Wright, who had his second double-double in three games, shot 10 of 13 from the field and made all six free throw shots.
Dayton led by 20 points two minutes into the second half. Toledo closed within 5 points with a minute left to go, but Wright and Jimmy Binnie made free throws to preserve the win.
The Flyers shot 53 percent from the field, while the Rockets shot 48 percent.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
Clemson's Jaron Blossomgame says he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for a final season.