Men's Basketball Remains Undefeated At The Super Pit
DENTON (12/17/07) - The North Texas men's basketball team withstood an early Southern run and came out on top, winning 79-58 on Monday night on the Super Pit. The Mean Green (7-2) moves to 5-0 at home for the first time since the 1977-78 season, whil
The Mean Green (7-2) moves to 5-0 at home for the first time since the 1977-78 season, while Southern falls to 1-8.
For the second straight game,
Senior Ben Bell scored in double figures for the second straight game with 12 points, and Quincy Williams posted his fourth game in double figures with 10 points.
Southern hit four three-pointers from four different players to take an early 12-2 lead at the start of the first half. The Jaguars led by as many as 15 points, 21-6, shooting 53 percent from the field at the 13:28 mark.
The Mean Green started the second half with a 17-9 run, extending its lead to 62-44.
North Texas shot a season-high 63.3 percent from the floor, which ranks fifth in the