 2018-19 schedule can be viewed by clicking here. Tip-off times for Ohio's remaining slate of games in 2018-19 will be announced at a later date, as will television, streaming and radio information. Call 1-800-575-CATS (2287) for ticket information.
Ohio has won 67 games over the past four seasons under fourth-year head coach Saul Phillips and made back-to-back MAC Tournament semifinal appearances in 2016 and '17. The Bobcats advanced to the College Basketball Invitational Semifinals in 2016. Ohio has tallied 10 All-MAC selections over the last four years under Phillips. Returning for the Bobcats in 2018-19 will be senior guard Jordan Dartis (Newark, Ohio) – an All-MAC Honorable Mention selection each of the past two seasons – as well as guard Teyvion Kirk (Joilet, Ill.), who garnered MAC All-Freshman Team honors in 2017-18. Also returning for Ohio next season is forward Jason Carter (Johnstown, Ohio), who missed all but three games last year due to injury after earning a spot on the MAC All-Freshman Team in 2016-17.