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Toledo rallies to top Eastern 33-21

Rockets hand Eagles first loss of season


Keith Currie

EWU’s Tevin McDonald makes a stop on a Toledo player in Saturday’s loss.

After challenging the Toledo Rockets and beating them off the launch pad, Eastern Washington ran out of fuel in a 33-21 nonconference loss last Saturday at the Glass Bowl in the Ohio city along Lake Erie.

The Mid American Conference Football Bowl Subdivision Rockets (1-2) played a turnover-free game in handing the Big Sky Conference Eagles (2-1) their first defeat of the season. While Eastern’s two turnovers – a fumble and an interception – didn’t lead to Toledo points, the two miscues seemed to certainly stall hot starting Eastern from conquering their second FBS opponent.

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