Seth Littrell could sense the excitement among North Texas’ players in the early morning hours before the Mean Green kicked off their game against Army on Saturday.
With just two games left in the Lone Star Conference regular season, the TWU soccer team is hoping to build on several strong showings in recent weeks to improve on its regional ranking.
North Texas will have an opportunity to add yet another conference soccer title to its ever-growing collection in its last two games of the regular season.
Trey Keenan made his way into what amounted to an oversized closet at Michie Stadium on Saturday night for an assignment that is a rarity for players like the former Argyle standout.
The North Texas volleyball team secured a 3-0 straight-set victory against Charlotte on Sunday afternoon, moving its conference record to 5-3 on the season.
WEST POINT, N.Y. — North Texas coach Seth Littrell took a look at what Army’s defense does best heading into the teams’ game on Saturday and came to what seemed like a reasonable conclusion.
WEST POINT, N.Y. — Seth Littrell spoke over the last few days about how a fortuitously timed bye could help North Texas prepare for the challenges Army’s option offense would present.The way the Mean Green...
Eric Jenkins envisioned basketball as his ticket to a better life while growing up in New Orleans, where he sometimes went hungry or worried about where he’d find the money for bus fare to school. It wasn’t until Jenkins’ time at Miller-McCoy Academy was coming to an end that he looked around the gym and reconsidered.
North Texas found out the hard way a year ago just how big a of difference a bye week can make for a team. UNT had an off week during the 2015 season, but it came on the opening Saturday of the year. The Mean Green were forced to plow through 12 games in 12 weeks as a result.
Despite losing four straight matches, the TWU volleyball team is taking the second half of Lone Star Conference play one game at a time as it attempts to climb the conference standings.
LAWTON, Okla. — TWU controlled the first two sets against Cameron but dropped the next pair before pulling out a five-set victory in which Makayla Mayfield broke a 21-year-old single-game Pioneer record with 40 digs Tuesday night inside Aggie Gym.
North Texas isn’t in its familiar spot atop the Conference USA soccer standings heading into the stretch run of the season. The Mean Green have a chance to change that in their last four games before the conference tournament, beginning with a key showdown with Charlotte on Friday at the Mean Green Soccer Complex.
Brandon Garner’s contributions to North Texas’ surprising start were easy to overlook earlier this season. The sacks that fellow linebacker Joshua Wheeler posted and the interceptions safety Kishawn McClain hauled in overshadowed what Garner accomplished coming off the bench as a reserve.
Amanda Chamberlain operated in a supporting role last season with the North Texas volleyball team. All but one of the Mean Green’s players did just that during what amounted to a victory lap for Carnae Dillard, one of the best players in program history. The challenge for UNT this season has been finding a way to fill the void that Dillard left.
Seth Littrell already has created a palpable buzz about the direction of North Texas’ football program in his first season as the Mean Green’s head coach. The moves that new athletic director Wren Baker is making off the field are quickly adding steam at a time when UNT’s program appears to be headed in the right direction.
IRVING — Jalie Mitchell was in a much better place Wednesday when she arrived at Conference USA headquarters for her second go-round as Mean Green coach during the league’s annual media days. UNT was an afterthought at media days a year ago after winning just five games the previous season.
After picking up three big wins at home two weeks ago, the TWU volleyball team struggled over the weekend in New Mexico against two quality Lone Star Conference opponents. The Pioneers were swept by Western New Mexico on Friday night before losing in four sets to Eastern New Mexico on Saturday.
The college basketball season will get off to an unofficial start over the next two days, when the head coaches from Conference USA gather for the league’s annual media days.
For the past decade or so, there has been lingering skepticism that has accompanied most of North Texas’ big wins.
North Texas punter Eric Keena might not look like the biggest running threat the Mean Green have rolled out on the field this season, especially when compared to star junior Jeffrey Wilson.
Mason Fine was far from the star of North Texas’ win against Marshall on Saturday night at Apogee Stadium.
One of the top quarterbacks in Conference USA caused North Texas all kinds of problems last week in a loss to Middle Tennessee. The experience of being carved up for 295 yards and two touchdowns by Brent Stockstill wasn’t a pleasant one for UNT, but it could pay dividends today when the Mean Green host Marshall.
Former North Texas wide receiver Brelan Chancellor felt like he and his teammates were almost invincible when they lined up at Apogee Stadium just a few years ago. The Mean Green won early and often at home after the venue opened in 2011, leading website Prediction Machine to declare that UNT had the best home-field advantage in college football.
There’s a strong belief that Ryan wide receiver Gabriel Douglas’ verbal commitment to Texas Tech on Wednesday will open the floodgates to more Football Bowl Subdivision offers for one of the more highly touted high school receivers in the nation. Douglas, a junior, is ready for them all. But he said he is sold on the Red Raiders.