Recap - Western Kentucky Defeats North Texas 70-59

Western Kentucky grabbed a 70-59 win over North Texas on Thursday, behind a 14-point effort from George Fant at The Super Pit.

Western Kentucky was an underdog by1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Western Kentucky got 14 points from Jamal Crook and another 10 points from Brandon Harris. T.J. Price contributed 3 assists, while George Fant cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

North Texas got 17 points from Alzee Williams in a losing cause and another 15 points from Jordan Williams. P.J. Hardwick contributed 4 assists for them, while Tony Mitchell had 13 rebounds.

Western Kentucky hit the break leading 27-24 before taking care of business in the second half.

North Texas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-38.