Troy vs North Texas

North Texas 87, Troy 65


DENTON, Texas (AP) - Chris Jones scored 21 points, dished out 10 assists and fell one rebound shy of a triple-double as North Texas emerged from a halftime tie for an 87-65 victory over Troy on Saturday.

Jones fell one rebound short of the program's first triple-double since 1993. There were only six such efforts in the NCAA this season entering Saturday's play.

He scored in double figures for the eighth time in the past nine games. It was the fifth time he had scored 20 or more points this season.

Jordan Williams scored a career-high 19 points for North Texas (8-7, 1-1 Sun Belt West), including three 3-pointers. Niko Stojiljkovic contributed 10 rebounds, helping North Texas to a 47-36 advantage.

Troy (5-8, 0-2 Sun Belt East) got 13 points from Emil Jones.

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Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F181-32-25024
E. Jones, G326-130-002413
J. Wright, G293-102-25229
R. Scott, G284-130-060010
W. Weathers, G243-123-435310
A. Jones194-121-230010
R. Chambers180-20-07040
D. Clark163-40-02018
S. Cunningham160-41-23121
Totals 24-739-1236101865
North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F323-60-08146
C. Jones, G338-132-2910221
A. Williams, G335-102-242012
B. Walton, G293-91-242110
R. Franklin, G244-72-382310
J. Williams188-130-120219
N. Stojiljkovic153-31-210407
T. Norris70-20-02000
A. Edwards51-10-00022
J. Holmen40-10-00000
Totals 35-658-1247211487
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.15-525-1053
Ga. Southern14-622-9113
UL Lafayette13-722-14143
App. St.9-1112-17250
S. Alabama9-1112-21275
Texas St.7-1314-17236
Arkansas St.6-1411-18277
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UConn 83
Louisville 62 Final
Kentucky 69
Iowa 72 Final
Wisc 65
YALE 70 Final
Florida 90
PROV 40 Final
Utah St 64 Final
Miss St 66
Mich St 68 Final
Nebraska 55
St Joe's 69 Final
NDK 58 Final
Kansas 84
Ohio St 70 Final
Indiana 74
CREI 68 Final
Wich St 61
UNLV 74 Final
Hawaii 69