TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) Julius Brown had 20 points and seven assists on Monday night, and Toledo scored the first 16 points on its way to a 92-65 win over Bucknell in a sub-regional of the Progressive Legends Classic.
Toledo (2-2) led by 38 points midway through the second half before Bucknell (1-4) went on a 15-2 run for its only substantial scoring sequence.
Nathan Boothe scored 15...
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3 days ago
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Joseph Young scored 24 points and Oregon parlayed its 20-7 edge at the foul line into a 78-68 victory over Toledo on Friday night.
Young shot 7-for-13 from the field and made all seven of his free throws to lead four Ducks (3-0) in double figures.
Elgin Cook had one double-double for Oregon with 13 points and 12 rebounds, and Dwayne Benjamin added another with...
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6 days ago
The one-time use, dark grey uniforms with blue and gold trim will include a special helmet decal with Toledo’s familiar Glass City nickname, as well as those same words across the front jersey chest. The uniform’s shoulder, number pattern and pants all include a new shattered glass-inspired pattern, specifically developed for UT by Under Armour
There’s a huge game in the MAC tonight, as the Toledo Rockets will take on the Bowling Green Falcons. Both teams have one conference loss, and while Bowling Green has the MAC East locked up, Toledo would be eliminated from the MAC West race if it loses.
To do something special for tonight’s contest, Toledo announced that it will wear special “Glass City” uniforms. The school...
On Tuesday a match-up of two top MAC teams will take place when the Toledo Rockets travel to play against the Northern Illinois Huskies.
Toldeo (6-3) and Northern Illinois (7-2) will each be looking to earn the win in this Tuesday match-up. Coverage of this game can be found on ESPN2 and WatchESPN beginning at 8:00 pm ET from Huskie Stadium in Dekalb, IL.
The Odds: The Northern...
The No. 24 ranked Missouri Tigers will hit the road this Saturday to take on the Toledo Rockets.
SEC’s Missouri (1-0) will look to overmatch its MAC counterpart in Toledo.
Coverage of the game between Missouri and Toledo will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 12:00 pm ET from the Glass Bowl in Toledo, OH.
The Odds: The Missouri Tigers are a 3.5 point favorite...
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rian Pearson scored 18 points, Justin Drummond hit a big 3-pointer down the stretch and Toledo moved into the Mid-American Conference tournament championship with a 59-44 win over Eastern Michigan on Friday night.
The second-seeded Rockets (27-5) will play top-seed Western Michigan in Saturday's title game for the MAC's automatic spot in the NCAA field....
CLEVELAND - Sometimes, big-shot high school star goes off to college with big dreams and big visions, and it just doesn't click. Said big shot packs his bags, takes some time to reflect and needs a new start.
It was kind of like that with Rian Pearson. Except it wasn't.
"It didn't click with Rian right away," Toledo coach Tod Kowalczyk said, "and that&...
TOLEDO, Ohio -- There's still a lot of season left and there are still obstacles of both the foreseeable and unpredictable variety to overcome.
Toledo has a pretty good darn good basketball team, one that looks good enough to overcome a bunch of them.
One that looks like it's capable of winning bigger games and bigger prizes from here.
The Rockets haven't yet cracked...
Toledo will play Wednesday night's key Mid-American Conference game against Ohio without leading scorer Justin Drummond, who has been suspended after being charged with driving under the influence on Saturday night.
Drummond is averaging 14.6 points per game for the 20-3 Rockets.
"Although I remain 100 percent supportive of Justin, our players are held to high standards...
The circumstances may have been a bit different, but the buzzer-beater that Toledo’s Julius Brown pulled off last night brought back memories of one of the most incredible finishes in NCAA tournament history. With two seconds to play in a tie-game against Buffalo, senior Matt Smith inbounded the ball the nearly the length of the court via baseball pass to sophomore Nathan Boothe...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Julius Brown scored 20 points, including the game-winning buzzer beater, to lift Toledo to a 67-65 comeback win over Buffalo on Wednesday night.
Trailing 39-32 at the break, Toledo (14-2, 2-1 Mid-American Conference) closed the gap late in the second half, taking the lead on a pair of free throws from Brown before Shannon Evans hit a layup for Buffalo that tied...
Saturday saw nine of the nation's 14 undefeated teams take the court, and all of them won. Arizona won at Michigan. Oregon beat Illinois. UMass cruised once again. These teams are getting press, and deservedly so. But scroll down the list of box scores and you'll see 'Toledo: 9-0'.
Not many people outside the MAC know the Rockets. They haven't played in the...
Rian Pearson scored 19 points and Justin Drummond and Julius Brown each had 16 as Toledo edged Robert Morris 80-77 Saturday to remain undefeated.
Drummond hit four free throws for Toledo (8-0) in the game's final minute, including two with 25 seconds remaining to extend the Rockets' lead to 80-77.
Anthony Myers-Pate then committed a turnover for Robert Morris (3-7), but...
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December 07, 2013
Rian Pearson poured in 30 points, sank five 3-pointers and hauled in eight rebounds to lead Toledo past Detroit 91-75 Wednesday night.
The Rockets (7-0) used an early 17-0 run ignited by a jumper and a three-point play from Nathan Boothe, and Pearson netted four 3-pointers in the first half to help Toledo coast to a 56-39 advantage at the break. They shot 52.7 percent for the game...
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December 04, 2013
Justin Drummond scored 23 points and Rian Pearson had 17 as Toledo remained undefeated with a 94-74 win over Florida Atlantic on Sunday in a 2K Sports Classic matchup.
Down 15-14 in the first half, Toledo (6-0) went on a 24-8 run and never trailed the remainder of the game. Florida Atlantic (1-6) twice cut the deficit to 8 in the second half but Toledo pulled away.
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November 24, 2013
Wednesday night the Toledo Rockets had the unenviable task of trying to slow down the most under-appreciated Heisman candidate in the game--Northern Illinois QB Jordan Lynch. To just expect the defense to do so would be unrealistic; they needed the offense to pitch in as well. Lynch can't score if he doesn't have the ball.That was easier said than done, but no one will...
Toledo Rockets offensive lineman Greg Mancz suplexed his own running back to help him gain a 1st down against Northern Illinois last night. It wasn’t as epic as the fake punt for a touchdown complete with a hurdle on Tuesday night, but MACtion continues to be must-see TV.
Northern Illinois is putting their perfect season on the line against Toledo, being played in Toledo, Ohio
Toledo is wearing - Blue Helmets with the Pink Cancer ribbon, and blue with pink trim jerseys.
Northern Illinois is wearing White jerseys, with dark Helmets. Orange trim
Northern Illinois – 7 and Toledo – 3
13:34 – James Spencer...
It appears the Toledo Rockets were unaware that last month was Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For their game on Wednesday night against Northern Illinois, they unveiled their “Power in Pink” uniforms. The jerseys are a pretty cool design, making sure to incorporate plenty of Breast Cancer Awareness ribbons to make up the pink parts of the uniform and even putting them on...
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The Northern Illinois Huskies will take on the Toledo Rockies on Wednesday night in a match-up of two MAC schools.
No. 16 Northern Illinois (10-0) will be looking to remain unbeaten when they travel to play against Toledo. (7-3)
Coverage of the game between Northern Illinois and Toledo will air on ESPN2 beginning at 8:00 pm ET from the Glass Bowl in Toledo, OH.