Scores

Final

AR-Little Rock 65

(7-20, 3-13 Sun Belt)

North Texas 83

(19-8, 11-5 Sun Belt)

    4:00 PM ET, February 20, 2010

    1 2 T
    UALR 31 3465
    UNT 44 3983

    Top Performers

    Arkansas-Little Rock: D. Bails 18 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Stl

    North Texas: G. Odufuwa 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl

    North Texas rides 19-6 run in first half to 6th straight win

    Associated Press

    DENTON, Texas -- George Odufuwa scored 14 points as North Texas defeated Arkansas-Little Rock, 83-65, in Sun Belt Conference play on Saturday.

    With the score tied at 25-25 with 5:46 left in the first half, North Texas (19-8, 11-5) went on a 19-6 run to close out the half and lead 44-31 at the break. The Trojans (7-20, 3-13) would never get the same to within single-digits the rest of the way.

    In the second half, the Mean Green led 56-39, and went on a 13-0 run to take 69-39 lead with 10:36 left to play.

    Collin Mangrum hit on 4 of 5 from 3-point range for the Mean Green and finished with 12 points. Josh White added 12 points to go along with his game-high six assists.

    The Trojans were led by Alex Garcia-Mendoza's game-high 19 points. He was 3 for 3 from 3 and 6 of 10 from the field. Derrick Bails had 18 points and nine rebounds.

    North Texas has now won six-straight games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UALR
    UNT
    Points 65 83
    FG Made-Attempted 24-64 (.375) 27-50 (.540)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-18 (.222) 7-17 (.412)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-22 (.591) 22-34 (.647)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 30

    2009-10 Season

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