Eastern Michigan vs Toledo

Toledo 60, E. Michigan 52

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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Rian Pearson scored 29 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead Toledo to a 60-52 win over Eastern Michigan on Saturday night.

Toledo (11-10, 7-3 Mid-American Conference) extended its win streak to five games. The Rockets are now in a first place tie in the MAC's West Division with Western Michigan, which lost to Ball State 65-62 on Saturday.

Pearson recorded his second double-double of the season for Toledo, shooting 8 of 16 from the floor and 13 of 19 from the free throw line. Dominique Buckley finished with 13 points.

Eastern Michigan cut the Rockets' lead to 45-43 on Jalen Ross' 3-pointer with 3:59 left in the second half. But Toledo answered with a 3-pointer by Buckley and Pearson later made two free throws with 51 seconds remaining to give it a 53-46 advantage.

Daylen Harrison scored 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for the Eagles (11-12, 4-5).

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Eastern Michigan Eagles
J. Harris, F131-40-03002
G. Bryant, F114-101-21049
D. Riley, C323-60-013016
D. Harrison, G336-156-7102019
J. Ross, G182-60-04035
A. Strickland240-10-01120
J. Sims211-21-21033
D. Thompson212-120-00036
A. Harper201-20-02342
M. Balkema80-10-03030
Totals 20-598-114362352
 33.9%72.7% 
Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F313-63-34129
N. Boothe, C282-90-07144
J. Brown, G361-103-43825
D. Buckley, G364-91-530113
J. Lemons, G150-00-00010
R. Pearson368-1613-19142129
R. Holliday110-10-00110
R. Wonnell70-10-01000
Totals 18-5220-3136131260
 34.6%64.5% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-526-934
Ohio11-723-1281
Kent St.10-819-13124
Buffalo10-820-1591
Miami (Ohio)6-1213-20195
Bowling Green5-1316-18201
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-821-14179
C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
Toledo8-1017-15182
W. Michigan7-1113-19203
 
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