Jo Hall Records First Career Double-Double In Win
DENTON (11/18/07) - The North Texas women's basketball team scored a season high in points as the Mean Green defeated TexasA M-Corpus Christi, 83-47, on Sunday afternoon at the Super Pit. North Texas improves to 3-2 overall, while TexasA M-Corpus Chr
Three players led the Mean Green in double figures. Brittney James led all scorers with 15 points. Senior Erica Howard had 13 points, and Jo Hall contributed 12. Hall also had a career-high 10 rebounds to along with her first career double-double.
The Mean Green used a 23-0 run near the end of the first half to take its largest lead, 48-15, with 16 seconds left in the game. The Islanders hit two free throws with one second left to snap the scoreless streak. Five North Texas players scored in the run to help
The 48 first-half points are the most scored by the Mean Green in the first period since the squad scored 48 against Loyola-Chicago last year. The 47 points scored by the Islanders are the fewest points allowed since Feb. 25, 2006.
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The Mean Green returns to action on Wednesday, Nov. 21 when it faces UA-Monticello at home at 7 pm.