Women's Basketball Wins Second Straight Conference Game
DENTON (1/17/07) - Brittney James scored 16 and Yari Escalera recorded a season-high 15 points to lead the North Texas women's basketball team to a 62-53 victory against New Orleans at the Super Pit on Thursday night. The Mean Green (8-10, 3-3) has w
The Mean Green (8-10, 3-3) has won its last two games and evens its conference mark at 3-3. The Privateers falls to 9-8 and 3-3 in the Sun Belt. NT takes a 12-6 lead in the series.
Escalera scored 12 of her 15 points in the second half. The point guard and James combined for all five of NT’s three-pointers. James hit two back-to-back three-pointers in the final two minutes of the first half to cut
Amber Jackson joined Escalera and James in double figures with 12. Ten of those points were scored in the first half. The junior scored eight of NT’s first 16 points.