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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

The relevancy of Tiger Woods’ Masters win

Nate Jackson | Staff Writer I’ve always seen golf as an elitist leisure, something that C-level executives and their rich buddies indulge in to pass time and relieve stress. Golf

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.

Ranking the top five most exciting North Texas sports games of 2016

For North Texas athletics, 2016-2017 marked a year of substantial improvement in two of three major sports, as both the football and women’s basketball team took big steps in the

The inseparable histories of sports and unity

When nothing else can, in the midst of tragedy and political unrest, sports possess the power to unite, inspire and change the world. Sports as we know them today derived

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

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