Men’s basketball: UNT falters in second half, loses against UNI

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Bennett Koch scored 18 points, including going 8 of 10 at the free throw line, to help lead Northern Iowa to a 93-70 home win against North Texas on Monday night.Matt Bohannon...


Brett Vito: UNT brass cannot afford to make a mistake on upcoming coaching hire

The scene at Apogee Stadium on Saturday afternoon drove home one obvious point when it comes to the North Texas football program.

Basketball: UNT men face tough task against Northern Iowa

The journey to its first win against a Division I team this season is about to get a whole lot tougher for North Texas.


Miners dig UNT 1-11 hole

North Texas interim coach Mike Canales and his veteran players talked all week about washing away the bad taste in their mouths from a lost season.

Villarreal: Coach decision coming soon

North Texas is on the verge of announcing who will take over as its new head football coach.


Football: UNT defense shines in finale

The 2015 season will go down as one of the worst in North Texas history when it comes to defense.

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Football: Orr, UNT aim to go out on top

Austin Orr came up with the play of the year thus far for North Texas, swatting away an extra point and giving the Mean Green the boost it needed to post their lone win of the season.

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Four downs: Keys to today's game

Mean Green Gameday

UNT RB Jeffrey Wilson vs. UTEP LB Alvin Jones

Basketball: UNT falls to Arizona

What started out looking like it would be a second big win against a major conference opponent for North Texas this season quickly turned into something else entirely Friday afternoon.

Basketball: Guard Harris off UNT men’s team

DeAndre Harris is no longer a member of the North Texas men’s basketball program.


What went wrong

North Texas entered its fifth season under Dan McCarney a couple of months ago hoping to show that it was on the way back up. Only a year had passed since one of the greatest seasons in UNT history — a 9-4 campaign capped by a win over UNLV in the Heart of Dallas Bowl. The Mean Green fell back to 4-8 a year ago, but an influx of junior college players and a renewed sense of urgency had UNT believing 2015 could be its bounce-back season.

Men's basketball: Mean Green drop third straight

What started out as a tough run through its home tournament this week, got worse – a whole lot worse – for North Texas on Wednesday night. The Mean Green lost their third straight in the Mean Green Challenge, a tournament UNT set up largely to help facilitate a good start to the season. Troy hammered UNT 86-74 in the Mean Green’s final game of the event, and that might not have been the worst part of what transpired for UNT.