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.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans13-520-12154
Texas A&M-CC12-624-12159
Hou. Baptist12-617-14176
SF Austin12-618-15203
Sam Houston10-821-13195
Lamar10-819-15232
SE Louisiana9-916-16249
Nicholls St.7-1114-17253
Abil Chr.7-1113-16289
Nwestern St.7-1113-16306
Incarn Word7-1112-17303
C. Arkansas7-118-24311
McNeese St.4-147-22315
 
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