North Texas vs Arkansas State

Arkansas St. 75, North Texas 66

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JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Cameron Golden scored 18 points, Ed Townsel chipped in with 15 and Arkansas State erased an 11-point second-half deficit to force overtime and eventually come out on top, defeating North Texas 75-66 on Saturday night.

Arkansas State (14-8, 8-5 Sun Belt) sprinted through the finish line in overtime, outscoring the Mean Green 16-7 to earn the victory.

The Red Wolves struggled from beyond the arc, making only 8 of 28 attempts from 3-point range and shot only 34.4 percent from the floor overall.

Jordan Williams led North Texas (8-16, 3-10) with 18 points and eight rebounds. Tony Mitchell had 14 points and nine rebounds and Roger Franklin chipped in with seven points and 10 rebounds.

Brandon Peterson didn't score a point for Arkansas State, going 0 for 7, but did grab 14 rebounds and block two shots.

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North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F446-170-391314
A. Williams, G422-106-831210
J. Williams, G396-153-481418
R. Franklin, G333-91-210057
P. Hardwick, G322-41-22355
N. Stojiljkovic211-31-23024
C. Overlander92-31-21146
K. Coleman51-20-03022
Totals 23-6313-234272766
 36.5%56.5% 
Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F310-70-214100
T. Finn, G423-126-663114
E. Townsel, G413-128-1052115
C. Golden, G236-132-641218
M. Hooten, G101-30-01002
K. Washington252-46-911110
R. Dickerson223-41-21258
R. Worsham162-60-00044
K. Downs152-30-04124
Totals 22-6423-3544111675
 34.4%65.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
Western Ky.12-620-12117
UAB12-620-16129
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
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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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.15-525-1053
Ga. Southern14-622-9113
UL-Monroe14-624-14132
UL Lafayette13-722-14143
UT-Arlington10-1016-15185
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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