North Texas (6-10, 5-2) 67, South Alabama (10-6, 3-5) 47
January 12, 2013, 5 p.m.
The Super Pit, Denton, Texas
Up Next: North Texas travels for the first of two games in Florida. The Mean Green will play Florida International on January 17 at 4:30 p.m., then Florida Atlantic on January 19 at 2 p.m.
- The Mean Green's win Saturday was their fourth straight, their longest win streak since a five-game victory streak in non-conference play during the 2007-08 season. The current streak is the longest in conference play since 2001-02, when the Mean Green, led by Jalie Mitchell and Rosalyn Reade, won six in a row against Sun Belt opponents.
- In its last meeting with South Alabama a year ago, North Texas never led in a 69-60 loss. This time, the Mean Green opened a 9-0 lead in the first three minutes and never relinquished the lead.
- North Texas held South Alabama to 17 points in the first half, tied for the fewest points the Mean Green has allowed in the first half this year.
- North Texas hit a season high 60 percent from three-point range on nine of 15 attempts.