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Williams scores 20 PTs in Toledo’s win over Ohio Christian

December 31, 2016

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Jonathan Williams scored 20 points on 8-for-12 shooting and Jaelan Sanford added 17 as Toledo beat NAIA-member Ohio Christian 98-58 on Friday night.

Williams entered the game as the Mid-American Conference’s second leading scorer at 19.8 points per game. It was his sixth-straight game with at least 20 or more points.

With the score tied at 20, Toledo (7-6) broke the game open going on a 33-9 run in the final 10:46 of the first half and was never challenged. Luke Knapke’s layup with 7:20 to play put Toledo up 90-48.

Toledo outscored the Trailblazers 46-16 in the paint while shooting 22 for 26 from the free throw line compared to just 1-for-3 shooting for Ohio Christian at the line.

Steve Taylor Jr. added 13 points for the Rockets and Nate Navigato chipped in 10.

Marquis Jackson was the only player in double figures with 14 points for Ohio Christian (5-11).