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Heart Of Dallas Bowl Gets New Sponsor

Restaurant chain Zaxby’s has signed on as the new title sponsor for the day after Christmas Heart of Dallas Bowl.

10/21/2014

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Heart Of Dallas Bowl To Honor First Responders

The college football bowl game based in Dallas is adding honors for the area’s first responders.

09/11/2014

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Heart Of Dallas Bowl Moving Up To December 26

The Heart of Dallas Bowl will be played Dec. 26, marking the first time the game at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas is held before New Year’s Day.

05/29/2014

Head Coach Dan McCarney of the North Texas Mean Green holds up the trophy after defeating the UNLV Rebels in the Heart of Dallas Bowl at Cotton Bowl Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. The North Texas Mean Green defeated the UNLV Rebels 36-14.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

North Texas Coach Dan McCarney Getting New 5-Year Deal

North Texas coach Dan McCarney is getting a new five-year contract after leading the Mean Green to nine wins and their first bowl victory in 11 seasons.

03/04/2014

Head Coach Dan McCarney of the North Texas Mean Green holds up the trophy after defeating the UNLV Rebels in the Heart of Dallas Bowl at Cotton Bowl Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. The North Texas Mean Green defeated the UNLV Rebels 36-14.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Vegas Mayor Makes Good On UNT Bet

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is making good on a bet with Denton Mayor Mark Burroughs, after UNT beat UNLV in the Heart of Dallas Bowl game last week.

01/08/2014

Head Coach Dan McCarney of the North Texas Mean Green holds up the trophy after defeating the UNLV Rebels in the Heart of Dallas Bowl at Cotton Bowl Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. The North Texas Mean Green defeated the UNLV Rebels 36-14.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

UNT Tops UNLV 36-14 In Heart Of Dallas Bowl

Derek Thompson threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns, Brelan Chancellor scored twice and North Texas dominated the second half Wednesday to beat UNLV 36-14 in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.

01/01/2014

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North Texas Near Home Turf Vs. UNLV In Heart Of Dallas Bowl

North Texas (8-4) got its wish and plays Wednesday against UNLV (7-5) in the Heart of Dallas Bowl in the historic Cotton Bowl stadium only about 45 miles from the Denton campus.

12/31/2013

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North Texas’ Impressive Transition To Bowl Team

The Mean Green were 13-58 the six seasons before coach Dan McCarney arrived, but now will play on New Year’s Day in the school’s first bowl game since 2004.

12/26/2013

ATHENS, GA - SEPTEMBER 21: Marcus Smith #18 of the North Texas Mean Green makes a diving attempt at a pass against the Georgia Bulldogs at Sanford Stadium on September 21, 2013 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

North Texas To Play UNLV In Heart Of Dallas Bowl

North Texas is going to its first bowl game since 2004, accepting an invitation Sunday to play in the Heart of Dallas Bowl against UNLV.

12/09/2013

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Big 12 Unveils Bowl Lineup For 2014-19

The Big 12 announced a seven-game bowl lineup that begins in 2014, runs six years, and includes an agreement to alternate playing postseason games in Fort Worth, Texas, and Dallas.

08/30/2013

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Big Ten Sending Teams To DFW For Bowls Through 2019

The Big Ten Conference will have a team in either the Heart of Dallas Bowl or the Armed Forces Bowl each year through the 2019 season.

07/23/2013

Josh Stewart #5 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys is tackled by Josh Johnson #28 of the Purdue Boilermakers during the Heart of Dallas Bowl at Cotton Bowl on January 1, 2013 in Dallas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Heart Of Dallas Bowl Pumps Almost $20M Into Economy

The new “Heart of Dallas” bowl, which debuted New Year’s Day at the old Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas Fair Park, is unique. It is run as a non-profit to benefit local charities.

CBS 11–01/02/2013

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