Thomas Bell scored 16 points leading North Texas to a 59-48 victory over UTSA at UTSA Convocation Center on Thursday.
North Texas won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the -13.0-point spread.
Tylor Perry had 12 points for North Texas and Mardrez McBride chipped in with 11 points. Tylor Perry had 5 assists for them, while Thomas Bell was the team’s top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
UTSA got 17 points from Jacob Germany in a losing cause and another 12 points from Darius McNeill. Erik Czumbel contributed 3 assists for them, while Jacob Germany had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed North Texas were victorious, as the score was 28-18 at the break.
North Texas had a 30-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
North Texas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the UTEP. UTSA will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Rice.