Howard Scores 19 Points In Loss
DENTON (1/9/07) - Erica Howard recorded her first double-double of the season, but the North Texas women's basketball team came up short in a 51-48 loss to Denver on Tuesday night in the Super Pit. The Mean Green (4-10, 1-3 Sun Belt) has lost its las
The Mean Green (4-10, 1-3 Sun Belt) has lost its last three games, while
North Texas held a 48-47 lead with 4:57 left in the game, but
The Mean Green came back from a seven-point deficit at the start of the second half and held its largest lead of the second period, 46-41, with 7:54 on the clock.
Howard scored 13 of her 19 points in the second half, including three of NT’s first four baskets to start off the second period. The center tied a season high with 10 rebounds and recorded her third career double-double.
The Mean Green was active in the paint during the first 10 minutes of the first half, scoring 10 of its first 14 points down low. DU’s Brooke Meyer scored all of her 11 points in a span of four points to give the Pioneers its first lead and then extend it by seven, 21-14.