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 Orleans13-520-12154
Texas A&M-CC12-624-12159
Hou. Baptist12-617-14176
SF Austin12-618-15203
Sam Houston10-821-13195
SE Louisiana9-916-16249
Nicholls St.7-1114-17253
Abil Chr.7-1113-16289
Nwestern St.7-1113-16306
Incarn Word7-1112-17303
C. Arkansas7-118-24311
McNeese St.4-147-22315

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
Other games
PITT 59 Final
ND 72
Md-E Shr 42 Final
Virginia 69
Wisc 64 Final
Nebraska 40