Scores

Final OT

North Texas 66

(8-16, 3-10 Sun Belt)

Arkansas State 75

(14-8, 8-5 Sun Belt)

    8:05 PM ET, February 2, 2013

    ASU Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

    1 2 OT T
    UNT 36 23 766
    ARST 28 31 1675

    Top Performers

    North Texas: J. Williams 18 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Arkansas St: T. Finn 14 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 5 Stl

    Arkansas St. 75, North Texas 66

    Associated Press

    JONESBORO, Ark. -- Cameron Golden scored 18 points, Ed Townsel chipped in with 15 and Arkansas State erased an 11-point second-half deficit to force overtime and eventually come out on top, defeating North Texas 75-66 on Saturday night.

    Arkansas State (14-8, 8-5 Sun Belt) sprinted through the finish line in overtime, outscoring the Mean Green 16-7 to earn the victory.

    The Red Wolves struggled from beyond the arc, making only 8 of 28 attempts from 3-point range and shot only 34.4 percent from the floor overall.

    Jordan Williams led North Texas (8-16, 3-10) with 18 points and eight rebounds. Tony Mitchell had 14 points and nine rebounds and Roger Franklin chipped in with seven points and 10 rebounds.

    Brandon Peterson didn't score a point for Arkansas State, going 0 for 7, but did grab 14 rebounds and block two shots.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNT
    ARST
    Points 66 75
    FG Made-Attempted 23-63 (.365) 22-64 (.344)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-18 (.389) 8-28 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-23 (.565) 23-35 (.657)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 9

    2012-13 Season

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