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Behind the scenes: the life of a North Texas athletic trainer

Jaz’man Hampton | Staff Writer The field of sports medicine is often a wild one. Since college and professional sports are played at such a fast pace, many injuries occur in

North Texas announces partnership with Learfield to outsource all multimedia rights

For the first time in school history, UNT will outsource its comprehensive multimedia rights. Wren Baker, UNT vice president and director of athletics announced in a press release Friday the

Headbands, breakfast and Migos: North Texas sports superstitions part II

During the fourth game of the season for the North Texas men’s basketball team, freshman guard A.J. Lawson was not himself. Going against Rutgers, he scored two points on a

Report finds North Texas athletics underperforming in nearly every area

A report issued by Dallas-Fort Worth consultants Trip Kuehne and Michael Sicuro revealed the North Texas athletic department is underperforming and lackluster in nearly every area of operation, according to

The ultimate homecoming: new A.D. Wren Baker ready to right the ship at North Texas

During North Texas’ win over Bethune-Cookman University this past Saturday, freshman quarterback Mason Fine did his best Harry Houdini impression. After avoiding the rush and scrambling for his life, Fine

North Texas athletics hires Jared Mosley as associate vice president and chief operating officer

North Texas added another member to its athletic board on Thursday. Jared Mosley, 39, former CEO and president of the Texas Sports Hall of Fame has joined as Associate Vice

UNT consultants host open athletics forum amid athletic director search

Austin Jackson | Staff Writer @a_jack17 With intentions of mending a weary fan base, UNT consultants Trip Kuehne and Michael Sicuro hosted a forum Monday, June 27, bringing together prominent

UNT Athletics ranked highly in academics in 2014-2015, per report

Nealie Sanchez | Staff Writer @NealieSanchez Despite many subpar performances on the field, UNT athletics found success in the classroom, finishing 2014-2015 with high APR scores, according to an NCAA

Rick Villarreal leaving UNT is a change desperately needed

The Editorial Board In November, a plane circled over campus towing a message for the Hurley Administration Building: “Fire Rick Villarreal.” Seven months later, that plane landed. Villarreal told the

Exclusive: Rick Villarreal discusses resignation as UNT athletic director

Scott Sidway | News & Sports Editor @ScottyWK Editor’s Note: For the original story, click here. From your point of view, what played into the decision to step down? RV: