North Texas (15-9, 11-5) vs. Louisiana Tech (21-6, 13-4)
Conference USA Conference Tourney Semifinals, Ford Center at The Star, Frisco, Texas; Friday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Louisiana Tech is set to take on North Texas with the winner earning its place in the CUSA championship game. The teams split the regular season series at one win apiece. The teams last met on Feb. 6, when the Mean Green shot 36.5 percent from the field and went 13 for 16 from the free throw line en route to the 57-55 victory.
SUPER SENIORS: North Texas has benefited heavily from its seniors. Javion Hamlet, Zachary Simmons, James Reese and Thomas Bell have combined to account for 66 percent of the team’s scoring this year and 97 percent of all Mean Green points over the team’s last five games.