North Texas vs South Alabama

South Alabama 69, North Texas 57

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Mychal Ammons scored 18 points Saturday night to lead South Alabama to a 69-57 victory over North Texas in Sun Belt Conference play.

The Jaguars (16-10, 13-5) avenged an earlier 66-56 loss at North Texas (11-19, 6-13).

Ammons, who was 8-of-13 shooting, got scoring help from Antoine Allen (12 points) and 10 points each from Javier Carter and Wendell Wright. Wright, who came off the bench for his 10, was 6 for 6 at the foul line, which helped prove decisive.

So did Augustine Rubit's 15 rebounds and Antoine Allen's three 3-pointers. South Alabama was only 4 for 17 on treys, but North Texas hit just 1 of 11 from long range.

The Jaguars also made 15 of 16 free throws. North Texas was just 10 of 21 at the stripe.

Tony Mitchell had an 11-point, 11-rebound double-double for North Texas. Alzee Williams scored 15 points.

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North Texas Mean Green
R. Franklin, G354-130-06048
T. Mitchell, F344-92-4111211
J. Williams, G323-183-47039
A. Williams, G296-123-430015
P. Hardwick, G281-50-12122
C. Jones, G201-61-41623
K. Coleman, F102-20-01024
N. Stojiljkovic, F72-31-41005
C. Overlander, G40-00-01000
A. Mitchell, G10-00-00000
Total 23-6810-213981557
 33.8%47.6% 
South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F313-133-315019
J. Carter, F304-82-2120210
A. Allen, G264-111-252212
M. Ammons, G268-131-151418
D. Conner, G170-20-00140
T. Anderson, G253-60-02226
W. Wright, G222-36-653110
B. Stevens III, G170-32-21022
V. Juricek, F51-20-01012
G. Magee, F10-10-00000
Total 25-6215-164891969
 40.3%93.8% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-432
La. Tech13-421-9120
Old Dominion11-518-10130
UTEP11-513-15255
Rice10-620-9180
Marshall9-716-13129
UAB8-715-13179
Western Ky.7-913-16224
UT-San Antonio7-912-17281
Charlotte6-1012-15233
FAU6-1010-17296
So. Miss6-119-20336
North Texas2-148-20330
FIU2-146-23343

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington12-322-634
Georgia St.11-518-10125
Ga. Southern11-518-11124
Arkansas St.10-519-977
Texas St.9-616-11208
Coast. Car.9-714-15141
Troy8-716-13198
UL Lafayette7-817-11144
S. Alabama6-913-15222
Little Rock4-1113-15246
App. St.3-138-19265
UL-Monroe2-138-20316
 
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