Western Kentucky vs North Texas

W. Kentucky 70, North Texas 59


DENTON, Texas (AP) - Jamal Crook and George Fant led a balanced scoring effort with 14 points apiece to lead Western Kentucky past North Texas 70-59 on Thursday night.

Western Kentucky (13-11, 7-6 Sun Belt) went on a 16-6 run over the final 4 minutes to break open a tight contest.

Fant also had eight rebounds and three blocked shots. Brandon Harris scored 10 points, including three 3-pointers.

North Texas (8-17, 3-11) had four players combine to score 58 of its points.

Alzee Williams scored 17, Jordan Williams scored 15, Tony Mitchell scored 14 and Roger Franklin had 12. Mitchell also had 13 rebounds.

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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
G. Fant, F346-162-381314
A. Rostov, C152-30-05134
T. Price, G353-101-24319
J. Crook, G275-83-463114
B. Harris, G223-51-241210
K. Kaspar222-62-22216
C. Dickerson151-20-01013
O. Akamune134-60-02138
K. Anyigbo111-30-03012
S. Drane60-10-00000
Totals 27-609-1338121670
North Texas Mean Green
R. Franklin, F335-152-371212
T. Mitchell, F283-107-8130414
A. Williams, G387-103-511117
J. Williams, G375-192-360315
P. Hardwick, G330-10-05420
K. Coleman170-11-42031
C. Overlander70-20-00010
N. Stojiljkovic70-10-00010
Totals 20-5915-233961759
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
Western Ky.12-620-12117
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
So. Miss4-149-20283
Other games
IND 72 Final
ILL 74
NCST 85 Final
MIZZ 68 Final
COLO 48 Final
ORE 47
PEP 56 Final