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-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.7-017-329
La. Tech6-114-6178
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
UT-San Antonio4-29-10294
Old Dominion4-311-8144
UTEP3-35-13339
Rice3-413-7167
Charlotte3-49-9229
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans6-111-7166
Sam Houston6-215-6132
SE Louisiana5-212-8262
Lamar4-312-8265
SF Austin4-39-10235
Nicholls St.3-410-10157
Incarn Word3-48-10305
McNeese St.3-46-12244
C. Arkansas3-44-16268
Hou. Baptist3-57-11226
Nwestern St.2-48-9325
Texas A&M-CC2-59-9255
Abil Chr.2-58-10328
 
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MVSU 60 Final
CINCY 102
UVM 49 Final
UCONN 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
UCIRV 79 Final
UCLA 80