North Texas vs Texas Tech

Texas Tech 69, North Texas 64


LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Robert Lewandowski scored 17 points, converting all seven free throw attempts, to lead Texas Tech over North Texas 69-64 on Wednesday night as the Red Raiders withstood a late rally.

Chris Jones led North Texas with 31 points, shooting 12 of 13 from the foul line.

The Mean Green (1-1) cut the Red Raiders' lead to one three times in the final 2 minutes, but Texas Tech hit a pair of free throws after each North Texas basket during the stretch to put the lead back to three.

North Texas went on two 5-minute field-goal droughts early in the second half, letting the Red Raiders (2-0) balloon a three-point halftime lead to a 53-40 cushion midway through the second half.

For the game, North Texas shot 36 percent, including a 1-for-16 mark from beyond the 3-point line.

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North Texas Mean Green
J. Holmen, F323-90-02016
K. Hogans, F272-50-05024
A. Edwards, F241-20-03142
C. Jones, G349-2112-1343231
J. Williams, G283-90-13046
R. Franklin162-70-06114
A. Williams142-42-22006
B. Walton90-30-00010
N. Stojilkovic80-03-42113
T. Norris61-20-10012
F. Robinson20-10-00000
Totals 23-6317-213061764
Texas Tech Red Raiders
R. Lewandowski, F365-97-741317
J. Tolbert, F112-53-36037
T. Gotcher, G405-80-082212
T. Nurse, G323-99-1000415
J. Willis, G160-33-42113
J. Crockett334-61-19329
D. Minnis121-40-04202
T. Petteway111-30-02112
K. Wagner91-20-00212
J. Nash00-00-00000
Totals 22-4923-2537121769
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
W. Virginia12-628-924
Iowa St.12-624-1121
Oklahoma St.9-920-1340
Kansas St.8-1021-1457
Texas Tech6-1218-14123
Other games
Stetson 66 Final
Florida St 79
COLG 41 Final
Wisc 68
LB St 86 Final