Scores

Final

Bowling Green 21

(4-8, 3-5 MAC)

Toledo 31

(5-7, 3-5 MAC)

7:00 PM ET, November 21, 2006

Glass Bowl, TOLEDO, OH

1 2 3 4 T
BGSU 0 7 7 721
TOL 7 14 7 331

Top Performers

Passing: A. Turner (BGSU) - 213 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: J. Parmele (TOL) - 20 CAR, 124 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: C. Partridge (BGSU) - 14 REC, 161 YDS, 1 TD

Toledo 31, Bowling Green 21

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Barry Church's 31-yard interception return gave Toledo a 21-0 first-half lead and the Rockets held on for a 31-21 victory over Bowling Green on Tuesday.

Jalen Parmele's 7-yard run put the Rockets (5-7, 3-5 Mid-American) ahead 7-0 with 2:57 left in the first quarter. Aaron Opelt scored from the 1-yard line with 8:08 left in the half to give Toledo a two-touchdown lead. Church's interception of Tyler Sheehan's pass gave Toledo its biggest lead. Bowling Green's Anthony Turner hit Corey Partidge with a 6-yard pass to pull within two touchdowns at the half.

In the second half, Opelt scored on another run while Ken Brantley caught two Turner passes for touchdowns for Bowling Green (4-8, 3-5).

Parmele gained 125 yards in 20 carries for Toledo. Turner had 21 completions in 35 attempts for 213 yards and three touchdowns for the Falcons.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
BGSU
TOL
1st Downs2016
Total Yards322315
Passing246107
Rushing76208
Penalties4-276-60
3rd Down Conversions6-176-13
4th Down Conversions3-50-1
Turnovers10
Possession29:5330:07

Passing Leaders

Bowling GreenC/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
Sheehan3/7334.701-
Turner21/352136.130-
ToledoC/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
Cochran5/66310.500-
Opelt4/6335.500-

Rushing Leaders

Bowling GreenCARYDSAVGTDLG
Macon6315.2013
Turner12191.607
ToledoCARYDSAVGTDLG
Parmele201246.2133
Opelt14765.4246

Receiving Leaders

Bowling GreenRECYDSAVGTDLG
Partridge1416111.5126
Brantley II44611.5221
ToledoRECYDSAVGTDLG
Moore24221.0029
Hopkins22613.0019

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERBGSUTOL
TD2:57JALEN PARMELE 7 YD RUN (ALEX STEIGERWALD KICK)
Drive info: 3 plays, 46 yards.
07
SECOND QUARTERBGSUTOL
TD8:08AARON OPELT 1 YD RUN (ALEX STEIGERWALD KICK)
Drive info: 16 plays, 71 yards.
014
TD6:56BARRY CHURCH 31 YD INTERCEPTION RETURN (ALEX STEIGERWALD KICK)021
TD0:14COREY PARTRIDGE 6 YD PASS FROM ANTHONY TURNER (SEAN ELLIS KICK)
Drive info: 6 plays, 34 yards.
721
THIRD QUARTERBGSUTOL
TD10:02AARON OPELT 1 YD RUN (ALEX STEIGERWALD KICK)
Drive info: 7 plays, 69 yards.
728
TD0:35KENNETH BRANTLEY II 21 YD PASS FROM ANTHONY TURNER (SEAN ELLIS KICK)
Drive info: 7 plays, 58 yards.
1428
FOURTH QUARTERBGSUTOL
FG11:25ALEX STEIGERWALD 28 YD FG
Drive info: 8 plays, 58 yards.
1431
TD6:14KENNETH BRANTLEY II 9 YD PASS FROM ANTHONY TURNER (SEAN ELLIS KICK)
Drive info: 12 plays, 84 yards.
2131