Toledo 86, Youngstown St. 77
Dominique Buckley scored 21 points and Reese Holiday recorded a
career-high 14 rebounds as Toledo beat Youngstown State 88-77 on
Saturday night, snapping a two-game losing streak for the
Toledo (7-3) grabbed its seventh win of the season, three more
than in the 2008-09 and 2009-10 campaigns when the Rockets posted
identical 4-28 records.
Toledo trailed 8-5 early in the first half before Buckley
knocked down a 3-pointer, sparking the Rockets on a 26-8 run to
take a 31-16 lead with 4:14 left in the first half.
Youngstown State (6-4) narrowed the lead to one, 56-55, in the
second half but Toledo used another run, this time 20-9, to seal
Julius Brown scored 15 points, DeLino Dear added 13 and Rian
Pearson chipped in with 12 for the Rockets.
Blake Allen led Youngstown State with 21 points and Kendrick
Perry added 19.