North Texas vs Arkansas State

Arkansas St. 75, North Texas 66

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JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Cameron Golden scored 18 points, Ed Townsel chipped in with 15 and Arkansas State erased an 11-point second-half deficit to force overtime and eventually come out on top, defeating North Texas 75-66 on Saturday night.

Arkansas State (14-8, 8-5 Sun Belt) sprinted through the finish line in overtime, outscoring the Mean Green 16-7 to earn the victory.

The Red Wolves struggled from beyond the arc, making only 8 of 28 attempts from 3-point range and shot only 34.4 percent from the floor overall.

Jordan Williams led North Texas (8-16, 3-10) with 18 points and eight rebounds. Tony Mitchell had 14 points and nine rebounds and Roger Franklin chipped in with seven points and 10 rebounds.

Brandon Peterson didn't score a point for Arkansas State, going 0 for 7, but did grab 14 rebounds and block two shots.

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Scoreboard
North Texas (8-16)3623766
Arkansas State (14-8) «28311675

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North Texas Mean Green
T. Mitchell, F446-170-391314
A. Williams, G422-106-831210
J. Williams, G396-153-481418
R. Franklin, G333-91-210057
P. Hardwick, G322-41-22355
N. Stojiljkovic211-31-23024
C. Overlander92-31-21146
K. Coleman51-20-03022
Totals 23-6313-234272766
 36.5%56.5% 
Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F310-70-214100
T. Finn, G423-126-663114
E. Townsel, G413-128-1052115
C. Golden, G236-132-641218
M. Hooten, G101-30-01002
K. Washington252-46-911110
R. Dickerson223-41-21258
R. Worsham162-60-00044
K. Downs152-30-04124
Totals 22-6423-3544111675
 34.4%65.7% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-114
La. Tech0-07-389
Marshall0-07-3168
Old Dominion0-07-368
FAU0-06-3108
Western Ky.0-07-466
So. Miss0-06-4257
UAB0-06-4190
North Texas0-06-5256
UT-San Antonio0-06-5240
FIU0-05-5281
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6212
Rice0-03-7293

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-08-235
Louisiana0-08-2125
Georgia St.0-07-3224
UT-Arlington0-07-365
Coast. Car.0-05-5186
S. Alabama0-05-5287
Texas St.0-05-5336
Troy0-05-5275
App. St.0-05-6270
UL-Monroe0-04-5249
Arkansas St.0-03-7345
Little Rock0-02-9314
 
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MIZZ 91
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BUTL 75
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KAN 80
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ORE 54 Final
CAL 58
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NEB 56
MISS 64 Final
FLA 78
NEV 62 Final
NMEX 75
MICH 73 Final
IND 81
ARIZ 79 Final
WSU 65
GONZ 65 Final
USD 63