Lee scores 31 to push Western Kentucky past North Texas
DENTON, Texas (AP)—Courtney Lee scored 31 points and Tyrone Brazelton had 21 to help Western Kentucky win its ninth straight with a 94-84 victory over North Texas on Thursday night.
Brazelton also had eight assists and A.J. Slaughter added 12 points for Western Kentucky (19-5, 11-1 Sun Belt).
Josh White led North Texas (14-8, 5-6) with 22 points. Quincy Williams had 13.
Lee made 13 of 19 shots from the field, taking nearly a third of Western Kentucky’s shots. Orlando Mendez-Valdez scored 10 points off the bench.