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Halftime: North Texas 43, Marshall 31

March 4, 2019

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.