UT Rockets blast off past Bowling Green State 27-15

University of Toledo's football team defeated Bowling Green State 27-15 in the Rockets home opener Saturday night.

Rockets running back David Fluellen lead the charge with two rushing touchdowns. Quarterback Terrance Owens also played a key role by completing 20 of his 28 passing attempts for 303 yards and one touchdown.

This is the 77th meeting between the two schools, but the first year Bowling Green served as Toledo's home opener. With this win, the Rockets claim the Battle of I-75 Trophy for the third straight year.