Grambling vs North Texas

North Texas 82, Grambling St. 40


DENTON, Texas (AP) - Chris Jones scored 20 points, leading five North Texas players in double figures, and the Mean Green cruised to an 82-40 victory Tuesday night over winless Grambling State.

Jordan Williams had 15 points, Roger Franklin scored 14, Brandan Walton had 11 points and Tony Mitchell had 10 points and eight rebounds for North Texas (6-5). The hosts shot 49 percent and outscored the Tigers 34-10 in the paint.

The Mean Green led 32-20 at halftime and then put the game out of reach. The final margin of 42 points was the largest of the game.

Peter Roberson and Rondale Livas led Grambling State (0-8) with 12 points apiece. The Tigers shot 31 percent for the game and didn't make a field goal in the final 9:25.

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Grambling Tigers
D. Wheeler, F273-40-03046
P. Roberson, C296-140-070312
R. Livas, G404-133-457312
X. Rogers, G401-111-21343
B. Purvis, G290-33-41033
S. Danridge190-11-42041
R. Higgins161-30-02113
Totals 15-498-1426112240
North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F224-62-481510
K. Hogans, F133-42-44008
A. Williams, G291-40-04102
J. Williams, G285-123-472115
C. Jones, G257-115-645320
B. Walton213-82-241111
R. Franklin205-94-431214
T. Norris150-00-00410
N. Stojiljkovic140-20-26020
A. Edwards130-12-22112
Totals 28-5720-2846161682
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.6-110-1072
Southern U.5-39-12282
Alcorn St.5-38-11301
Jackson St.3-47-13293
Prairie View3-46-15261
Alabama St.3-45-14347
Miss. Val.3-43-17335
Alabama A&M1-61-17351

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern7-014-687
Arkansas St.5-214-674
Georgia St.5-212-7114
Texas St.4-311-8274
Coast. Car.4-39-11186
UL Lafayette3-413-7124
Little Rock3-412-8213
S. Alabama2-59-11227
App. St.1-66-12264
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St. Fran. (Pa) 47 Final
SAMF 50 Final
Kentucky 82
BUCK 61 Final
Syracuse 80
LAM 50 Final
Ohio St 70
C of Char 62 Final
Louisville 69