Greg Gainey had 11 points for the Mavericks (3-1).
Roger Franklin of North Texas tied the game at 43-43 with a layup at 15:01, and the Mean Green did not make another field goal for six minutes. In that span, UTA went on a 13-7 run and led by 12 points, 66-54, with 4:01 remaining.
Mitchell's layup with two minutes left was North Texas' only field goal in the final eight minutes.
It's been 10 years since the NBA's one-and-done rule was implemented. Imagine if the draft rules were different. Here are the eight would-be best teams if these players stayed a little longer.
On June 19, 1986, former first-team All-American forward Len Bias died at the age of 22. Take a look back at what made him one of the best basketball stars during his playing days at Maryland.
On Father's Day, NBA draft prospect Ben Simmons pens a letter to his father thanking him for all that he has done for him.
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