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North Texas vs Lamar

North Texas 74, Lamar 59

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Tony Mitchell had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and North Texas used a big second-half run to beat Lamar 74-59 on Tuesday night in a consolation game in the NIT Season Tip-Off.

The Mean Green led just 45-41 with 14:49 remaining, but Mitchell's 3-pointer keyed a 12-0 run, and North Texas eventually pushed the lead to 70-48 before coasting the rest of the way.

Alzee Williams added 17 points, and Chris Jones had 15 points and seven assists for the Mean Green (1-2), who lost to Division II Alabama-Huntsville in the tournament's opening round.

Donnell Minton scored 15 points to lead Lamar (0-2), which lost to Kansas State in the opening round. Rhon Mitchell added 13 points as the defending Southland Conference tournament champions committed 23 turnovers and made only one 3-pointer.

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North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F286-164-8100218
A. Williams, G376-115-752017
C. Jones, G297-91-127115
J. Williams, G182-72-22326
R. Franklin, G160-11-21021
K. Coleman191-50-17112
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Lamar Cardinals
R. Mitchell, F346-121-460313
A. Wilson, F311-60-14032
S. Brown, F191-72-37124
D. Minor, G304-81-243210
K. Blanks, G32-20-00004
D. Minton376-133-353115
S. Norman142-40-05034
H. Webb131-30-02122
N. Acosta81-10-01012
O. Ebomwonyi71-21-22013
M. Hancock40-20-01000
Totals 25-608-153881859
 41.7%53.3% 
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Hou. Baptist6-1111-16298
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