Scores

Final

North Texas 71

(12-11, 5-7 Sun Belt)

W Kentucky 97

(18-5, 10-1 Sun Belt)

    8:00 PM ET, February 11, 2006

    E.A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    UNT 28 4371
    WKU 53 4497

    Top Performers

    North Texas: K. Davis 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl

    Western Kentucky: A. Winchester 29 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl

    Western Kentucky 97, North Texas 71

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Anthony Winchester scored 29 points and Courtney Lee added 25 to lead Western Kentucky to a 97-71 Sun Belt Conference rout over visiting North Texas Saturday night.

    The victory extended the Hilltoppers winning streak to six games and they have won 11 of their past 12 games.

    Western Kentucky (18-5, 10-1) rolled to a 53-28 halftime lead over the Mean Green (12-11, 5-7), and was never challenged. The Hilltoppers forged ahead on the strength of 58 percent shooting from the floor in the game (30-of-51), including 9-of-16 3-pointers and 28-of-35 free throws.

    Winchester made 10 of 13 shots in the game, including 4-of-5 from 3-point range and 5-of-6 free throws. Lee made 6-of-9 shots from the floor (2-of-3 from 3-point range) and was a perfect 11-of-11 from the free throw line for the Hilltoppers.

    Elgrace Wilborn added 11 points for the Hilltoppers, who had 12 players score in the game.

    Kendrick Davis led North Texas with 15 points. Calvin Watson finished with 12, while Lionel Brown added 11 and Rich Young scored 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNT
    WKU
    Points 71 97
    FG Made-Attempted 25-57 (.439) 30-51 (.588)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-21 (.381) 9-16 (.563)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-25 (.520) 28-35 (.800)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 28

    2005-06 Season

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