North Texas vs Denver

Denver 64, North Texas 52


DENVER (AP) - Brian Stafford and Chris Udofia scored 15 points apiece Sunday to lead Denver to a 64-52 victory over North Texas.

Royce O'Neale had 11 points and 11 rebounds, while Brett Olson scored 10 points for the Pioneers (21-8, 11-5 Sun Belt), who set a school record with their 21st victory and fourth in a row.

Brandan Walton led the Mean Green (16-13, 9-7) with 13 points. Alzee Williams scored 10 points, and Tony Mitchell grabbed 12 rebounds.

The Pioneers nailed down the third seed and a bye in the conference tournament. They will play Sunday in Hot Springs, Ark.

The Mean Green, whose 52 points represented a season low, took fifth and will face No. 4 Louisiana-Lafayette in Sunday's quarterfinals.

The teams split the season series, with North Texas having won 75-74 in overtime on Jan. 21.

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North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F324-91-112229
J. Holmen, F243-70-04217
A. Williams, G365-120-371010
R. Franklin, G270-43-47203
B. Walton, G234-54-420413
T. Hall233-60-04107
T. Norris150-00-00000
N. Stojiljkovic90-11-20201
F. Robinson61-30-00002
A. Edwards30-10-00000
K. Hogans20-10-00000
Totals 20-499-144110752
Denver Pioneers
R. O'Neale, F365-101-1111111
C. Udofia, F275-132-261315
R. Lewis, F222-50-03224
B. Olson, G394-80-023110
B. Stafford, G334-116-624415
J. Coughlin173-50-02117
B. Foeman130-50-01120
T. Hallam110-40-01010
A. Pickert11-10-00012
T. Thalken10-00-00000
Totals 24-629-929131664
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-08-352
Georgia St.0-07-4231
Coast. Car.0-06-5185
S. Alabama0-06-5290
Texas St.0-05-6340
App. St.0-05-7252
Arkansas St.0-04-7310
Little Rock0-02-9319

Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
South Dakota0-011-390
Western Ill.0-07-2162
S. Dak. St.0-09-593
No. Dak. St.0-05-5105
Oral Roberts0-04-9190
Other games
Indiana 69 Final
Minn 50
PITT 54 Final
Louisville 57
Wisc 63 Final
Ohio St 60
Florida St 62 Final
Miami-FL 78