Toledo 73, Bowling Green 59

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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP)—Keith Triplett scored 22 points as Toledo used a second-half surge to defeat Bowling Green 73-59.

Sammy Villegas added 16 and Nick Moore 13 for the Rockets (10-11 overall, 4-7 Mid-American Conference).

Cory Ryan scored 22 and John Reimold 10 for the Falcons (10-11, 6-7).

Reimold had been averaging 15.7 points per game. Kevin Netter, the Falcons’ leading scorer with a 16.1-point average, was held to five.

Villegas and Moore both made 3-pointers during an 11-2 run that stretched Toledo’s lead to 59-48 with 5:44 to play. The margin never went below seven points after that.

Bowling Green led 28-23 at halftime. Toledo took the lead at 43-41 with 12:14 left on a 3-pointer by Moore and never trailed again.

The Rockets were 14-for-28 fro 50 percent from the field in the second half while limiting the Falcons to 9-for-23 for 39.1 percent.

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