North Texas 91, Denver 79
DENTON, Texas (AP)—Michael Sturns came off the bench to score 22 points and grab six rebounds in North Texas’ 91-79 win against Denver on Saturday night.
Keith Wooden scored 20 points off the bench and Kendrick Davis had 18, including four 3-pointers. Quincy Williams had 16 points and led the Mean Green (11-3) with 12 rebounds.
The Pioneers (1-13) led 48-45 at the break before their shooting game fell apart. They hit only 30 percent of their second-half shots compared to 70 percent shooting by North Texas.
DaShawn Walker scored 27 points, including four 3-pointers, for Denver. Tyler Bullock had 12 points and Adam Tanner added 11.