DENTON, Texas (AP) -- Leonard Hopkins' jumper with 0.3 seconds
remaining lifted North Texas to a 68-66 victory over Denver on
The winning shot by Hopkins, who led North Texas (13-11, 5-7 Sun
Belt Conference) with 18 points, ended a back-and-forth game where
neither team led by more than three.
Denver (15-9, 9-3) almost sent the game to overtime after
Hopkins' basket, as its full-court heave was tipped underneath the
basket and hit the rim before bouncing out.