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
P. Hardwick161-20-01422
J. Holmen155-70-020210
C. Overlander131-50-01123
N. Stojiljkovic70-10-01100
A. Mitchell10-00-00000
J. Patton10-00-00000
Totals 29-6413-2138191474
 45.3%61.9% 
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% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25
 
Other games
MSST 60 Final
CIN 102
UVM 49 Final
CONN 67
MIST 67 Final
KAN 64
AST 54 Final
MIZZ 91
CLST 47 Final
MICH 77
DUKE 75 Final
UK 68
SDCC 57 Final
SDSU 91
UCI 79 Final
UCLA 80