Scores

Final

North Texas 78

(14-13, 5-8 C-USA)

Florida Atl 76

(10-18, 5-8 C-USA)

    7:00 PM ET, February 22, 2014

    FAU Arena, Boca Raton, Florida

    1 2 T
    UNT 36 4278
    FAU 41 3576

    Top Performers

    North Texas: J. Williams 19 Pts, 3 Reb

    Florida Atlantic: P. Bertone 26 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast

    North Texas edges Florida Atlantic 78-76

    Associated Press

    BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Jordan Williams scored 19 points to lead North Texas to a 78-76 win Saturday night over Florida Atlantic.

    Vertrail Vaughns made two free throws to give North Texas its first lead of the second half, 48-46 with 15:48 remaining, and the Mean Green led the rest of the way. T.J. Taylor's layup stretched the Mean Green's lead to 64-54 with 9:27 to play. Marquan Botley hit a 3-pointer to pull Florida Atlantic within 74-73 with 27 seconds left, but the Owls did not get any closer.

    Colin Voss and Brandan Walton each scored 10 points for North Texas (14-13, 5-8 Conference USA), which has won three straight games since snapping a five-game losing skid.

    Justin Raffington scored 27 points and Pablo Bertone added 26 to lead Florida Atlantic (10-18, 5-8), which has lost three straight and four of its last six games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNT
    FAU
    Points 78 76
    FG Made-Attempted 27-50 (.540) 29-53 (.547)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-14 (.500) 6-14 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-24 (.708) 12-19 (.632)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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