Toledo beats Youngstown State 97-79
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) Nathan Boothe scored 26 points and grabbed seven boards as Toledo cruised to a 97-79 win over Youngstown State on Wednesday night.
Boothe was 12 of 16 from the field for the Rockets (2-0). Jonathan Williams scored 20 points with four assists and six rebounds, Nate Navigato had 16 points and five rebounds and Stuckey Mosley added 14 points, five assists and eight rebounds. The team was 36 of 64 from the field overall including 10 from distance.
A Mosley 3-pointer with 8:45 left in the first period gave Toledo a 30-20 lead and an 11-4 run - featuring layups by Williams and Boothe and a 3 by Navigato - to finish gave them a 51-38 advantage at the break.
Toledo started the second period with a 12-7 run to widen its lead to 63-47 and never looked back.
Matt Donlan led the Penguins (0-2) with 18 points.