meangreensports.com 1 week, 5 days ago
"With two minutes to play in the third quarter,kept the Mean Green within a pair on two occasions, first on a pass from George across the paint and then by way of a jumper from the left side as North Texas trailed, 32-30. The Lady Raiders (16-5, 7-1 C-USA) hit two from the line beforeconnected from the left baseline with 39 seconds remaining in the quarter. Bradley handed the Mean Green the lead at 18-17 on a putback, but MTSU scored the final bucket of the half to take a 19-18 edge.A 3-pointer by the Lady Raiders put the home team up, 26-22, but Bradley converted a jumper in the lane to cut the deficit in half midway through the third quarter. Smith found George with a bounce pass in the paint to keep it a two-point game until MTSU hit two free throws.The Mean Green return home to host Old Dominion Jan. 31 at 7 p.m.