North Texas is coming off a thrilling win against the UAB Blazers for the Conference USA opener for both teams. The offense for North Texas continued to put both yards and points on the board. North Texas sits atop the conference rankings in the following offensive categories -- #1 Points Scored (37.8 PPG), #1 Total Offense (503.5 YPG), #2 Rushing (226.0 YPG), #2 Passing (277.5 YPG), and #1 1st Downs (24.5 PG). Unfortunately the pass defense had a very poor showing and gave up 321 yards and four touchdowns for an average of 18.9 yards per completion to the run-first Blazers
Jamize Olawale – Running Back – Oakland Raiders Did Not Play (vs. Washington Redskins) Craig Robertson – Linebacker – New Orleans Saints OPP RESULT Tackles Interceptions Fumbles Comb Total Ast Sck SFTY PDef Int Yds Avg Lng TDs FF @CAR W, 34-13 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 0 Jamal Marshall – Cornerback – Seattle Seahawks Did Not Play (vs. Tennessee Titans)* *I can't find Jamal Marshall on any kind of roster for the Seahawks Lance Dunbar – Running Back – Los Angeles Rams Did Not Play (vs. San Francisco 49ers). Currently listed under 'Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform.'
North Texas (2-2 1-0) squeaked out a nail-biter against the UAB Blazers (2-2 0-1) with Trevor Moore kicking a 22 yard field goal with just seven seconds left on the game clock to put the Mean Green up 46-43. North Texas also won its 500th game in program history. https://twitter.com/MeanGreenFB/status/911771841529892864 Offense Churns Out Yards But Needs More Touchdowns Jeffery Wilson continues to put up amazing yardage for his senior season with the Mean Green. Against the Blazers, thrashed the opposing defense for a season high 211 yards and a touchdown. His most important run came late in the game when he broke free
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Jamize Olawale – Running Back – Oakland Raiders Did Not Play (vs. New York Jets) Craig Robertson – Linebacker – New Orleans Saints Did Not Play (vs. New England Patriots) Jamal Marshall – Cornerback – Seattle Seahawks Did Not Play (vs. San Francisco 49ers)* *I can't find Jamal Marshall on any kind of roster for the Seahawks Lance Dunbar – Running Back – Los Angeles Rams Did Not Play (vs. Washington Redskins). Currently listed under 'Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform.'
North Texas (1-2 0-0) went to Iowa City to face off against the Iowa Hawkeyes (3-0 0-0) in search of their first win over a Power 5 conference school since facing off against the Texas Tech Raiders in 1999, defeating the Raiders 21-14 in Lubbock. Instead, the Mean Green fell to Iowa 31-14 with the Hawkeyes scoring 21 unanswered points and shutting out the Mean Green in the second half. https://twitter.com/ZacharyABabb/status/909141161134059521 Going into the half, North Texas held a slim 14-10 lead over the Hawkeyes. The first half seemed especially sloppy as both teams were called for all sorts of penalties. Both
Tuesday, the University of North Texas announced its complete 2017-2018 Men's Basketball schedule. North Texas will travel to play Big 12, Big 10, ACC, and Big East to play Oklahoma, Nebraska, Georgia Tech, and Georgetown, respectively. North Texas also makes a return trip to hopefully avenge the close loss to San Diego last season and North Texas will continue the DFW rivalry with a game at UT-Arlington in early December. When it comes to the home slate, there are no real games that fans can circle on the calendar and be excited about. December Road Warriors North Texas will all but two games on the
North Texas is coming off a disappointing showing against DFW Rival SMU and is traveling up north to Iowa City, IA to face Hawkeyes for just the second time in program history. Currently, Iowa leads the brief series 1-0 and won 62-16 on Sept. 25, 2015. Currently, North Texas is 1-2 against the Big 10 Conference with the sole win coming against Indiana in 2011. North Texas is still in search of the program's 500th win although that will be a tall order against the Iowa Hawkeyes. North Texas faces a tough battle in Iowa as the Hawkeyes are ranked in the
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