Unfinished Business: Senior Kareem Hunt wants a college degree…and a MAC Championship

September 6th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

By Sasha Mandros, Athletic Communications graduate assistant In many ways, Kareem Hunt’s senior year in college is a matter of unfinished business. Following a junior season in which he rushed for almost 1,000 yards for the second time in his career, Toledo’s star running back had the option of entering the NFL Draft last spring. […] Read more »

Rockets ready to battle for MAC championship

September 6th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

First-year coach Jason Candle has veteran team focused, united in its quest for a championship The more things change, the more they stay the same. At least that’s what fans of the Toledo Rockets are hoping this year. The Rockets have a new head coach, an almost completely new coaching staff and many new faces […] Read more »

Capotosto, Boothe Show the Way

January 28th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni, The Rockets

Capotosto Leads the Rockets in the Right Direction in 2015-16  By Brian DeBenedictis, associate director of athletic communication Luminary, manager, pacesetter. These three adjectives thoroughly describe senior Ana Capotosto. But perhaps most important of all, the fifth-year Rocket is the physical and emotional leader for the Toledo women’s basketball team. She understands the importance of […] Read more »

New Format Has Rockets Looking Forward to 2016 MAC Tournament

January 28th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni, The Rockets

What’s old is what’s new for Mid-American Conference basketball. And UT’s two head coaches are just fine with that. The 2016 MAC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments, held annually at Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena, will return to a playoff format that was in place from 2000-11. Following first-round games at campus sites for both the […] Read more »

Marmot Boca Raton Bowl 2015 in Pictures

January 28th, 2016 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni, The Rockets, Uncategorized

Nearly 900 alumni and friends  – from 16 states and the District of Columbia – attended the University of Toledo Alumni Association’s Kickoff Bash prior to the Rockets’ convincing win over Temple University in the Marmot Boca Raton Bowl on Dec. 22.  UT President Dr. Sharon Gaber welcomed the huge throng to the pre-game event […] Read more »

The GoDaddy Bowl in Pictures

January 29th, 2015 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

The University of Toledo Rockets completed a very successful campaign with a 63-44 victory over Arkansas State on Sunday, Jan. 4 in the GoDaddy Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. The bowl experience included a pre-game event for 600 alumni and friends who came from 15 states and the District of Columbia, six student busses, and memorable […] Read more »

UT Basketball ’14 – ’15

November 25th, 2014 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

Justin Drummond’s SparkCing Rockets On the Court and Aiding Young People in Community Justin Drummond is a man with a plan. He has an eye on his future both on and off the court. As a senior co-captain for the Toledo men’s basketball team, Drummond’s goal is to help the Rockets win another Mid-American Conference […] Read more »

Greg Mancz: Keeping His Head Above the Crowd

August 27th, 2014 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

In the world of sports, flash and self-promotion are everywhere. We are reminded of this every time we flip on the television or tune into sports radio. Unfortunately, you don’t always hear about the student-athlete who does it the right way. The kind who goes to class, gets good grades and volunteers his time with […] Read more »

Motivated Rockets Enter 2014 With a New Sense of Focus

August 27th, 2014 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

Over the past several seasons, the Toledo Rockets have featured very good teams that one way or another fell short of their goal, that is, a MAC Championship title. The 2013 campaign fit this pattern. The Rockets lost a late-season contest vs. Northern Illinois that would have clinched a trip to the MAC Championship Game […] Read more »

Rocketman Headcovers Now Available

August 26th, 2013 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

The newest, coolest thing for your golf bag is now available! The women’s golf team at the University is selling Rocketman headcovers for $30 each (includes tax) as a major fundraiser for the  program.  The Rocketman covers are being sold at The Rocket Shop in Savage Arena, The PIT and Belmont Country Club.  They may […] Read more »

The Military Bowl : A Story in Pictures

January 30th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in The Rockets

Special thanks to UT Photographer Dan Miller, as well as Rocket fans Jeff Traudt, Ernie Brancheau and Patrick Ng for the pictures. Did you like this? Share it: Read more »

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