No one had to tell North Texas pitcher Stacey Underwood, or any other member of the Mean Green for that matter, just how important their third series of the Conference USA season had become heading into the weekend.
North Texas coach Seth Littrell says the best springs are a little inconsistent — at least in terms of which units and players excel. If it's always a team's offense — or its defense, for that matter — controlling the proceedings, it's usually a bad sign.
2016 was a great year for Noah Goodwin. Named the American Junior Golf Association's Rolex Junior Player of the Year, the Corinth native collected four top-five finishes in AJGA invitationals and earned one of the coveted spots on the U.S. Junior Ryder Cup Team.
ARLINGTON -- North Texas finished with two podium finishes Saturday at Texas-Arlington's Bobby Lane Invitational at Maverick Stadium.
Ryan had the wind and arguably all the momentum going into the second half on Friday. What the Lady Raiders didn't have was a big enough lead.
SANGER -- District 9-4A is considered one of the toughest districts in the state. For a young Krum squad, that was evident in a 12-1 run-rule loss at Sanger on Friday night.
To say Friday's District 5-5A matchup boiled down to a few costly errors for Denton would be oversimplifying it, according to Denton coach Nick Buck.
When North Texas made the move to a spread offense a year ago, the assumption was that the Mean Green's biggest adjustment would be with their quarterbacks and wide receivers. That was far from the case.
ARGYLE -- Ricardo Betanzos slid to his knees in excitement after his late goal gave Ryan a critical lead in the closing minutes of Thursday's Class 5A playoff opener. But he was quick to regroup, as he knew there still was roughly 8 minutes left to play against one of the top teams in the area.
Legendary Argyle girls basketball coach Skip Townsend has called it a career after winning his ninth state championship earlier this month.
North Texas enjoyed a turnaround season in Seth Littrell's first campaign as the Mean Green's head coach. Several assistants who played a role along the way have received a significant financial reward, according to information obtained by the Denton Record-Chronicle.
New North Texas coach Grant McCasland didn't hold back on Tuesday, when he was introduced to the school's student body.
If the Denton Lady Broncos could have bottled their first-inning success and contained their third-inning disaster, Tuesday's District 5-5A showdown against Wichita Falls Rider might have turned out differently.
DECATUR - Argyle got to Decatur pitcher Bryce Elder one time in Tuesday's District 9-4A opener, then spent the rest of the night trying in vain to extend that small lead.
GUNTER — Christine Billmeier throw a shutout and allowed just one hit to lead the Pilot Point Lady Bearcats to an 11-0 victory over Gunter on Tuesday night.Billmeier recorded 12 strikeouts in six innings...
MIAMI — For the second straight day, North Texas couldn't get the hit it needed with runners in scoring position, while Florida International had one big hit to secure a 1-0 victory Sunday.
Trailing 5-1 in the first set against No. 17 Kansas, North Texas sophomore Minying Liang didn't give in.
Immediately after my pro day was over on March 10, my family, my agent, my girlfriend and myself all went to go grub out after a very successful day.
Starting 1-5 in Lone Star Conference play, TWU was in a slump, but after a 10-2 win over Eastern New Mexico completed a three-game sweep, the Pioneers are thriving and riding a 10-game overall win streak. After run-ruling the Greyhounds twice Friday in six-inning games, TWU was even more efficient Saturday, as it needed just five innings to do the job.
FORT WORTH — North Texas completed its first outdoor meet, highlighted by four podium finishes from the throwers group, Saturday at the TCU Invitational.
Strong. Quick. Tall and tight. One thing at a time. Those are just a few of what TWU junior Schyler Jones calls cue words. She repeats the mantras to herself while competing, and they facilitate focus her while helping to command her body to follow her mind.
On most nights, seven strikeouts can make for a powerful pitching outing. On Friday at Cotton Nix Field, Denton's Wyatt Folsom showed he had the tools to dismantle the Sherman Bearcats, but the Broncos' offense was late to arrive as Sherman pitcher David Bedgood kept them off balance throughout much of the game.
After falling behind 1-0 in the top of the first, Ryan responded quickly to knock off Braswell 4-1 on Friday and improve to 5-12-1.
Tylia Sylestine and Abby Walker hit walk-off home runs for TWU in 11-3 and 12-2 wins against Eastern New Mexico on Friday at Pioneer Field to increase TWU's win streak to nine games.
North Texas entered a midweek game against Oklahoma State on Wednesday feeling pretty good about where it is early in the season. UNT had won six of its last seven games, including its first three in Conference USA play.
Argyle was well represented on the District 9-4A all-district team, this after a dominating regular season that led to the Eagles winning 33 games and making a run to their first state tournament since 2012.
Ryan and Denton took their sweet time playing Tuesday's District 5-5A opener, thanks largely to bad pitching.
Shortly after Tuesday's game against McKinney began, the Guyer softball team was in a hole. All the Lady Wildcats needed to get on the right side of the scoreboard was three batters. Guyer bashed its way to a 16-1 run-rule victory over the Lady Lions in a game that was called before the completion of three innings.
Ryan had a chance to clinch a share of the District 5-5A title with a win in Monday's regular-season finale against Wichita Falls Rider. Instead, the Raiders find themselves heading into the playoffs as the district's third seed.
In their final game before playoffs, the Denton Lady Broncos were able to shake off the sting of their first loss of the season and close out their stellar regular season on a high note.
This past weekend was the biggest for me in this journey I’m on to earn a shot in the NFL when I participated in Tulsa’s pro day on Friday morning and showcased my abilities in front of nearly two dozen NFL teams.
FORT WORTH — Denton extended its winning streak to three games on the final day of the North Crowley tournament with a 7-1 win against Crowley and a 7-3 win against North Crowley on Saturday.
NEW YORK — Josh Hart scored 29 points and No. 2 Villanova beat Creighton 74-60 on Saturday to win the Big East tournament and probably lock up the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA tournament.
SAN ANTONIO -- Argyle preached all year about staying patient and waiting for the right play to present itself. That play was there in the closing seconds of its Class 4A state semifinal on Friday afternoon -- the shot just didn't fall.
In one of the area’s toughest districts, it’s going to be difficult for Guyer to record wins. Plano East freshman Carson Armijo pitched a complete-game shutout to defeat Guyer 8-0 at Wildcat Field on Friday night. She finished her night with nine strikeouts and surrendered only one walk.
ANNA — Aubrey got its second straight win in the Anna tournament, dominating Lone Oak 10-0 on Friday behind another huge day at the plate from Taylor Swarbrick.
North Texas gave Western Kentucky second chance after second chance Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Conference USA tournament. The Mean Green’s opportunity to add one more milestone in Jalie Mitchell’s second season as head coach vanished as a result in a 78-51 loss.