North Texas 85, Texas St. 62

George Odufuwa had 20 points, eight rebounds and five assists to

lead North Texas to an 85-62 victory over Texas State on


Josh White added 18 points for the Mean Green (9-2), who won

their 12th straight game at home. North Texas scored the first nine

points of the game and built the first-half lead to 32-14 before

holding a 40-25 edge at halftime. The margin was 26 points late in

the second half.

Odufuwa, who was 9 for 12 from the field, tied his career highs

in points and assists. The Mean Green made 53.6 percent of their

shots while holding the Bobcats to 32.8 percent from the field.

Cameron Johnson led Texas State (2-9) with 22 points and seven