Ohio 72, Bowling Green 63
ATHENS, Ohio (AP)
Ohio is 8-1 in the Mid-American Conference for the first time since the 1984-85 season and has won nine of its past 10 games.
Ohio led 35-34 at halftime and jumped to a 48-37 advantage on a steal and layup by Hall.
The Bobcats expanded the lead to 71-55 on Cooper's free throw with 2:21 remaining.