Mean Green Routs Dustdevils In Total Team Effort
DENTON, Texas (12/28/07) - Every player on the North Texas basketball roster scored as the Mean Green swept Texas A&M-International 97-70 on Friday afternoon.
When the dust settled, every player on the NT roster had at least two points and one rebound.
“We got off to the kind of start we wanted,” said head coach Johnny Jones. “Overall this was the type of effort we were looking for as we head back in to conference play.”
The Mean Green controlled the glass with 71 rebounds, the most by a
Howerton fell just one bucket shy of his first career double-double. The junior from
The Mean Green raced out to a 53-21 halftime lead, marking its most first-half points since 2005. The Dustdevils were held to 18.8 percent shooting in the opening frame, but were able to bump that total to 31 percent by game’s end.
Quincy Williams led three Mean Green players in double-figures with 13 points. Keith Wooden poured in 12 points and Collin Dennis registered 11.
The Mean Green returns to action after the New Year at