North Texas Cruises in 85-47 Season Opening Win Over Cameron
DENTON (11/10/06) ? Powered by three players in double-figures, the Mean Green basketball team cruised past Cameron 85-47 in the season opener.
Led by Kendrick Davis’ 19 points,
NT is in the midst of its longest season opening win streak in school history (six wins), besting the squads from 1925-26 through 1929-30.
The Mean Green held the Aggies to just six first-half points in the paint and no fast break points, points off turnovers or second chance points in the opening frame. NT finished with a 44-10 edge in points in the paint.
Five players saw their first action in a Mean Green uniform against Cameron. Freshmen Collin Mangrum and Andrew Reinking, as well as transfers Keith Wooden, Ben Bell and Jonathan Jackson each got into the game against the Aggies.
The Mean Green returns to action on Sunday at