(3-9, 2-6 MAC)
(8-4, 7-1 MAC)
2:00 PM ET, November 26, 2010
Glass Bowl, Toledo, OH
Passing: T. Owens (TOL) - 304 YDS, 3 TD
Rushing: Z. Tipton (CMU) - 9 CAR, 24 YDS, 2 TD
Receiving: E. Page (TOL) - 12 REC, 127 YDS, 2 TD
TOLEDO, Ohio -- Wide receiver Eric Page caught two touchdown passes, threw a TD pass and returned two kickoffs for scores to lead Toledo to a 42-31 win over Central Michigan on Friday.
Quarterback Terrance Owens was 24 for 32 for a career-high 304 yards and three touchdowns and caught a 28-yard TD pass from Page.
The Rockets (8-4, 7-1 Mid-American Conference) snapped a five-game losing streak against the Chippewas (3-9, 2-6), the defending conference champions.
Toledo jumped out to a 28-7 lead on Owens' 3 TD passes -- 75 yards to Kenny Stafford and 9 and 25 yards to Page -- and Page's first kickoff return of 99 yards.
After the Chippewas scored 10 points, Page returned another kickoff 95 yards for a TD.
Central Michigan blocked a punt to make it 35-24, then Page hit Owens with 10:39 to go.
With its first winning record since 2005, Toledo is hoping for its first bowl bid since 2005.