The Rockets (5-5) were led by Nate Navigato with 16 points, while Tre’Shaun Fletcher added 15.
New deal runs through 2023 for MAC coach of the year.
Rockets host 6-4 Raiders Saturday afternoon.
First of 39 bowl games begins on Saturday.
Smith to choose between Buckeyes and Nittany Lions next month.
A Sporting News report says Kevin Tolbert will not be retained
Rockets have 19 commitments so far in their 2018 class.
MAC will release dates and times for the games later.
Jeppesen and Spelman are 3-time honorees.
Toledo native has eye on winning a national championship.