UNT Mean Green
Many parents this week will be dropping their children off for their first year of college. But for one North Texas family, the momentous event is five times as special.
Documents show the University of North Texas improperly obtained $83.5 million in state money for employee benefits and salaries over more than 10 years ending in April.
Johnny Quinn became a worldwide sensation after punching through a bathroom door at the Olympics in Sochi. Now, he is helping high school athletes transition to college.
The University of North Texas has acquired hundreds of thousands of images amassed by four generations of photographers in one Fort Worth family.
UNT football coach Dan McCarney has signed a new five-year contract worth at least $3.6 million after the Mean Green landed their first bowl victory in 11 seasons.
Chris Jones made two free throws to push the game into OT and won it with two more as No. 10 seed North Texas edged 15th-seeded Rice in the first round of the Conference-USA tournament.
Rashad Ray and James Woodard each scored 18 points and Tulsa took down North Texas 79-68 Thursday to earn a share of the Conference USA regular season title.
Matt Willms had 14 points, eight rebounds and three blocks as Texas-El Paso won 74-54 and ended North Texas’s four-game winning streak Sunday.
Jordan Williams scored 14 points and Brandan Walton added 13 as North Texas used a big second half to top Texas-San Antonio 71-62 on Thursday.
Ambrose Mosley, who hit five of seven 3-point attempts and made all six free throw tries, scored 21 points to lead Old Dominion to a 72-62 win over UNT on Thursday night.
Jordan Williams and Colin Voss combined for 36 points to lead crisp-shooting UNT to an 80-65 win over Marshall for its first Conference USA win of the season on Thursday night.
Michael Craig scored 21 points and was 7-for-7 from the free throw line Thursday night as Southern Mississippi beat UNT 74-64 in the Conference USA opener for both teams.