DENTON, Texas (AP) - Josh White scored 32 points and George
Odufuwa had 14 points and 15 rebounds as North Texas defeated Texas
Tech 92-83 in overtime Tuesday night.
The Mean Green (2-0) trailed 74-72 before White hit a runner in
the lane with 3 seconds left in regulation to force overtime. North
Texas then hit 4 of 5 shots and 8 of 10 free throws in the extra
period to hold off the Red Raiders (1-1).
Dominique Johnson added 12 points and Tristan Thompson had 11
for the Mean Green.
Brad Reese scored 20 points to lead Texas Tech. David Tairu
finished with 14 points, Mike Singletary had 13 and John Roberson
North Texas improved to 3-0 at home against Big 12 schools under
10th-year coach Johnny Jones.