Famous UNT Alum Has High Hopes For Football Program"My expectations for North Texas is to put some mean in the green." North Texas alum and pro football Hall of Famer Joe Greene recently told CBS11 Sports.
ESPN Apologizes For Using 'Mean Green' In Michigan St. PromoThe University of North Texas is planning to send a cease-and-desist letter to ESPN and Michigan State University over the use of 'Mean Green' in a promo.
Houston, North Texas Agree On Home-And-Home Football SeriesHouston and North Texas have agreed on a home-and-home football series that will include a rematch of the first game played at the Mean Green's campus stadium.
North Texas Fires Benford With No Winning Seasons In 5 yearsNorth Texas has fired basketball coach Tony Benford after he failed to have a winning season in his five years.
Western Kentucky Cruises Past North Texas 74-63Western Kentucky led 54-41 with 16 minutes left. The Mean Green used a 12-4 surge to pull to 58-53 but didn't' get closer.
Louisiana Tech Tops North Texas 85-67Jacobi Boykins scored 22 points, including four 3-pointers, and Louisiana Tech won its seventh straight game 85-67 over North Texas on Thursday night.
North Texas Gets First Conference USA Win, Tops FAU 70-64J-Mychal Reese scored 21 points and North Texas built an 11-point lead in the first half, then held off a Florida Atlantic comeback for a 70-64 victory and its first Conference USA win of the season Thursday night.
Army Rushes Past North Texas In OT At Heart Of Dallas BowlThe Mean Green (5-8) earned the bowl berth based on their Academic Progress Rate.
Texas Tech Easily Beats North Texas 70-43On the strength of Zach Smith's double-double (11 points and 11 rebounds) and an advantage in points off turnovers, the Red Raiders defeated the Mean Green 70-43
No. 23 Florida Expects 'Character Test' Against North TexasComing off a lopsided victory against Kentucky and playing at rival and No. 15 Tennessee next week, Florida will try to avoid joining a long list of college teams to endure a letdown this season when it hosts North Texas (1-1) on Saturday.
Sprinklers Flood 18 Rooms In UNT Dorm, Officials SayThe water in most rooms may have been only an inch or two deep, but students had left their books, computers and other items laying on the floor.
North Texas Beats FAU 70-62 Behind Johnson's 19North Texas never trailed in beating FAU 70-62 on Saturday night.