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The buck has to stop in college sports

Nate Jackson | Staff Writer We have an opportunity in America that may be foreign to several other countries. It’s an economic and political system called capitalism. It enables its

College sports in this day and age

Nate Jackson | Staff Writer We spend countless Saturdays of the fall in the backyards and living rooms of friends and family members. Grilling food, drinking brews and making memories.

Keith Frazier out for remainder of season

North Texas men’s basketball head coach Tony Benford confirmed Tuesday senior guard Keith Frazier will be out for the remainder of the season with sore knees. Frazier became the first

Poor shooting leads to third straight loss for women’s basketball

Matt Brune | Staff Writer With 5:06 left in the fourth quarter, sophomore guard Terriell Bradley drained a 3-pointer to bring the Mean Green within two, 45-43. The final five

North Texas’ losing streak at 10 games with loss to Old Dominion

Clay Massey | Senior Staff Writer It’s been 38 days since Tony Benford and the North Texas men’s basketball team have won a game. And on Saturday, the days since

Men’s basketball blows double-digit lead, loses ninth straight game

Clay Massey | Senior Staff Writer Searching for its first Conference USA win since March 5, 2016, North Texas squared off with the school it last beat in conference play

Women’s basketball starts strong, falters in loss to Charlotte

Matt Brune | Staff Writer The North Texas women’s basketball team ambushed the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Thursday night. The Mean Green (6-13, 3-5) sank eight of their

Men’s basketball loses eighth straight game, the longest skid of Tony Benford era

Clay Massey | Senior Staff Writer It was a song and dance head coach Tony Benford has seen many times this season. Entering halftime the game was close. North Texas

Men’s basketball media day: Time to win is now for head coach Tony Benford and Mean Green

In the final year of his contract at North Texas, men’s basketball head coach Tony Benford knows what he has to do to stick around – win. Benford has not

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