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BGSU hounded by Eagles; UT’s road woes at WMU continue

1/9/2014
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Officials break up a skirmish between Bowling Green State University and Eastern Michigan University players during a basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 at the Stroh Center in Bowling Green.

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Officials break up a skirmish between Bowling Green State University and Eastern Michigan University players during a basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 at the Stroh Center in Bowling Green.
Officials break up a skirmish between Bowling Green State University and Eastern Michigan University players during a basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 at the Stroh Center in Bowling Green.

BGSU hounded by Eagles, shooting woes

The Bowling Green State University men’s basketball team knew it would be a struggle offensively Wednesday night.

The Falcons knew points would not come easily in their Mid-American Conference opener against Eastern Michigan and the Eagles’ difficult zone defense. That’s why a game-long shooting struggle doomed Bowling Green to a 56-51 loss to EMU at the Stroh Center. READ MORE.

 

UT’s road woes at WMU continue

Next time it visits here the University of Toledo basketball team should considering shaking things up and doing something different.

Maybe take an alternate route, navigating the back roads if needed. Maybe suit up in the hotel instead of the locker room. For that matter, maybe stay in a different hotel.

The routine for this road trip to Western Michigan simply is not working, a claim supported by an 87-76 loss at University Arena, Toledo’s seventh in a row. READ MORE.