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% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-432
La. Tech13-321-8120
Old Dominion10-517-10130
UTEP10-512-15255
Rice9-619-9180
Marshall8-715-13129
UAB8-715-13179
Western Ky.7-813-15224
UT-San Antonio7-812-16281
Charlotte6-912-14233
FAU5-109-17296
So. Miss5-118-20336
North Texas2-138-19330
FIU2-136-22343
 
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