Cold Front Hits McKinney, Bielema Gets Baby Shower Invite & D-League Dancer Hillary

  Give me the NIT title game – Miami vs. Stanford – and the college slam dunk contest, which will feature my man JD Weatherspoon from Toledo. This guy is going to light it up. I promise. Guys that like high school basketball are in luck. ESPNU will have like four games on today. It’s another boring day of sports in April. Prepare accordingly.   • Cold front hits Charlotte...
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April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Toledo’s J.D. Weatherspoon Goes Trick Shot Off The Wall…And In

Game got canceled. So had to have some fun afterwards #GameDay tomorrow pic.twitter.com/g9aqkHFBgE — J.D. Weatherspoon Jr (@JdSpoon24) February 25, 2015   It’s cold in Toledo, Ohio so there are water main breaks here and there. You know, just another normal four month winter in the north where you start to wonder why you’re living in this hellhole. Then you start to think...
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February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Toledo holds on to beat Bowling Green 83-76

Justin Drummond scored 22 points and J.D. Weatherspoon added 13 rebounds as Toledo held on to defeat Bowling Green 83-76 on Wednesday night. The Rockets (19-3, 7-2 Mid-American Conference) jumped out to an 11-0 lead in the first 4:15 of the game and led the rest of the way. Weatherspoon finished with 12 points and Rian Pearson added 16. Drummond went 10 of 11 from the free-throw...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Toledo ends losing streak to Akron 75-61

Julius Brown scored 25 points and J.D. Weatherspoon added a career-high 20 and grabbed 14 rebounds as Toledo beat Akron 75-61 on Saturday. It was Brown's second 20-plus game after hitting a last-second shot on Wednesday to lift Toledo to a two-point win over Buffalo. He made 4 of 9 3-pointers against Akron and all five of his free throws. Brown entered the game ranked fourth in...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Toledo dominates Akron, makes statement in showcase win

AKRON, Ohio - The road to the Mid-American Conference title and prime mid-March positioning to win what's almost certainly going to be the league's lone NCAA tournament bid goes through Akron and the high-level program Zips coach Keith Dambrot has built. On Saturday morning, Toledo ran Akron right off its own floor. What it means for a crowded league race going forward remains to...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Toledo gets 1st MAC win 86-71 over Cent. Michigan

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Julius Brown had 15 points and 12 assists while J.D. Weatherspoon added 14 points and 11 rebounds in Toledo's 86-71 victory over Central Michigan on Saturday night. Both teams were looking for their first win in the Mid-American Conference and Toledo's 57.1 percent (28 of 49) overall shooting proved too much for CMU. Toledo (13-2, 1-1) led 35-27 at halftime and...
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January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Weatherspoon making most of second chance at Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio -- J.D. Weatherspoon went to Ohio State with high expectations for himself. He was a Columbus kid, a star at nearby Northland High School, and he came as part of a trumped-up recruiting class headlined by Jared Sullinger that also included his longtime AAU teammates Aaron Craft and Jordan Sibert. In their first season, the Buckeyes spent much of the year at No. 1 and...
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December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Undefeated Toledo edges Cleveland St 71-67

J.D. Weatherspoon carried much of the load and scored 18 points as Toledo narrowly edged Cleveland St 71-67 on Saturday in a non-conference matchup. Weatherspoon also grabbed eight rebounds and Nathan Boothe added 14 points as Toledo (11-0) matched their best start since 1966. Cleveland State (6-6) stayed within striking distance of the undefeated Rockets trailing 45-39 at the...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Weatherspoon, Toledo top Sam Houston St. 77-61

J.D. Weatherspoon scored 14 of his career-high 16 points in the second half as Toledo out-lasted Sam Houston State for a 77-61 win Saturday. SHSU's Will Bond hit a 3-pointer with 12:28 to play to tie the game at 43, but Toledo (9-0) responded with an 18-6 run which was sparked by a trey from Rian Pearson. Justin Drummond scored seven points in the spurt, including a 3-point basket...
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December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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