North Texas Falls 70-63 to Middle Tennessee - Recap
|North Texas Falls 70-63 to Middle Tennessee - Recap|
Middle Tennessee grabbed a 70-63 win over North Texas on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Kerry Hammonds II at The Super Pit.
Middle Tennessee was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite.
Neiko Hunter had 13 points for Middle Tennessee and Jaqawn Raymond chipped in with 12 points. Tweety Knight had 4 assists for them, while Shawn Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
North Texas got 16 points from Jordan Williams in a losing cause and another 11 points from Vertrail Vaughns. T.J. Taylor contributed 4 assists for them, while Jordan Williams had 5 rebounds.
Middle Tennessee trailed at halftime, 32-28.
The rebound battle favored Middle Tennessee as they grabbed 35 boards, while North Texas only had 26.