Recap - Toledo Defeats Eastern Michigan 78-67
|Recap - Toledo Defeats Eastern Michigan 78-67|
Toledo grabbed a 78-67 win over Eastern Michigan on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Dominique Buckley at EMU Convocation Center.
Toledo won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs.
Toledo got 19 points from Julius Brown and another 18 points from Rian Pearson. Julius Brown contributed 12 assists, while Richard Wonnell cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan got 25 points from Derek Thompson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Glenn Bryant. Austin Harper contributed 4 assists for them, while Jamell Harris had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Eastern Michigan were victorious, as the score was 35-31 at the break.
Toledo won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-29.