Bruce Gradkowski threw five TD passes and Trinity Dawson rushed for 132 yards, leading the Rockets to a 45-13 victory over the Miners in the GMAC Bowl.
Toledo and UTEP both bring high-powered offenses to the GMAC Bowl, but a more balanced attack gives the Rockets the edge.
Texas-El Paso will play Toledo of the Mid-American Conference in the GMAC Bowl on Dec. 21.
Bruce Gradkowski threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Chris Hopkins in the second overtime to lift Toledo to a 44-41 victory over Bowling Green.
RB James Davis and QB Jay Cutler are on the rise this week, but Marques Hagans has taken a hit, writes Todd McShay.
Garret Wolfe rushed for 177 yards and two touchdowns, and Northern Illinois defeated Toledo 35-17 Wednesday night to create a three-way tie atop the Mid-American Conference West Division.
Toledo 30, Ohio 21
Toledo 38, Buffalo 15
Toledo 34, Ball State 14
Toledo 30, Eastern Michigan 3
Paul Williams caught a touchdown pass and returned a blocked punt for a score, and Tyrone Culver returned a fumble for another touchdown in Fresno State's 44-14 victory over Toledo on Tuesday night.
Toledo 42, Temple 17
Toledo 56, Western Michigan 23
Toledo 62, Western Illinois 14
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