Ark.-Little Rock beats North Texas in OT, 78-77
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)—Steven Moore scored 17 points and pulled down four rebounds to lead Arkansas-Little Rock to a 78-77 overtime win Thursday night over North Texas.
North Texas (8-7) held a 44-42 lead at half time. But Arkansas-Little Rock (10-5) battled back to leave regulation play at a 69-point tie.
Forward John Fowler added 14 points in the win for the Trojans, while Shane Edwards and Matt Mouzy each added 12 points. Arkansas-Little Rock turned the ball over 14 times during the game.
North Texas struggled through the game with turnovers, losing the ball 20 times in the loss. But the Mean Green truly suffered from beyond the arc, hitting only two of their 17 attempts during the game.
Eric Tramiel led North Texas in the loss, making 21 points and pulling in eight rebounds.