Toledo at Central Michigan
Records: UT is 5-6; CMU is 4-8
Series: UT leads 43-28
Notes: UT is 3-2 in league openers under coach Tricia Cullop. ... The Rockets have won three of four in McGuirk Arena, including a 76-63 decision a year ago in which they erased a 10-point halftime deficit to avenge an earlier home loss to the Chippewas. The teams played a third time, in the semifinals of the MAC tournament, with CMU pulling out a 66-61 decision. ... UT’s Ana Capotosto is contributing a team-high 15.7 points over the last three contests since returning from injury. ... Senior Niki DiGuilio became CMU’s all-time leading three-point shooter this year and now has 231 career triples. ... DiGuilio averages 14 points. Another guard, Jessica Green, averages 12 points. Forward Jas’Mine Bracey contributes 9.6 points and 9.3 rebounds. ... The Chippewas rank fourth in the country with 9.4 3s per game. ... UT is picked to finish third in the MAC West. CMU is the favorite.
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