Toledo scores late to defeat Bowling Green 28-25

Terrance Owens threw for three touchdowns, including the

game-winner with 1:22 remaining, to lead Toledo over Bowling Green

28-25 on Saturday.

The Rockets (5-3, 3-1 Mid-American) blew a 21-0 lead after

Bowling Green (5-3, 3-1) scored on Travis Greene’s 7-yard run with

5:59 remaining. But Owens led the Rockets down the field,

scrambling for 17 yards to the Falcons 11 on third-and-26 before

throwing the fourth-down score to Alonzo Russell, who had two TD

catches.

The Falcons didn’t cross midfield on their final drive. They had

rallied from a 21-0 second-quarter deficit with 25 consecutive

points, including a 1-yard run by Matt Johnson in the final minute

of the first half, a third-quarter field goal and two Greene runs

in the fourth quarter.

Kareem Hunt had 114 of Toledo’s 242 rushing yards, including a

touchdown.

Toledo defeated Bowling Green for the fourth straight time in

their ”Battle of I-75.”