Rockets blast off for first MAC win
Thu, 19 Jan 2012 05:22:03 GMT —
After a disappointing stretch of basketball that saw them fall below .500 and 0-3 in the MAC, the Toledo Rockets men's basketball team finally gave their fans something to cheer about on Wednesday.
After taking a 19 point lead at halftime, UT cruised to a 71-41 victory over Northern Illinois.
"We haven't been real good coming down the stretch of the first half," said Rockets head coach Tod Kowalczyk. "We've let some leads go...haven't closed out halves very well and tonight we did."
Next up for Toledo is a trip to Ypsilanti for a date with Eastern Michigan on Saturday at 2pm.
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