Lehigh (9-2) headed into the locker room at halftime with a 52-33 lead after shooting 52.8 percent from the field including hitting eight 3-pointers. The Mountain Hawks led by as many as 21 in the second half.
McKnight had seven assists and four rebounds to go with his point total. Holden Greiner scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds.
Tony Mitchell scored 22 points and pulled nine rebounds in 31 minutes off the bench for North Texas (5-7, 0-1 Sun Belt). Alzee Williams had 20 points and was a perfect 8 for 8 from the free-throw line. Jordan Williams had 12 points for the Mean Green.
The Mean Green was 20 of 27 from the free-throw line and out-rebounded Lehigh 48-36.
Who are the best NBA prospects in the 2017 draft class? Chad Ford gives his top five and previews the big storylines to watch for next year.
Cal shooting guard Jordan Mathews, who averaged 13.6 points as a sophomore, has decided to transfer to Gonzaga.
Maria Taylor and Peter Burns share the greatest moments of the year around the conference.
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