UNC Hires UNT's Ekeler As Linebackers CoachNorth Carolina has hired Mike Ekeler from North Texas to coach its linebackers. The school announced Ekeler's hiring on Friday, filling the opening created when Gene Chizik stepped down earlier this month.
Thomas & Artis Help UTEP Top UNT 77-71 In OTPaul Thomas scored a career-high 23 points and Dominic Artis scored 10 of his 19 points in overtime as UTEP fended off North Texas 77-71 on Thursday night.
Charlotte Rallies To Slip Past UNT 82-81Jon Davis had 19 points, and Charlotte rallied from a 14-point halftime deficit to beat UNT by a score of 82-81 on Thursday night. The 49ers had six players score in double figures.
UNT Beats Cold-Shooting Delaware State 76-40Jeremy Combs had 16 points and nine rebounds, and UNT beat Delaware State by a score of 73-40 on Thursday night. Delaware State made just 12 of 53 shots, and the Mean Green had all the points they would need with 15:11 left.
UNT Excited To Play In Heart Of Dallas BowlMean Green fans were dancing in the streets of Denton this past weekend when word came down that UNT was heading to the Heart of Dallas Bowl to play Army two days after Christmas.
UNT Musicians Learn On Historic InstrumentUNT is celebrating a new acquisition this fall. Music students are getting the chance to play on an instrument that's older than the State of Texas. It's called the Raisin Organ.
Rutgers Beats UNT For First 5-0 Start Since 2000-01Deshawn Freeman scored 13 points and had a career-high 15 rebounds as Rutgers defeated UNT by a score of 66-53 on Wednesday night. The Scarlet Knights moved to 5-0 for the first time since 2000-01.
UNT Partners With Cowboys To Promote EducationThe Dallas Cowboys and the University of North Texas have joined forces to promote education and provide work opportunities for students. The agreement was announced on Tuesday.
Prison Sentence Upheld For Dallas Burglary Ring LeaderThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld a 65-year prison sentence for a former UNT quarterback convicted in 2009 of leading a Dallas burglary ring blamed for $1 million worth of thefts.
UNT Bounced In Second Round Of CUSA TournamentJustin Johnson had 17 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 8 seed Western Kentucky beat ninth-seeded North Texas 84-76 in the second round of the Conference USA tournament Wednesday.
Combs Sparks UNT Past Southern Miss 70-54J-Mychal Reese scored 19 points and Jeremy Combs added 14 points as UNT opened up the game after halftime to defeat Southern Miss by a score of 70-54 on Thursday night and snap a five-game losing skid.
UNT Student Dies After Being ShotA witnesses said the victim, Sara Mutschlechner was driving because she was the designated driver and had not been drinking.