Rockets conclude three-game home stand with 83-57 victory over Robert Morris

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
December 17, 2014
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Senior guard Juice Brown had a big game during the Rockets’ 83-57 victory Wednesday over Robert Morris. That actually might be an understatement. UT (6-4) concluded a three-game home stand with the win over the Colonials (3-7). Juice sank four treys and contributed 14 points in the first half... Read more »

Robert Hearons: Zanoguera’s big night masks UT’s issues

Robert Hearons: Zanoguera’s big night masks UT’s issues

Robert Hearons, Associate Sports Editor
December 14, 2014
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The entire University of Toledo women’s basketball team was credited with Saturday’s win over Idaho in the first round of the Glass City Classic. However, you would be hard pressed to find somebody in attendance at Savage Arena Saturday who wasn’t aware of the real reason the Rockets came away... Read more »

Toledo men survive in 73-65 shootout with Arkansas State

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
December 14, 2014
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Nothing came easy for the University of Toledo men’s basketball team in a 73-65 victory Saturday night over Arkansas State. The Redwolves (2-4) simply gave the Rockets all they could handle. Arkansas State led for over 20 minutes in the contest, which remained close until the final buzzer. The... Read more »

Rockets route Idaho in 80-67 home victory

Marcus Dodson, Sports Reporter
December 13, 2014
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Before the University of Toledo women’s basketball team’s 80-67 route of Idaho Saturday, senior guard Inma Zanoguera was honored for reaching 1,000 career points last Wednesday against Dayton. But UT’s team captain apparently wasn’t satisfied with only the one accolade. Against Idaho in... Read more »

A change in plans

Marcus Dodson, Sports Reporter
December 10, 2014
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It’s early in the season, but University of Toledo women’s basketball head coach Tricia Cullop is already making big changes to her squad. Cullop decided after the Purdue game on Nov. 23 that she was going to move senior forward Inma Zanoguera to point guard, a position the team captain hasn’t... Read more »

Mancz reflects on senior season

Keith Boggs, Sports Reporter
December 10, 2014
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At the end of his final regular season at the University of Toledo, senior center Greg Mancz had to do something he hadn’t done in 38-straight games. He had to watch from the sidelines. The first-team All-Mid-American Conference center sat out UT’s crucial MAC West loss to NIU, as well as the... Read more »

Robert Hearons: Rockets aiming for high RPI with tough non-conference schedule

Robert Hearons: Rockets aiming for high RPI with tough non-conference schedule

Robert Hearons, Associate Sports Editor
December 10, 2014
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Eight games into the season, and with a mediocre 4-4 record, many fans of the University of Toledo men’s basketball team are probably wondering one thing. What gives? Last year, the Rockets soared into Mid-American Conference play with an 11-1 non-conference record, that sole loss coming at Kansas. This... Read more »

Toledo men’s basketball team improves to .500 mark with 87-59 victory over Chicago State

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
December 6, 2014
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The Rockets are officially a .500 team, but for the most part didn’t look it in Saturday’s 87-59 victory over Chicago State. Toledo’s men harassed the Cougars all afternoon to kick off a three-game homestand and reach a 4-4 mark for the season. The only negative was a serious issue with ball... Read more »

Robert Hearons: Rockets ran gauntlet this season

Robert Hearons: Rockets ran gauntlet this season

Robert Hearons, Associate Sports Editor
December 2, 2014
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As the old saying goes, it’s not over until the fat lady sings. That’s an adage that the University of Toledo football team was on the wrong end of this season. The big girl broke her silence around halftime of the Rockets’ final regular season game, a blowout 55-16 win over Eastern Michigan... Read more »

UT women win FIU Thanksgiving Classic

UT women win FIU Thanksgiving Classic

Marcus Dodson, Sports Reporter
December 2, 2014
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The University of Toledo women’s basketball team spent Thanksgiving break in sunny Miami, Florida, capping off the FIU Thanksgiving Classic with a 69-54 victory over Arizona in Sunday’s championship matchup. UT (3-2) senior guard Inma Zanoguera was chosen as Tournament MVP for her performance... Read more »

Rockets win 52-16 over Eastern Michigan to secure share of MAC West title

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
November 28, 2014
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YPSILANTI – Before halftime of Friday’s 52-16 victory over Eastern Michigan, the University of Toledo football team knew they were no longer playing for a trip to Detroit. In order for Toledo (8-4, 7-1 MAC) to earn a ticket to the MAC Championship, the Rockets – who dropped their sole conference... Read more »

Toledo men fall to Detroit Mercy in 82-79 shootout

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
November 25, 2014
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The University of Toledo men’s basketball team allowed the University of Detroit Mercy to do something Tuesday night that no visitor has done inside Savage Arena for a very long time. The Rockets let the Titans walk out with a victory. Toledo dropped an 82-79 decision to Detroit to conclude the... Read more »