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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.

UNT sports clubs pushing through recruiting problems

For NCAA sports at UNT, the recruiting process is one that is guaranteed. High school students across the nation are courted by various programs and some are offered scholarships as

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

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:

Brief: Men’s golf earns spot in NCAA Regionals

Austin Jackson | Staff Writer @a_jack17 The postseason dreams of North Texas men’s golf are still alive. The NCAA announced Thursday that the No. 62 Mean Green are the No.

Four track and field athletes ready for opportunity to compete at NCAA tournament

Reece Waddell | Senior Staff Writer @ReeceWaddell15 Head track & field coach Carl Sheffield made a bold prediction coming into the 2016 season, saying the Mean Green would double the

Women’s sports at UNT earn less, pay coaches less than men’s teams

Nealie Sanchez | Staff Writer @NealieSanchez Pay inequality between men and women is a prevalent issue, and the trend has made its way into collegiate athletics as well. According to

Mean Green soccer has the talent to reload and compete in C-USA

Clay Massey | Staff Writer @Clay_FC When the final buzzer sounded on the Mean Green’s season at the NCAA tournament in November, the clock also expired on the careers of

Father’s cancer diagnosis brings defensive tackle English back to Texas

Brady Keane | Staff Writer @BradyKeane3 DeSoto High School, the alma mater for new Mean Green defensive lineman Bryce English, is a local pipeline for football talent and sits just