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Watch President Roderick J. McDavis take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge [VIDEO]

Ohio University President Roderick McDavis accepted an icy challenge from Kent State President Beverly Warren.

With help from Rufus and the OHIO football team, President McDavis joined the thousands of others across the country in the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of the ALS Association in the new Walter Fieldhouse, Thursday, Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m.

As is part of the challenge, President McDavis extended the challenge to OHIO Athletic Director Jim Schaus, City of Athens Mayor Paul Wiehl and newly-elected Student Senate President Megan Marzec. Schaus accepted the challenge on the spot and received his bucket of ice water following Dr. McDavis.