Toledo seems to be to increase streak vs Miami


Miami (8-8, 5-6) versus Toledo (16-6, 11-3)

Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Toledo is aiming for its 14th consecutive head-to-head series win against Miami. In its last 13 wins against the RedHawks, Toledo has averaged 10 points. Miami’s last win in the series was a 55:47 win on February 10, 2010.

SUPER SENIORS: Miami has relied heavily on its seniors. Mekhi Lairy, Dalonte Brown, James Beck and Isaiah Coleman-Lands together have scored 57 percent of the team’s rating and 61 percent of all RedHawks points in the team’s last five games this year.

SPARKING THE OFFENSE: Marreon Jackson has scored or supported 48 percent of all Toledo field goals in the last three games. Jackson has scored 20 field goals and 20 assists in those games.

POINTS HAPPENING: The rockets have recently used tools to create baskets more frequently than the RedHawks. Toledo has backed 42 out of 83 field goals (50.6 percent) in the last three games, while Miami have backed 32 out of 78 field goals (41 percent) in the last three games.

DID YOU KNOW THAT: The Toledo Offensive has scored 80.5 points per game this season, leading the Rockets to 26th place among Division 1 teams. The Miami defense gave the opponents 72.4 points per game (rank 216).


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