Scores

Final

Kent State 78

(11-8, 2-4 MAC)

Toledo 81

(17-2, 5-1 MAC)

Coverage: ESPN3

6:00 PM ET, January 26, 2014

Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio

1 2 T
KENT 36 4278
TOL 37 4481

Top Performers

Kent State: D. Goodson 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Toledo: J. Weatherspoon 14 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Toledo hangs on for 81-78 win over Kent State

Associated Press

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Justin Drummond scored 15 points, six in the final 4 minutes, as Toledo beat Kent State 81-78 on Sunday.

Kent State's Derek Jackson made two 3-pointers in the final minute, but Julius Brown answered the first make with a layup and made the second of two free throws for an 81-78 advantage with 4 seconds left. Kent State's Kris Brewer missed a long-range 3-pointer at the buzzer.

J.D. Weatherspoon and Brown scored 14 apiece for Toledo (17-2, 5-1 Mid-American Conference). Rian Pearson added 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Rockets.

Kent State (11-8, 2-4) was led by Darren Goodson with 17 points, 16 from Jackson and Brewer had 14.

Another Jackson's basket gave Kent State a 70-68 advantage with 3:37 left. But Toledo rattled of the next six points to start a 9-2 run, taking a 77-72 lead with 1:02 remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
KENT
TOL
Points 78 81
FG Made-Attempted 31-64 (.484) 26-57 (.456)
3P Made-Attempted 7-20 (.350) 2-10 (.200)
FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 27-39 (.692)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 29 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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