Buffalo vs Toledo

Buffalo 72, Toledo 65


TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Titus Robinson scored 14 points and Buffalo overcame a double-digit deficit with a strong finish to beat Toledo 72-65 on Saturday night.

Mitchell Wyatt almost had a double-double with nine points and 13 rebounds for the Bulls (14-6, 7-2 Mid-American Conference), who extended their winning streak to six games and won their third straight conference game on the road. Javon McCrea had 12 points.

Buffalo trailed the Rockets 46-33 with 17:06 left in the game when Rian Pearson knocked down a jumper. But the Bulls outscored Toledo 22-9 over a span of 10 minutes, tying the game at 55-55 on Robinson's layup.

The Rockets regained the lead at 65-62 on Curtis Dennis' jumper with 2:44 left. But Buffalo closed the game on a 10-0 run, keyed by Dave Barnett's 3-pointer and clutch free throw shooting down the stretch.

Pearson finished with 26 points and eight rebounds for Toledo (10-13, 2-7).

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Buffalo Bulls
M. Watt, F324-111-313449
J. McCrea, F204-104-780412
A. Nuiriankh, F183-50-02028
J. Oldham, G352-31-29626
Z. Filzen, G271-90-03203
D. Barnett212-60-02325
T. Watson II192-44-42219
T. Robinson156-82-250314
C. Downing82-21-33015
X. Ford50-31-21001
Totals 26-6114-2350171972
Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F222-50-04046
R. Wonnell, F211-30-01042
R. Pearson, G3710-226-982426
J. Brown, G313-83-439110
D. Buckley, G291-30-01223
R. Holliday262-43-66119
C. Dennis253-122-23119
D. Dear70-10-03030
A. Mathew20-00-00000
Totals 22-5814-2132152065
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N. Illinois0-06-4204
W. Michigan0-06-4169
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