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Women’s basketball falls short in NCAA tournament

Women’s basketball falls short in NCAA tournament

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
March 21
Filed under Sports

Coming off an impressive MAC tournament run, the University of Toledo women's basketball team headed into their first NCAA tournament in 16 years and looked to advance to the second round. Unfortunately, the Rocket momentum from their conference tournament didn’t transfer to their game against the...

Men’s season ends in DC

Men’s season ends in DC

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
March 21
Filed under Sports

The Rocket men’s basketball team earned a berth in the College Basketball Invitational March 15, where they fell in the first round 73-69 to George Washington University.   Second-year guard Jaelen Sanford led UT with 25 points and three assists. Fourth-year forward Steve Taylor Jr. was...

Men lose in MAC semifinal

Men lose in MAC semifinal

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
March 14
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo men’s basketball team headed into the Mid-American tournament looking to redeem some regular season mistakes and send their senior class out with a memorable ending. The Rockets were able to fend off the Bowling Green Falcons in the first round by a score of 77-62, but then...

Women’s Basketball takes home MAC championship

Women’s Basketball takes home MAC championship

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
March 13
Filed under Sports

By Sam Williams Sports Editor   The University of Toledo women’s basketball team took Cleveland by storm over the weekend. As the No. 6 seed, the women defeated No. 4 seed Northern Illinois University in an unexpected Mid-American Conference women’s basketball championship game.   This...

UT Men blow huge lead in eighth overtime game of the season

UT Men blow huge lead in eighth overtime game of the season

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
February 21
Filed under Sports

  Toledo headed into last night's game against Western Michigan University looking to make up for their 90-74 loss to WMU earlier this season. Unfortunately, the Rockets gave up a massive 15-point lead, losing the game 56-61 in overtime. “Well, obviously an extremely disappointing game,”...

Rockets split against Akron and CMU

Rockets split against Akron and CMU

Jackson Rogers, Associate Sports Editor
February 21
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo women’s basketball team defeated University of Akron by a score of 61-57 on Feb. 15 and lost to Central Michigan University 72-61 on Feb. 18. With the results, the women’s record is now 17-8 overall and 8-6 in Mid-American Conference play. “We just didn’t hang our heads,”...

UT wins at home and away

UT wins at home and away

Jackson Rogers, Associate sports editor
February 14
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo women’s basketball team pulled off a win against Western Michigan on Feb. 8. Third-year guard Jay-Ann Bravo-Harriott and second-year guard Mikaela Boyd combined for 43 points to lead Toledo to a 72-66 victory at WMU’s University Arena. With this win, the Rockets improved...

UT Men lose two games, but bounce back against Eastern Michigan

UT Men lose two games, but bounce back against Eastern Michigan

Justice Sunderland and Sam Williams, Staff Reporter and Sports Editor
February 7
Filed under Sports

    The Rocket men’s basketball team lost two close games on the road last week, falling on Tuesday, Jan. 31 to Ball State 81-80. Then on Saturday, Feb. 4, the Rockets lost the Battle of I-75 to Bowling Green 104-100 in a double-overtime thriller.   UT now stands at 11-12...

Women’s Basketball battles against Buffalo and Ohio

Women’s Basketball battles against Buffalo and Ohio

Kenny Kruse, Staff Reporter
February 7
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo women’s basketball team, now 14-7 (5-5 MAC), took on the defending MAC tournament champion Buffalo Bulls on Feb. 1, defeating them 85-63. On Feb. 4, the Rockets traveled south to tangle with the Ohio Bobcats, losing 61-55. UT put up a tough battle in the first quarter and...

Rocket Men Lose Heartbreaker

Rocket Men Lose Heartbreaker

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
January 31
Filed under Sports

The men’s basketball team lost a nail biter game (74-72) to Northern Illinois University at University of Toledo’s Savage Arena on Jan. 28. The loss came just a couple of days after UT defeated the Ohio Bobcats, one of the top teams in the conference.   Second-year guard Jaelen Sanford...

Toledo suffers big loss to Kent State

Toledo suffers big loss to Kent State

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
January 24
Filed under Uncategorized

The University of Toledo men’s basketball team failed to keep the momentum going after defeating Bowling Green State University Tuesday, as they were destroyed by Kent State University 85-61 on the road on Saturday. The Rockets are now 10-9 and 1-6 in road games this season. The Golden Flashes shot...

UT women drop back-to-back games

UT women drop back-to-back games

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
January 24
Filed under Sports

This past week, the University of Toledo women’s basketball team was defeated in two games by Ohio University and Kent State University with scores of 64-55 and 70-60, respectively. The losses dropped the Rocket record to 12-6 overall and 3-4 in Mid-American Conference play. “Tonight is a disappointing...

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