Toledo 75, Florida Gulf Coast 63

Reese Holliday’s double-double Saturday led his team to its own

double – a two-game winning streak achieved with a 75-63 victory

over Florida Gulf Coast.

The Rockets (2-9), who opened with nine consecutive losses,

trailed by 14 in the first half and rallied in the second after

Florida Gulf Coast led 37-30 at halftime.

Toledo outscored the Eagles 45-26 in the game’s final 20

minutes, taking the lead for good when Anthony Wright’s 3-pointer

with 6:08 left broke a 56-all tie. The Eagles (2-7) lost their

sixth in a row.

The Rockets benefited from Holliday’s second consecutive

double-double, 11 points and 13 rebounds, which followed the 16

points and 10 rebounds the freshman guard recorded against

Valparaiso on Dec. 11.

J.T. Thomas came off the bench to lead Toledo with 16


Anthony Banks scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the