In Miami, Chris Jones hit a runner in the lane at the buzzer to lift North Texas, 65-63. UNT (13-13, 4-8) had a 60-50 lead with 2:17 left before missing the front end of three consecutive 1-and-1 opportunities. Jordan Williams made one of two from the line with 34.8 seconds left to snap the skid and give UNT a 63-59 lead. Jason Boswell hit a free throw with 30 seconds left before missing the second. Rakeem Buckles grabbed the rebound and FIU worked the ball to Tymell Murphy, who converted a three-point play with 22.3 seconds left to tie the score. UNT called a timeout and got the ball to Jones, who drove the right side of the lane and hit the game-winner.