North Texas (10-6, 6-2) vs. Southern Miss (7-12, 3-9).

Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Friday, 8 p.m. EST

. BOTTOM LINE: North Texas looks to extend Southern Miss’s conference losing streak to 7 games. Southern Miss’ last CUSA win came against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 64-59 on Jan. 16. North Texas beat Louisiana Tech by 2 points in your home in its last trip.

SUPER ELDERS: North Texas has relied greatly on its elders. Javion Hamlet, Zachary Simmons, James Reese, Thomas Bell and Rubin Jones have actually collectively represented 69 percent of the group’s scoring this year and 77 percent of all Mean Green points over the last 5 video games.

STEPPING IT UP: The Golden Eagles have scored 66.1 points per video game versus conference opponents therefore far, an improvement from the 58 per video game they managed versus non-conference foes.JUMPING FOR JAVION: Hamlet has actually linked on 31.4 percent of the 35 3-pointers he’s attempted and has actually made 5 of 13 over the last five games. He’s likewise converted 91.7 percent of his complimentary throws this season.

SLIPPING AT 70: Southern Miss is 0-8 this year when it allows 70 points or more and 7-4 when holding challengers to less than 70.

UNDEFEATED WHEN: North Texas is a perfect 8-0 when it ratings a minimum of 74 points. The Mean Green are 2-6 when scoring any less than 74.

DID YOU KNOW: The North Texas defense has actually permitted only 62.7 points per video game to challengers, which is the 23rd-best mark in the country. The Southern Miss offense has produced simply 65.1 points through 19 games (ranked 283rd among Department I teams).

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