Scores

Final OT

Toledo 76

(16-9, 10-6 MAC)

Bowling Green 79

(13-13, 8-7 MAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 25, 2004

    Anderson Arena, Bowling Green, Ohio

    1 2 OT T
    TOL 38 31 776
    BGSU 35 34 1079

    Bowling Green 79, Toledo 76 (OT)

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Keith Triplett scored 29 points and Ricardo Thomas had 16 to lead Toledo to a 93-84 win over Western Michigan on Saturday.

    Triplett hit eight of 10 free throws and made 3 of 6 3-pointers. Justin Ingram had 14 points and five assists for the Rockets (17-9, 11-6 Mid-American Conference).

    Western Michigan (21-4, 13-3) led 42-40 at the half after the two teams tied seven times. Toledo jumped out ahead at the start of the second half, going on a 6-0 run. After Western Michigan tied it up for the sixth time, 68-68 with 7:48 remaining, Toledo went on an 18-6 run to stay ahead for good.

    Western Michigan had 22 fouls compared with 13 for Toledo and made 16-of-17 free throws while Toledo made 20-of-25.

    Ben Reed led Western Michigan with 26 points, five rebounds and three assists. Anthony Kann had 16 points, seven rebounds and three assists.

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