NCAA Basketball

Eastern Michigan Eagles (22-13)


Fri. 3/2 Thu. 3/8 Fri. 3/9 Wed. 3/14 Mon. 3/19
@ Toledo 
W 71-69
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vs. Akron 
W 67-58
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@ Toledo 
L 63-64
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vs. Nia 
W 83-65
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@ SamHou 
L 62-69
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Toledo hangs on to beat E. Michigan in a wild ending, 64-63

CLEVELAND (AP) Marreon Jackson scored 26 points and the go-ahead 3-pointer with nine seconds left and No. 2 seed Toledo beat No. 3 seed Eastern Michigan 64-63 Friday night to advance to the Mid-American Conference championship game.

Jackson tied it at 61 with a 3 with 45 seconds left before Eastern Michigan's Paul Jackson made it a two-point advantage 24 seconds later.

On the Eagles' last possession, Kevin McAdoo missed a short shot with three seconds to go. In the ensuing tie-up for the ball with 0.8 seconds left, officials reviewed the play and discovered the clock stopped for 1.9 seconds when the Eagles inbounded the ball after Jackson's final 3 and promptly ended it there.

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Leaders
Points: E. Minnie16.8
Rebounds: J. Thompson IV11.2
Assists: P. Jackson4.6
FG%: J. Thompson IV67.2%
FT%: E. Minnie84.3%
3P%: E. Minnie33.8%
Steals: T. Bond2.4
Blocks: E. Minnie1.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Mid-American Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East
Buffalo 15-3 27-9
Kent State 9-9 17-17
Miami (OH) 8-10 16-18
Bowling Green 7-11 16-16
Ohio 7-11 14-17
Akron 6-12 14-18
West
Toledo 13-5 23-11
Eastern Michigan 11-7 22-13
Ball State 10-8 19-13
Western Michigan 9-9 17-15
Central Michigan 7-11 21-15
Northern Illinois 6-12 13-19
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 71.7 (237)
Rebounds: 10.2 (169)
Assists: 12.9 (227)
FG%: 46.4% (81)
FT%: 68.3% (286)
3P%: 33.5% (252)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 66.8 (44)
Rebounds: 24.9 (201)
Assists: 14.7 (280)
FG%: 40.4% (15)
FT%: 72.3% (241)
3P%: 35.1% (192)
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