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- Brian Nowicki | Rocket Digest08/24/2010
Sunday afternoon Toledo head basketball coach Tod Kowalczyk picked up another commitment for the 2011 recruiting class when Huron (Ann Arbor, MI) High School standout A.J. Mathew made his decision for the Rockets over eleven other offers. Read on for more on A.J's commitment to Toledo.
- Karl Rofkar | Rocket Digest07/27/2010
A few weeks ago I had a chance to sit down with Mike O'Brien, Vice President and Director of Athletics at the University of Toledo. We had the chance to talk about academics, prospects for the upcoming seasons, and a few other topics. Read on for the full Q&A.
- Chris Monter | Gopher Illustrated04/03/2010
Alec Brown, a 7-foot center from Winona (MN) High, is one of the top available big men in the country. Brown helped lead the Winhawks to a back-to-back appearances in the Minnesota State Tournament. He averaged 24 points, 9.5 rebounds and 4.5 blocked shots per game this season and shot 67% from the field. GoldenSports.Net caught up with Brown to learn the latest on his recruitment.
- Brian Nowicki | Rocket Digest03/30/2010
The University of Toledo held a 3:00pm new conference today to announce Tod Kowalczyk as the 18th head men's basketball coach in school history. For more on Tod Kowalczyk and his coaching record, click for the rest of the story.
- Ned Wright | Rocket Digest01/21/2010
The University of Toledo men's basketball team lost a heart-breaker last night 58-54 at Savage Arena before a crowd of 3556. The Northern Illinois Huskies came into town with a 7-8 overall record and 3-0 in the MAC while UT presented 3-14 and 0-3 credentials. Read on for a full recap of the game.
- Ned Wright | Rocket Digest01/14/2010
Despite only trailing 32-30 at halftime in Ypsilanti, MI last night, the Toledo Rockets fell to Eastern Michigan 74-59 after the Eagles went on a 17-0 2nd half run. Rocket Digest Reporter Ned Wright was in attendance. Read on for Ned's recap of the game, including comments from UT head coach Gene Cross.
- Ned Wright | Rocket Digest01/10/2010
The Central Michigan Chippewas invaded Savage Arena yesterday and placed a thorough 59 to 48 drubbing on UT's men's basketball team. It was a rough start to conference play for the Rockets, who fell to 3-12 on the season. Rocket Digest Reporter Ned Wright was in attendance yesterday. Read on for his recap of the game.
- Ned Wright | Rocket Digest01/07/2010
Rocket Digest Reporter Ned Wright used the Jan., 7, 2010 Teleconference to catch up with UT hoops coach Gene Cross to catch up on everything Toledo basketball. Read on to get the latest on UT Hoops, and to find out how YOU can submit a question to be answered by Coach Cross.
- Karl Rofkar | Rocket Digest12/11/2009
Last night the Toledo Rockets defeated IPFW 72-71, winning their 3rd game in the last four tries. Once again the Rockets started the game off slowly, but the UT bench came to the rescue Walk-on Jay Shunnar and freshman Jake Barnett led the way with 16 points each.
- Karl Rofkar | Rocket Digest12/10/2009
The Toledo Rockets hosted Wright State on Bob Nichols Court at Savage Arena Tuesday night with hopes to extend their winning streak to three games. Unfortunately, a rough first half with 14 turnovers did in the Rockets as they lost to Wright State 66-56, despite a 2nd half comeback. Rocket Digest Reporter Karl Rofkar recaps the game.
- Brian Nowicki | Rocket Digest11/20/2009
Over the past week the men's and women's basketball programs at Toledo have been pretty active. The men's team played at Cincinnati Wednesday night, and tonight will take on #2 Michigan State. The Lady Rockets earned victories against Cleveland State and Oakland, and will take on St Peter's this Saturday. Read on for more.
- Brian Nowicki | Rocket Digest11/11/2009
Today marked the start of the early signing period for basketball, and Rocket fans didn't have to wait long to hear about UT's lone commitment. Muskegon, MI basketball star Chris Anderson has signed his NLI (National Letter of Intent) with the University of Toledo. Read on for more on Chris Anderson.
- Brian Nowicki | Rocket Digest11/11/2009
The Rocket men's basketball team and the Lady Rockets have both played their exhibition games and are ready to open their respective 2009-10 basketball seasons. The Lady Rockets open the season Friday night at Savage Arena, while the men open at home on Saturday evening.
- Paul Nelson | Rocket Digest10/22/2009
Tuesday was media day for the University of Toledo men's basketball program. Rocket Digest covered media day and will have content from interviews in the next couple of days. We start our coverage with a photo gallery from the Rocket practice and media day that followed practice. Click on for Paul Nelson's photo coverage of media day.