North Texas vs Florida Atlantic

FAU 86, North Texas 81

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Raymond Taylor and Kore White scored 23 points each as Florida Atlantic erased a 19-point second-half deficit and defeated North Texas 86-81 in double overtime Saturday night.

The Owls (11-14, 7-5 Sun Belt Conference) also overcame 22 points, 20 rebounds and six blocked shots by Tony Mitchell of the Mean Green (14-11, 7-5). The freshman forward is the seventh player this season to get at least 20 points and 20 rebounds in one game.

Shavor Richardson's 3-pointer with 57 seconds left in the second overtime gave the Owls an 84-79 lead.

FAU's first lead of the game came in overtime, at 73-71, but North Texas tied it at 73 with 56 seconds left.

Jacob Holman, who scored a career-high 20 points, helped North Texas build a 48-29 lead with 14:44 remaining in regulation before FAU came back. Taylor's 3-pointer with 27 seconds left tied the game at 66.

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North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F465-1112-15205322
J. Holmen, F439-162-240520
A. Williams, G464-74-652112
B. Walton, G424-72-263411
R. Franklin, G405-112-680412
N. Stojiljkovic120-20-21010
T. Hall100-20-02010
T. Norris91-22-21014
A. Edwards20-00-01010
Totals 28-5824-3548102181
 48.3%68.6% 
Florida Atlantic Owls
K. Penn, F50-00-00020
A. Tucker, G424-62-336411
R. Taylor, G418-184-843323
P. Bertone, G314-101-265311
G. Gantt, G182-110-01106
K. White429-165-891423
D. Mavin311-70-66252
S. Richardson161-40-01213
J. McCoy151-10-00022
A. Mattison72-41-15005
O. Grier20-10-00000
J. Floyd00-00-01000
Totals 32-7813-2842202486
 41%46.4% 
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App. St.9-1112-17250
S. Alabama9-1112-21275
UALR8-1213-18276
Texas St.7-1314-17236
Arkansas St.6-1411-18277
Troy5-1510-19313

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UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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