Recap - Western Michigan Defeats Toledo 87-76
|Recap - Western Michigan Defeats Toledo 87-76|
Western Michigan got 25 points from Connar Tava en route to an 87-76 victory over Toledo on Wednesday at University Arena.
Western Michigan was a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Austin Richie had 19 points for Western Michigan and David Brown chipped in with 12 points. Connar Tava had 3 assists for them, while Shayne Whittington was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Toledo got 18 points from Justin Drummond in a losing cause and another 13 points from Rian Pearson. Julius Brown contributed 4 assists for them, while Rian Pearson had 13 rebounds.
Western Michigan hit the break leading 47-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Toledo as they grabbed 41 boards, while Western Michigan only had 35.