Post-Game Notes (following Toledo's 69-64 win at NIU)
- Toledo posted its first win in DeKalb since 2007 and now holds a 40-23 lead in its all-time series vs. Northern Illinois.
- The Rockets posted their first win in nine games this season when trailing with five minutes remaining.
- Toledo won its second game in nine decisions when scoring under 70 points.
- UT is now 7-2 when holding its opponent under 70 points.
- Junior G Rian Pearson's streak of 18 straight free throws ended in the first half. Pearson came up with four steals for his second-high total of the season.
- Senior G Dominique Buckley took over the team lead with a 90.3 FT%. He narrowly leads junior F Matt Smith, who had a streak of 22 straight free throws end today. Smith is now shooting 89.8% from the line.
- Sophomore G Julius Brown connected for a season-high three trey and registered his seventh 20-point of the season.
- Freshman C Nathan Boothe shot a season-high six free throw attempts.
- Junior C Richard Wonnell tied his season best with four rebounds. He also made both of his free throws to equal a career besta