Game Notes: Mean Green At Old Dominion
Game Notes For North Texas' 20th Game Of The Season
NORFOLK, VA — The North Texas women’s basketball team is on the east coast taking on conference foe Old Dominion Saturday at 6:00 p.m. ct. The Mean Green defeated the Monarchs on January 1st at the Super Pit. Fans can listen to the game live on KNTU 88.1 FM and live stream it on CUSA.tv.
Complete game notes are below.
North Texas is 2-6 in games decided by eight points or less this season.
The Mean Green made a season-high 10 3-pointers against the Golden Eagles on Thursday Jan. 19. It’s tied for the fifth most 3-pointers made in a single game in program history and the most 3-pointers made in a game since Feb. 14, 2013 at Louisiana-Monroe. The 10 3-pointers fell one shy of tying the all-time single game program record.
Candice Adams’ six made 3-pointers versus Louisiana Tech on Saturday Jan. 21 set a career-high. She made 10 3-pointers in this past week, which is the most she’s made in consecutive games.
North Texas will attempt to win its fourth conference game of the season. The last time they had four conference wins before the month of February was in the 2012-13 season when the Mean Green were in the Sun Belt Conference.
North Texas guard Terriell Bradley is on pace to be the first Mean Green player with 100+ made free throws in a single season since the 2009-10 season when Jasmine Godbolt and Brittney James had over 100.
North Texas had a season-high 16 assists versus Southern Miss on Jan. 19. Bradley had a career-high five assists.
North Texas grabbed a season-high 45 rebounds at Charlotte on Thursday, Jan. 26. It was the first game this season two Mean Green players had 10+ rebounds in the same game.
Despite having two torn meniscuses, senior Candice Adams is averaging the 8th most minutes played per C-USA game (36 mpg).
BY THE NUMBERS vs. ODU
North Texas’ defense limited Old Dominion’s leading scorer Jennie Simms to just 14 points — 11 points below her season average.
North Texas’ Terriell Bradley had 22 points versus Old Dominion on January 1st. It tied a career-high for Bradley. She has scored 22 points twice this season.
North Texas had 4 players in double figures the last time they played ODU on January 1st. It is tied for a season-high.
North Texas forced 26 turnovers versus ODU on January 1st. It’s the third most they’ve forced this season and the most in 2017.
ODU had just six assists versus the Mean Green on January 1st. It is tied for an opponent’s season-low.
North Texas made 16 free throws when they played ODU on January 1st. It’s the most they’ve made in a conference game this season. Their 24 attempts are also a conference season-high.
The Mean Green had a conference play low 14 turnovers versus ODU on January 1st.
North Texas forced ODU’s Jennie Simms to turn the ball over nine times. That’s the most an opposing player has had against North Texas.
Freshman Madi Townley played a season-high 32 minutes versus ODU on January 1st. She also had a season-high 9 rebs.