W. Kentucky uses balance to top N. Texas 70-59
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DENTON, Texas (AP) Jamal Crook and George Fant led a balanced scoring effort with 14 points apiece to lead Western Kentucky past North Texas 70-59 on Thursday night.
Western Kentucky (13-11, 7-6 Sun Belt) went on a 16-6 run over the final 4 minutes to break open a tight contest.
Fant also had eight rebounds and three blocked shots. Brandon Harris scored 10 points, including three 3-pointers.
North Texas (8-17, 3-11) had four players combine to score 58 of its points.
Updated February 7, 2013