Toledo at Bowling Green

Toledo scores late to defeat Bowling Green 28-25


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BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) Terrance Owens threw for three touchdowns, including the game-winner with 1:22 remaining, to lead Toledo over Bowling Green 28-25 on Saturday.

The Rockets (5-3, 3-1 Mid-American) blew a 21-0 lead after Bowling Green (5-3, 3-1) scored on Travis Greene's 7-yard run with 5:59 remaining. But Owens led the Rockets down the field, scrambling for 17 yards to the Falcons 11 on third-and-26 before throwing the fourth-down score to Alonzo Russell, who had two TD catches.

The Falcons didn't cross midfield on their final drive. They had rallied from a 21-0 second-quarter deficit with 25 consecutive points, including a 1-yard run by Matt Johnson in the final minute of the first half, a third-quarter field goal and two Greene runs in the fourth quarter.

Kareem Hunt had 114 of Toledo's 242 rushing yards, including a touchdown.

Toledo defeated Bowling Green for the fourth straight time in their ''Battle of I-75.''

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Scoring Summary
TOLEDOKareem Hunt 1 yd run (Jeremiah Detmer kick)
TOLEDOAlonzo Russell 5 yd pass from Terrance Owens (Jeremiah Detmer kick)
TOLEDOBernard Reedy 9 yd pass from Terrance Owens (Jeremiah Detmer kick)
BGREENMatt Johnson 1 yd run (Tyler Tate kick)
BGREENTyler Tate 23 yd FG
BGREENTravis Greene 7 yd run (Alex Bayer 2pt pass from Matt Johnson)
BGREENTravis Greene 7 yd run (Tyler Tate kick)
TOLEDOAlonzo Russell 11 yd pass from Terrance Owens (Jeremiah Detmer kick)
 
Team Stats
 TOLEDOBGREEN
First Downs2119
Third Down Efficiency5-119-15
Fourth Down Efficiency1-11-3
Plays-Net Yards64-37262-343
Rushes-Yds41-24236-135
Passing Yds130208
Kick Return Yds6757
Punt Return Yds00
Passes15-23-017-26-0
Punts2-772-58
Fumbles-Lost1-11-0
Penalties-Yds7-695-34
Time of Poss.31:1228:48
 
Individual Stats
RUSHING
TOLEDO: Kareem Hunt 21-114, David Fluellen 3-61, Terrance Owens 10-59, Damion Jones-Moore 4-12, Team 3--4
BGREEN: Travis Greene 19-96, Matt Johnson 14-29, Ronnie Moore 1-6, Fred Coppet 1-3, Jordan Hopgood 1-1
PASSING
TOLEDO: Terrance Owens 15-23-130-0
BGREEN: Matt Johnson 17-26-208-0
RECEIVING
TOLEDO: Alonzo Russell 8-56, Bernard Reedy 3-60, Kareem Hunt 3-8, Justin Olack 1-6
BGREEN: Heath Jackson 7-72, Shaun Joplin 3-64, Ryan Burbrink 3-20, Alex Bayer 2-35, Jared Cohen 1-12, Tyler Beck 1-5
 
Standings
TeamStandingsConferenceOverall
Toledo1st Mid American West0-00-0
Bowling Green1st Mid American East0-00-0

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