It was the 15th straight home victory for the Mean Green (13-2, 2-0 Sun Belt), who are 10-0 at the Super Pit this season. It is also North Texas' 13th consecutive win over a Sun Belt Conference opponent.
UConn holds off Southern California 61-58 in Legends Classic
— James Bouknight scored 18 points and Connecticut lead most of the way and held off Southern California in a 61-58 victory in the Legends Classic on Thursday night.
Langdon lifts Northern Kentucky over Tennessee Tech 74-65
— Bryson Langdon had 15 points to lead five Northern Kentucky players in double figures as the Norse beat Tennessee Tech 74-65 on Thursday night.
Plummer scores 21, Utah opens with 76-62 win over Washington
— Alfonso Plummer scored 21 points, Timmy Allen added 14, and Utah used an 18-0 run midway through the second half to pull away for a 76-62 win over Washington on Thursday in the Pac-12 Conference opener for both schools.