UNT (8-10, 2-3 C-USA) will face Florida Atlantic University (11-7, 1-4 C-USA) at FAU Saturday, Jan. 25 at 4 p.m. central time.
FIU senior guard Jerica Coley had a game high of 28 points Wednesday against UNT, but the buckets just wasn’t enough to seal a home-court win.
The Mean Green beat the FIU Owls at FIU 66-59. The Owls now mirror the record of UNT at 8-10 overall and 2-3 in C-USA play. UNT and FIU are two of five teams to share a 2-3 record as of yet in conference play.
Six-foot forward, Briesha Wynn finished with a career-high of 21 points with just two boards shy of a double-double.
Tipping off against FAU shall play in UNT’s favor as they have two conference game wins under their belt compared to FAU’s single win against Rice.
The momentum from the win over FIU could also convert into a confidence booster for the Mean Green in hopes to return to the Super Pit with two consecutive road wins in Florida.
Game coverage of this event will be available via Gametracker and KNTU 88.1 FM.