DENTON, Texas -- Chris Jones scored 16 points, helping North Texas dominate Division II opponent Cameron and roll to a 78-49 victory Friday night in the Mean Green's home opener.
Jones, a sophomore, was 8 of 9 from the field and added seven assists and five rebounds. Jacob Holmen came off the bench to score 14 points and Alzee Williams had 12 for the Mean Green (2-2), who went on a 35-3 run spanning the end of the first half and the beginning of the second and cruised from there.
Asaad Robinson was the lone bright spot for the Aggies (1-1), who shot just 27 percent from the field. Robinson came off the bench to score 20 points and was 7 of 14, including 4 of 8 on 3-pointers. The rest of the team was a combined 10 of 50.
The Mean Green won their 10th consecutive home opener.
Ted Kapita was the top-rated recruit from West Virginia in the class of 2015 and recently played at DME Academy in Florida.
With the Suns drafting Tyler Ulis, they now have five guards on their roster who attended Kentucky.
NBA fans will be looking forward to their newest players making plays like this next season.
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