North Texas head coach Carl Sheffield thought he might have something special on his hands earlier this season when he put together his 400-meter relay team.
Rodolfo Cazaubon’s goal of reaching the NCAA Golf Championship is now a reality.
COLLEGE STATION -- North Texas hoped the 2013 season would mark its breakthrough moment in the NCAA tournament. No. 60 UNT (18-6) made its second consecutive appearance in the national championships and third in the last four years on Saturday morning, when the Mean Green took on rival TCU in College Station.
Barbora Vykydalova wasn’t quite sure of what to make of Sujay Lama and his unique approach to the mental side of tennis when she first arrived at North Texas four years ago.
North Texas head coach T.J. Hubbard came into the season thinking 30 wins was a realistic goal. Thanks to a remarkable run at the end of the year, the Mean Green is on the verge of reaching that milestone and a few others this week during the Sun Belt Conference tournament in Troy, Ala.
The more Vertrail Vaughns thought about all that North Texas has to offer over the last few days, the more coming home to the Dallas-Fort Worth area made sense.
Taylor Schoblocher hit a walk-off grand slam to lift North Texas to an 8-7 win over Texas-Arlington on Tuesday at Lovelace Stadium.
Ashley Kirk pitched a no-hitter and picked up a win in relief to lead North Texas to a doubleheader sweep of Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday at Lovelace Stadium. The Mean Green won the first game 8-0 in five innings and took the second game 8-7.
DES MOINES, Iowa — Steven White became the first member of the Mean Green to become a Drake Relays champion since 1970 on Saturday. White recorded a season-best 50.11 in the men’s 400-meter hurdles.
North Texas athletic director Rick Villarreal and men’s basketball coach Tony Benford said Wednesday night that they want to continue the program’s series with Texas-Arlington, although fitting the game into next season’s schedule could be problematic.
North Texas head coach Tony Benford and assistant David Anwar spent a lot of time talking with and visiting Armani Flannigan up in Riverton, Wyo. That dedication paid off when UNT signed the 6-foot-8, 205-pound forward to a national letter of intent this week.
LAFAYETTE, La. – For the second consecutive year, the North Texas women won the Sun Belt Conference tournament, posting a 4-2 victory over Georgia State on Sunday at the Cajun Courts.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Ashley Kirk became North Texas’ career strikeout leader in a 3-2 win over Middle Tennessee on Saturday at Blue Raider Field. The Mean Green swept the doubleheader with an 8-1 win in the nightcap.
Kseniya Bardabush, Franziska Sprinkmeyer and Barbora Vykydalova have been named to the All-Sun Belt Conference team and will lead North Texas at 8:30 a.m. today when the Mean Green plays a second-round match against Arkansas-Little Rock at Red Lerille’s Health & Racquet Club in Lafayette, La.
Troy Greisen endured a noisy bus ride to North Texas on Tuesday, and couldn’t have been happier about it. Greisen, chief executive officer of Special Abilities of North Texas, contacted UNT men’s basketball coach Tony Benford in the fall to see if his team would be willing to work with the special-needs adults who spend their afternoons at the facility he oversees in Lewisville.
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. — The North Texas women’s team dropped to eighth place Tuesday but Taylor Kilponen remained in the top 10 after the second round of the Sun Belt Conference tournament. The Mean Green shot a second-round 311 and has a two-round score of 619, while Kilponen is tied for 10th place after 36 holes.
Loryn Goodwin, last season’s Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year, and backup Braylah Blakely have both left the North Texas women’s basketball program. UNT head coach Mike Petersen confirmed Monday morning that both will not return next season.
North Texas defeated Middle Tennessee 4-0 on Sunday to go undefeated in Sun Belt Conference play this season. “These seniors have done so much for the program,” UNT coach Sujay Lama said. “It was great to see them finish their last home match on a winning note."