Mean Green Roll In Exhibition Victory
DENTON, Tex. (12/29/07) ? The schedule might have said it was an exhibition game but the North Texas women's basketball team didn't treat it like on. The Mean Green routed the Oklahoma Flyers 79-59 in an exhibition game at the Super Pit.
“This was a nice game for us because we were able to get into a flow out of the long break and stay in game shape,” said
Sophomore guard Brittney James set the tone for North Texas early on as she scored seven of the first 15 points for
James capped off the first half with the play of the night as she hit a half-court shot at the buzzer to send the Mean Green to the break with a 45-26 lead.
The Mean Green picked up where it left off in the second half starting things off with a 13-4 run to pad their lead at 58-30 with 16 minutes left in the game. The Flyers never got any closer than 17 points in the second half to
“I was pleased that we were able to get a lot of different players some minutes tonight which I think will pay off for us as we get deeper into conference play,” said Slinker.
Three players scored in double figures for