Halftime: North Texas 43, Marshall 31
DENTON, Texas -- North Texas leads Marshall at halftime, 43-31, in men’s basketball at The Super Pit.
North Texas made its first five shots while Marshall missed its first five attempts and the Mean Green jumped to a 13-0 lead in the first 2:46.
The Mean Green went ahead by 23-9 at 11:01.
Marshall’s Jon Elmore sank three foul shots at 9:07 of the half and became Conference USA’s all-time top scorer, passing the record of 2,456 set by Stefon Jackson of UTEP from 2006-09.
A Jarrod West 3-point shot pulled Marshall within 29-25 at 7:05 of the half and the Mean Green pulled away again.