Scores

Final

Texas State 70

(2-5, 0-3 away)

NKU 61

(1-6, 0-2 home)

7:30 PM ET, November 30, 2013

Puerto Vallarta International Convention Center, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

1 2 T
TXST 42 2870
NKU 23 3861

Top Performers

Texas State: E. Gant 8 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

Northern Kentucky: J. Jackson 9 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

Texas State defeats Northern Kentucky 70-61

Associated Press

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico -- Kavin Gilder-Tilbury hit three 3-pointers and scored 14 points to lead Texas State over Northern Kentucky 70-61 Saturday night in the Cure UCD Classic.

Texas State (2-5) was 11 of 16 from 3-point range as seven Bobcats made at least one shot from beyond the arc. Phil Hawkins and Joel Wright also scored in double figures for the Bobcats.

Northern Kentucky (1-6) was not as hot from 3-point range, shooting 9 of 22. Cole Murray scored all nine of his points from 3-point range. Tyler White led the Norse with 14 points.

Texas State had a 42-23 halftime lead, yet were outscored by Northern Kentucky 38-28 in the second half.

Northern Kentucky also lost to Southeast Missouri State and defeated Tulane. Texas State defeated Tulane Friday, and Sunday concludes the Cure UCD Classic against Southeast Missouri State.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TXST
NKU
Points 70 61
FG Made-Attempted 23-43 (.535) 22-50 (.440)
3P Made-Attempted 11-16 (.688) 9-22 (.409)
FT Made-Attempted 13-20 (.650) 8-11 (.727)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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