Mean Green Women Defeat Ragin' Cajuns
DENTON (1/12/08) - Six players in double figures led the North Texas women's basketball team to a 77-58 victory on Saturday night in the Super Pit. The Mean Green (7-10, 2-3) snaps a three-game losing streak with the win, while the Ragin' Cajuns fall
The Mean Green (7-10, 2-3) snaps a three-game losing streak with the win, while the Ragin’ Cajuns fall to 5-11 and 1-4 in the Sun Belt. ULL leads the series, 12-11.
All five starters scored in double figures and Talicia Sanders came off the bench to contribute 10 points and nine rebounds. Amber Jackson led the Mean Green with 16 points, her fifth straight game in double figures. Erica Howard posted 15, and Jo Hall and Yari Escalera chipped in 10 points each. Escalera tied a career high with the 10 points. Brittney James was one rebound shy of a double-double with 13 points and nine rebounds.
There were 12 lead changes in the first half with neither team leading by more then six points. The Ragin’ Cajuns took a 10-4 lead early on, but North
The Mean Green shot 44.8 percent in the game and made 15-of-30 shots in the second half. NT went scoreless from three-point range, but posted 17 points from the free throw line.
North Texas returns to action on Thursday, Jan. 17 at home against