Miami at Toledo
■ Time: 2 p.m.
■ Records: MU is 4-9, 0-2 MAC; UT is 6-7, 1-1
■ TV: BCSN
■ Radio: 1230
■ Series: UT leads 32-25
■ Notes: UT has won 19 straight against MAC East opponents and five in a row against Miami. ... The RedHawks are in a transitional phase under first-year coach Cleve Wright, who went 233-100 at Division II Gannon. Gone from last year’s 19-13 team are Courtney Osborn and Kirsten Olowinski, who combined for 32.2 points and 14 rebounds. ... Miami has dropped four of five, including a 97-79 decision Thursday at Ohio. Jillian Spurlock, who is averaging 9.1 points and 3.4 rebounds, finished with 20 points and eight boards. ... Hannah Robertson’s 13.4 points marks the only double-digit total on the team. ... UT survived a scare Thursday, watching its 18-point lead dwindle to two before Northern Illinois’ Danny Pulliam missed a layup at the buzzer. A three-point play by UT’s Andola Dortch keyed the win, which ended a three-game losing streak. ... UT ranks second in the MAC with a plus-3.46 turnover margin.
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