Western Kentucky vs North Texas

North Texas 84, W. Kentucky 67

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DENTON, Texas (AP) - Tony Mitchell scored 21 points and Roger Franklin added 20 as North Texas downed Western Kentucky 84-67 Thursday night.

North Texas' (10-8) four-point lead at the 16:39 mark of the second half ballooned to a 14-point advantage following a 10-0 run, punctuated by two Tony Mitchell dunks and 0 for 6 shooting by Western Kentucky (5-13) during that span. The Hilltoppers would get no closer than 10 the remainder of the game.

Western Kentucky held one-point leads twice in the game, first at the 17:06 mark and again at the 5:13 mark of the first half. The Hilltoppers were led in scoring by Derrick Gordon with 20 points and Kahlil McDonald contributed 17 points with six rebounds.

North Texas tallied 22 assists to Western Kentucky's eight en route to shooting 56.4 percent from the floor, including 6 for 12 from 3-point range.

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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
V. Zollo, F220-91-24041
G. Fant, F216-112-280414
D. Gordon, G348-140-130320
K. McDonald, G336-143-361117
J. Crook, G264-120-01628
T. Price282-90-08125
T. Akol151-50-03032
K. Kaspar100-30-01000
O. Akamune40-00-00000
N. Snipes40-10-01000
K. Anyigbo30-00-00010
Totals 27-786-84082067
 34.6%75% 
North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F248-93-3131321
C. Jones, G324-131-28719
A. Williams, G321-40-03112
R. Franklin, G316-118-1153220
B. Walton, G243-50-11318
J. Williams236-92-222116
N. Stojiljkovic132-30-22334
T. Norris80-02-21202
F. Robinson81-10-02012
A. Edwards30-00-01000
T. Hall20-00-00010
Totals 31-5516-2341221484
 56.4%69.6% 
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UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Little Rock17-330-542
UL-Monroe15-520-1496
UT-Arlington13-724-11105
UL Lafayette12-819-15156
Ga. Southern10-1014-17243
Georgia St.9-1116-14180
Texas St.8-1215-16238
S. Alabama8-1214-19240
Arkansas St.7-1311-20284
App. St.7-139-22259
Troy4-169-22293
 
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