Western Kentucky vs North Texas

W. Kentucky 70, North Texas 59

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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
 45%69.2% 
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
 33.9%65.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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