Football: North Texas collects another recruit

North Texas has featured more than a few wide receivers over the years who were considered undersized.

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‘Not an easy road’

Tracey Kee came to the University of North Texas with a reputation as a winning college softball coach who pushed her players to the limit.

Basketball: UNT hires staffer with school ties

Long before Todd Shelton became a highly successful high school basketball coach, he made the short drive to North Texas to try to secure his first big break in the coaching business.

Football: UNT snags in-state RB commit, Tyrone Middleton

San Antonio Southwest high school coach Peter Wagner has a feeling Tyrone Middleton could be in for a big senior season.Middleton shined on the summer football camp circuit over the past few weeks and...


Basketball: Living her dream

Jalie Mitchell stands behind a trio of North Texas post players as each struggles through one of the final drills at the end of a long summer conditioning session.

UNT wide receiver Bradley arrested

D’Aundrey Bradley, a wide receiver from Cedar Hill who signed with the North Texas football team in February and is scheduled to join the team in July, was arrested for theft at a Wal-Mart in Denton on Tuesday.

Football: UNT camp tour set to begin

The finish line in college football recruiting for the class of 2016 is still months away.

Basketball: UNT adds 6-11 JUCO transfer

Mike Thomas didn’t take the conventional route to reaching his goal of playing basketball on the major college level.

Basketball: UNT adds forward Mabodu

Jalie Mitchell has added several players to the North Texas women’s basketball roster that are long-term projects early in her tenure as the Mean Green’s new coach.

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Football: Dajon Williams no longer with UNT, coach McCarney confirms

Dajon Williams, a quarterback who once appeared as if he possessed program-altering talent, has seen his time with the North Texas football program end in surprising fashion.

Football: Preliminary TV schedule released for UNT's 2015 season

The North Texas football team will appear on television five times in the 2015 season and could have additional games picked up as part of the Conference USA television package.

Men's basketball: UNT lands another basketball recruit

Khalil Fuller went from one coast to the other in the hope of improving his opportunities when it came time to select a college where he would continue his basketball career.

UNT’s Schoblocher leaves softball program

Taylor Schoblocher, a key member of the North Texas softball team, has left the program and will not play her senior season with the Mean Green.

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UNT track star motivated by childhood, dad

Jeff Caesar was cleaning out his garage not too long ago when seeing a long-forgotten item made him think back on the formative days of one of his star pupil’s athletic careers.

UNT notebook: Mitchell’s contract approved

Local connections were a big reason North Texas brought Jalie Mitchell back to her alma mater as its next women’s basketball coach last month.


UNT notebook: Robertson fulfills UNT vision

Craig Robertson was standing in a room full of North Texas fans, officials and former players this summer when athletic director Rick Villarreal took a moment to recognize all he had accomplished in the past year.


Coaches talk attendance

GAINESVILLE — The North Texas athletic department took its show on the road for its annual caravan Tuesday, when the Mean Green’s coaches and athletic officials addressed what they view as one of the program’s biggest challenges.

UNT notebook: With grades cleared, Smith jumps in QB race

The wait is finally over. DaMarcus Smith has officially joined the race to start at quarterback for North Texas.

Golf: UNT ninth at regional

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — North Texas came up short in its bid to reach the NCAA men’s golf finals. The Mean Green finished in ninth place at the New Haven Regional as they were unable to inch their way into the top five to advance.

Golf: UNT tied for seventh place

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — North Texas was tied for seventh place Friday after the second round of the NCAA regional tournament, trailing fifth-place Oklahoma State by three strokes for the final spot in the national finals with one round to go.

Golf: Last hole knocks UNT from lead

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — North Texas’ first day at the NCAA regional tournament saw wild swings up and down the leaderboard, and they finished tied for eighth place after 18 holes.

Men’s golf: Youngsters have UNT back at regionals

North Texas coach Brad Stracke couldn’t help but reflect on some of the high points of his past few years with the Mean Green men’s golf team this week.

Track and field: Mean Green still climbing C-USA hill

North Texas’ first lap through Conference USA was a bit of rough one when it came to track and field. The Mean Green have long been known for their prowess in the sport.

UNT notebook: Erick Evans to transfer to FCS school

Erick Evans carved out a role at North Texas after starting his college football career as a walk-on.

Tuesday death of North Texas student-athlete ruled suicide

University of North Texas basketball player Eboniey Jeter committed suicide in her dorm room, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office said in an autopsy report released Friday.


Softball: UNT pitcher has had to adjust to college game as freshman

Monique Garcia didn’t have a lot of time to adjust to pitching on the college level in her first season at North Texas.

UNT women's basketball player found dead in dorm

Eboniey Jeter, a member of the North Texas women’s basketball team, was found dead Tuesday morning in her dorm room at UNT’s Mozart Square Hall.

UNT notebook: Women’s hoops team grabs another basketball transfer

New coach Jalie Mitchell continued to restock the North Texas women’s basketball team’s roster over the weekend when the Mean Green picked up Terriell Bradley.

Softball: TWU softball earns another postseason bid

There was a time this season when the TWU softball team harbored some serious doubts about qualifying for the Lone Star Conference Championship tournament, much less earning a spot in NCAA postseason play.

Softball: UNT boasts senior day series sweep

All three North Texas seniors in the batting order recorded at least one hit on Sunday to lead the way for the Mean Green on senior day.


Softball: Bombs away

Spencer Ferrell was just trying to get a bunt down late Saturday afternoon to help North Texas grab a spot in the Conference USA tournament.

Softball: UNT sister find solace in sharing softball field

The call would usually come sometime in the hours after practice wrapped up for both the Missouri and Illinois softball teams.


Football: A decade of silence for UNT

The names that rolled across the television screen were intriguing to Cody Spencer for the first day of the 2004 NFL draft.

Golf: UNT grabs first C-USA title

TEXARKANA, Ark. — It was drama that Conference USA wanted when they went to match play to decide its golf champion, and it was drama it got.

Golf: Munoz wins C-USA tourney, UNT on to match play

TEXARKANA — Senior Juan Munoz captured the Conference USA individual championship, and the North Texas men’s golf team finished with the lowest score in stroke play to advance to today’s match play to determine the league champion.

Golf: UNT men surge to lead at C-USA golf tournament

TEXARKANA, Tex. — The North Texas men’s golf team roared into the lead of the Conference USA Championship as senior’s Jason Roets and Juan Munoz sent the Mean Green past No. 30 UAB for the overall team lead.

Golf: Roets storms to the lead at C-USA tourney

TEXARKANA — A red-hot Jason Roets matched his career-low with a 7-under 65 to take the lead at the Conference USA Championship and put the UNT men’s golf team in a prime position after the first round of play.

Softball: Sunday finale ends in heartbreak for UNT

RUSTON, La. — Sunday’s Conference USA series finale brought a little bit of everything to the table, from a pitcher’s duel through the first three innings to late-game home run heroics and comeback. However, when all the smoke had cleared from the game’s fireworks, Louisiana Tech was the team to “walk off” with a 5-4 victory, thanks to a full-count, two-out RBI double in the bottom of the seventh.

Golf: UNT seeking C-USA tourney victory

A big finish at the Reveille Classic came at the perfect time for the North Texas men’s golf team.


Basketball: UNT’s Taylor opts not to pursue redshirt

T.J. Taylor’s once-promising college basketball career has come to an end.

Football: UNT’s Voss works out for Chiefs, Dolphins

Colin Voss thought his opportunities in football had come to an end not too long ago after the NCAA denied his appeal for a final season of eligibility. That changed over the past few weeks when the former forward for the North Texas basketball team heard from a pair of NFL teams that think he might have what it takes.

Golf: UNT takes fourth in Fort Myers

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Freshman Abbi Shaddix led the North Texas women’s golf team to its best finish at a conference championship since 2011 as the Mean Green finished fourth at the Conference USA tournament.


UNT Notebook: Big guys shag punts to cap spring practice

North Texas reached the finish line when it comes to spring practice in light-hearted fashion Tuesday afternoon.

Golf: Freshman leads UNT at conference tourney

FORT MYERS, Fla. — It was a record-breaking day for the North Texas women’s golf team, as freshman Abbi Shaddix was the catalyst as she fired the third-lowest round in school history at the Conference USA tournament.

Basketball: UNT nabs women’s hoops transfer from UT

Jalie Mitchell has her first recruit as the head coach at North Texas. Nekia Jones, a 5-11 forward from Beaumont who left Texas’ program this spring, has elected to continue her career with the Mean Green. Jones announced her intentions to play for UNT on her Twitter account on Monday afternoon.

Golf: UNT in contention after first round

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The best round of the year for the North Texas women’s golf team has it in contention for the Conference USA title after the first round of play. The Mean Green fired a first round of 6-over par 294 and is tied for third place, only seven strokes off the lead after the first 18 holes.


Football: UNT picks up the tempo

There wasn’t much one could be certain of when it came to North Texas’ offense heading into spring practice a few weeks ago.

UNT Notebook: Barnett named Dunham’s replacement

Once George Dunham decided this year to retire as the radio voice of North Texas athletics, he started to think about the future — and who would replace him.

Football: Mean Green to present offensive research

North Texas offensive coordinator Mike Canales and the rest of the Mean Green’s coaching staff have taken a long, hard look since the end of last season at some of the top offenses in the country and the ins and outs of what they do.

Basketball: Versatile forward picks UNT over Tulsa, Charlotte, others

Playing four seasons of high school basketball wasn’t enough to earn Allante Holston the scholarship offers he was seeking.