North Texas vs Florida Atlantic

FAU 86, North Texas 81

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Raymond Taylor and Kore White scored 23 points each as Florida Atlantic erased a 19-point second-half deficit and defeated North Texas 86-81 in double overtime Saturday night.

The Owls (11-14, 7-5 Sun Belt Conference) also overcame 22 points, 20 rebounds and six blocked shots by Tony Mitchell of the Mean Green (14-11, 7-5). The freshman forward is the seventh player this season to get at least 20 points and 20 rebounds in one game.

Shavor Richardson's 3-pointer with 57 seconds left in the second overtime gave the Owls an 84-79 lead.

FAU's first lead of the game came in overtime, at 73-71, but North Texas tied it at 73 with 56 seconds left.

Jacob Holman, who scored a career-high 20 points, helped North Texas build a 48-29 lead with 14:44 remaining in regulation before FAU came back. Taylor's 3-pointer with 27 seconds left tied the game at 66.

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Scoreboard
North Texas (14-11)34327881
Florida Atlantic (11-14) «244271386

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North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F465-1112-15205322
J. Holmen, F439-162-240520
A. Williams, G464-74-652112
B. Walton, G424-72-263411
R. Franklin, G405-112-680412
N. Stojiljkovic120-20-21010
T. Hall100-20-02010
T. Norris91-22-21014
A. Edwards20-00-01010
Totals 28-5824-3548102181
 48.3%68.6% 
Florida Atlantic Owls
K. Penn, F50-00-00020
A. Tucker, G424-62-336411
R. Taylor, G418-184-843323
P. Bertone, G314-101-265311
G. Gantt, G182-110-01106
K. White429-165-891423
D. Mavin311-70-66252
S. Richardson161-40-01213
J. McCoy151-10-00022
A. Mattison72-41-15005
O. Grier20-10-00000
J. Floyd00-00-01000
Totals 32-7813-2842202486
 41%46.4% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-08-235
Louisiana0-08-2126
Georgia St.0-07-3224
UT-Arlington0-07-366
Coast. Car.0-05-5184
S. Alabama0-05-5289
Texas St.0-05-5336
Troy0-05-5282
App. St.0-05-6271
UL-Monroe0-04-5248
Arkansas St.0-03-7345
Little Rock0-02-9294

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-113
La. Tech0-07-389
Marshall0-07-3165
Old Dominion0-07-367
FAU0-06-3108
So. Miss0-06-4257
UAB0-06-4188
Western Ky.0-06-472
North Texas0-06-5256
UT-San Antonio0-06-5241
FIU0-05-5280
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6212
Rice0-03-7301
 
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W Virg 74
Miami-FL 59 Final
Florida St 64
Virginia 52 Final
NC 70
UConn 67 Final
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Missouri 72
Cincinnati 78 Final
MU 95
MD 55 Final
DUKE 73
Tenn 75 Final
Florida 70
Okla St 66 Final
Kansas 81
SDSU 63 Final
UNLV 65
Wich St 89 Final
CREI 68
Mich St 58 Final
Ohio St 48
HARV 62 Final
PRIN 70
Aus Peay 63 Final
MRST 82
Kentucky 69 Final
VANDY 63
SACL 67 Final
STMA 82