UNT’s athletic programs to be scrutinized Monday night

A pair of consultants North Texas has hired to evaluate the school’s athletic program will meet with fans and boosters tonight.

Texas High QB commits to UNT

Cade Pearson was pretty sure where he wanted to continue his football career following a visit to North Texas earlier this month. The Texarkana Texas High quarterback made it official late Wednesday evening and committed to UNT.

Dickenson meets with AD search firm

North Texas acting athletic director Hank Dickenson spoke with representatives from Eastman & Beaudine Inc., the search firm helping the school find a replacement for Rick Villarreal, on Monday.

UNT on hook for $90K monthly for buyouts

The University of North Texas athletic department is paying $90,000 per month to buy out the contracts of three former athletic department employees, according to an analysis by the Denton Record-Chronicle.

Football: Illinois wideout Quinetin Jackson commits to UNT

North Texas went all the way to Illinois to land College of DuPage quarterback Devin O’Hara earlier this summer.

Football: UNT adds third player from same college

North Texas continued to load up on junior college players over the weekend, when cornerback Eric Jenkins committed to play for the Mean Green. Jenkins was a first-team All-Region IV selection at Los Angeles Valley College as a sophomore last season. He originally signed with Cincinnati but never enrolled at the school and ended up back on the recruiting market.

TWU notebook: Stidham proud of Pioneers’ resolve

If TWU softball coach Genny Stidham had to pick one outstanding trait about her 2016 Pioneers, it probably would have to be the players’ gutsy resolve for playing to the final out regardless of the score.

Softball: Rattlers bite TWU at NCAA tourney

Softball: Pioneers run-rule LCU in NCAA tournament

Softball: TWU faces hard-hitting Chaps at regional

Softball: TWU headed to San Antonio for regional