TOLEDO, Ohio -- Rian Pearson notched a double-double and Toledo went on a 5-0 run in the game's final minute to seal a 77-73 comeback win over Ohio on Wednesday night, snapping a three-game losing skid for the Rockets.
Down 73-72 with 1:08 to play, Curtis Dennis' three-point play pulled the Rockets (11-13, 3-7 Mid-American Conference) ahead for good. The Bobcats then missed two jumpers and turned the ball over once down the stretch, and Matt Smith clinched the win for Toledo with a pair of foul shots in the game's final second.
Toledo outrebounded Ohio 43-32, and outscored the Bobcats 36-20 in the paint.
Pearson finished with 18 points and a career-high 16 rebounds, and Smith also tallied 18 points for the Rockets.
D.J. Cooper also had 18 points to lead the Bobcats (19-5, 7-3), who had a six-game winning streak snapped in defeat.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.