New Orleans vs North Texas

North Texas 78, New Orleans 47


DENTON, Texas (AP) - Tony Mitchell scored 15 points and North Texas shot 52.5 percent in a 78-47 victory over New Orleans on Tuesday night.

Chris Jones added 12 points and Alzee Williams 11 for the Mean Green (7-6), who have won five of six. Kedrick Hogans grabbed a game-high eight rebounds.

Lovell Cook scored 16 points to pace the Privateers (9-5), whose six-game winning streak was snapped. Antonio Wertz added 15 points.

The Mean Green converted 31 of 59 shots to 18 of 52 (34.6 percent) for New Orleans.

The Mean Green trailed 15-14 midway through the first half. But North Texas turned the momentum when, leading 25-22, it used a 13-1 run over final 3:30 to forge a 38-23 lead at halftime. The Privateers never got within double figures the rest of the way.

New Orleans, which is transitioning to Division II, plays back-to-back with a game Wednesday night at Colorado.

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New Orleans Privateers
A. Wertz, F316-82-360215
L. Cook, F296-104-472016
D. Williams, G200-40-00200
B. Knight, G181-20-03132
M. Banchy, G100-20-00010
G. Varmall221-73-42016
R. Nelson200-40-03310
A. Holmes172-60-00014
L. Harmon142-50-01034
B. Canady110-30-13000
C. Barnes20-10-00000
C. Costanza20-00-00000
B. James20-00-00000
J. Lafont20-00-00000
Totals 18-529-122781247
North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F234-57-862415
K. Hogans, F152-40-08114
A. Williams, G284-52-331011
C. Jones, G256-110-052112
J. Williams, G234-80-03128
T. Norris252-32-22226
B. Walton181-60-04032
N. Stojiljkovic143-50-01116
R. Franklin133-61-24117
J. Holmen100-41-23001
A. Edwards62-22-22116
Totals 31-5915-1942121678
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans4-19-7125
Sam Houston4-213-6143
SE Louisiana4-211-8262
SF Austin3-28-9291
C. Arkansas3-24-14244
Hou. Baptist3-37-9203
Texas A&M-CC2-39-7211
Nicholls St.2-39-9134
McNeese St.2-35-11249
Abil Chr.2-48-9340
Incarn Word2-47-10316
Nwestern St.1-47-9321

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern5-012-681
Coast. Car.4-19-9193
Arkansas St.3-212-673
Georgia St.3-210-7133
Texas St.3-210-7288
UL Lafayette2-312-6122
Little Rock2-311-7208
S. Alabama2-39-9217
App. St.1-46-10252
Other games
PITT 59 Final
ND 72
Md-E Shr 42 Final
Virginia 69
Wisc 64 Final
Nebraska 40