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W. Kentucky 94, North Texas 84

DENTON, Texas (AP) -- Courtney Lee scored 31 points and Tyrone Brazelton had 21 to help Western Kentucky win its ninth straight with a 94-84 victory over North Texas on Thursday night.

Brazelton also had eight assists and A.J. Slaughter added 12 points for Western Kentucky (19-5, 11-1 Sun Belt).

Josh White led North Texas (14-8, 5-6) with 22 points. Quincy Williams had 13.

Lee made 13 of 19 shots from the field, taking nearly a third of Western Kentucky's shots. Orlando Mendez-Valdez scored 10 points off the bench.