The UNT women posted their second impressive win in their last three games tonight, taking down Rice on the a key Conference USA game 66-52.
UNT really needed to win its game against the Owls. Both teams came into the night at 5-8 in league play.
If you have been following along, all the talk when it comes to UNT these days is about the Mean Green’s shot to get a bye in the C-USA tournament.
UNT was in a tie for 10th place in C-USA with Rice and Tulsa heading into the night.
UNT’s win over Rice comes not too long after the Mean Green pulled off a stunner in a 73-64 win over UTEP.
UNT had a few players come up with big performances against the Owls. Briesha Wynn posted a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Laura McCoy added 14 points and Alexis Hyder added 10.