ARLINGTON — Through one quarter of play in Saturday’s season-opening Advocare Cowboys Classic, Oklahoma State quarterback J.W. Walsh seemed to be in the middle of a nightmare.
ARLINGTON — Three years after he was one of the top high school prospects in the country, Florida State junior Mario Edwards Jr. was back in the national spotlight, playing in a stadium he knew well.
AUSTIN — North Texas followed up one of its finest offensive seasons in program history with a performance that showed just how important a host of seniors who played for the Mean Green last season were...
DALLAS — Junior running back Xavier Scott had only fumbled twice in his varsity career heading into the Broncos’ season-opening game at Wilmer-Hutchins on Friday. On Denton’s first offensive possession of the game, Scott fumbled to squander supreme field position away at the Eagles’ 20-yard line. But that didn’t deter Scott from refocusing and putting the team on his shoulders to the tune of 160 yards and three touchdowns as the Broncos took down Wilmer-Hutchins 28-14.
Ryan knew what it needed to accomplish if it wanted to pick up a win against Rockwall on Friday night. For most of the contest at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex, the Raiders contained Rockwall’s high-powered offense. But three big plays — all of which ended in points for Rockwall — stifled hopes of a glorious debut for many of Ryan’s players and coaches.
ARGYLE — After winning its first state title last year, Argyle didn’t play its best football in Friday’s season opener. Thanks to Abilene Wylie, the Eagles avoided what could have been a rare loss.
North Texas was in a transition phase at this time a year ago. Andrew Palileo had just taken over as UNT’s head coach and was in the process of installing his system and establishing the culture he says is a vital part of any team’s success.
ARGYLE — Falling behind 2-1 with a razor-thin loss to Denton in the third set, the Argyle Lady Eagles had lost their aggressive demeanor. Rediscovering their enthusiasm and offensive purpose, the Lady Eagles fought back and edged out the Lady Broncos in the decisive fifth set for a 25-20, 21-25, 29-31, 25-17, 16-14 victory Tuesday.
Josh Greer completed his meteoric rise through North Texas’ depth chart on Monday, when the former Navarro College standout was named the Mean Green’s starting quarterback.
Highly rated senior quarterback Kevin Dillman suited up and played for the junior varsity team in Guyer’s scrimmage against Euless Trinity on Friday night, making official what was already assumed — Dillman will remain at Guyer after the University Interscholastic League ruled him ineligible to play varsity games as a senior on Aug. 11.
Ryan head coach Dave Henigan talks about freshman quarterback Spencer Sanders, who will make his first varsity start this Friday in the season-opener against Rockwall.
Rachel Holden saved North Texas from having to go to overtime against a team it clearly outmatched.In the 87th minute of Sunday’s home game against Oregon State, Holden outran defender Miranda Stover to...
GAINESVILLE — The Ryan Lady Raiders claimed third place in this weekend’s NCTC Invitational on Saturday after winning two of three matches on the day.Ryan (9-5) defeated Whitesboro 19-25, 25-12, 25-18...
Jackie Kerestine wasn’t asked to do much in her first live game action in almost a year. The North Texas goalkeeper joked after her team’s season-opening 3-0 win over Texas Southern on Friday that she was tired and “beat” on a night when she faced just one shot on goal.
Jackie Kerestine felt completely out of place at times over the last year while firmly planted on the North Texas bench, her leg swollen and wrapped in a brace.
College football is nearly upon us. The Dallas Morning News and Denton Record-Chronicle have teamed up to provide a digital-only college football primer, including all the highlights (and lowlights) of the offseason, bold predictions for the eight area schools, key storylines and, of course, final predictions.
Imagine if the UIL had put back-to-back state champions Allen and Denton Guyer in the same district and added recent state champions Cedar Hill, Southlake Carroll and Euless Trinity. That’s the type of district some area private school coaches may feel like they’re in this season.
Several world champions and National Finals Rodeo qualifiers were among the contestants for the final performance of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo Sunday night at the 86th annual North Texas Fair and Rodeo.
A standing-room-only crowd packed the stands for the second performance of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo at the North Texas Fair and Rodeo on Saturday night at the North Texas Fairgrounds.
The final major scrimmage of fall practice came and went for North Texas on Saturday, with a host of questions still looming, including the biggest one of them all.
The first rodeo performance of the 86th annual North Texas Fair and Rodeo on Friday night opened to a capacity crowd that turned out to watch the cowboys and cowgirls of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association compete for points and money to try to earn a spot at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.
The hosting Ryan Lady Raiders split their matches on Saturday, the final day of the Ryan Kick-Off Classic, beating Lubbock Monterey 25-22, 25-11, 25-11 and losing to Argyle 25-15, 25-17, 25-12.Ryan will...
Andrew McNulty and Josh Greer have seen opportunities come and go during their competition to take over as North Texas’ starting quarterback.