White scores 20 to lead North Texas to 78-57 win over Warhawks
DENTON, Texas (AP)—Josh White scored 20 points and Dez Willingham had a career-high 19 to propel North Texas to a 78-57 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Monday night.
Ben Bell added 15 points for the Mean Green (10-4, 1-2 Sun Belt), and Collin Dennis had 11. Quincy Williams had his second double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Tony Hooper led Louisiana-Monroe (6-9, 0-3) with 25 points. Hooper was the only Warhawk to score in double figures.
White scoring eight of the Mean Green’s first 12 points, and North Texas had a 15-1 lead 5 minutes into the game. The Mean Green led 78-57 at the break.
North Texas is 8-0 at home this season.