Author: Greg Goedecker

Greg used to write the Breakdown and now focuses on basketball. Stay grumpy, my friends.

Basketball Recruiting Update -4/13

In the past couple of days North Texas Mens Basketball program has gone from 1 open scholarship to 4! Shane Temara graduated. A.J. Lawson, Allante Holston, and Khalil Fuller all decided to transfer out. So that leaves the question who is coming in? Well North Texas has yet to receive a commitment for their 2018… Read more »

2018 CBI Tournament: NT vs Jacksonville St

Overview North Texas looks to continue its CBI run against a very physical defensive Jacksonville St team . Wednesday, March 21 2018 7:00 p.m. CT The Super Pit , Denton, TX TV:  ESPN 3 Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM Line: EVEN What You Need to Know About Jacksonville St Record: 23-12 (11-7 Ohio Valley) Coach: Ray Harper 2nd… Read more »

2018 CBI Tournament: NT vs South Dakota Preview

Overview North Texas will take their young group up to South Dakota for some post season basketball. Wednesday, March 14 2018 7:00 p.m. CT Sanford Coyote Sports Center , Vermillion, S.D TV:  www.goyotes.com/Watch Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM Line: USD -13 What You Need to Know About South Dakota Record: 26-8 (7-11) Coach: Craig Smith 4th season at… Read more »

2018 CUSA Tournament: NT vs La Tech Preview

Overview North Texas opens up their conference tournament run with a battle against La Tech. Both teams suffered late season collapses. This game should be a battle till the end. The winner gets ODU on Thursday night. Wednesday, March 7 2018 8:30 p.m. CT The Star , Frisco TX TV:  Facebook Radio: MGRN – 88.1… Read more »

CUSA Basketball Power Rankings & Thoughts (Tourney Edition)

Middle Tennessee Old Dominion Western Kentucky Marshall UAB Louisiana Tech North Texas UTSA FIU Southern Miss UTEP FAU Rice Charlotte Middle Tennessee is on the bubble now as an at large team. They need to win the whole thing in Frisco to not feel nervous on Sunday. Marshall must be their kryptonite. I wonder how… Read more »

CUSA Basketball Power Rankings & Thoughts

Middle Tennessee Western Kentucky Old Dominion Marshall UTSA UAB Louisiana Tech North Texas FIU FAU Southern Miss UTEP Rice Charlotte Middle and WKU flexed their muscles last week.  WKU probably had the best week. The Hilltoppers absolutely demolished ODU, who was ranked number one in these rankings last week. WKU put up 88 points on… Read more »

MGN Basketball Breakdown: Analyzing the Roster Needs

Right now North Texas is in the midst of a late season collapse, so lets take our minds off of that. Instead lets look to the future.  Lets analyze the roster. Scholarships Right now North Texas only has one open:  Shane Temara’s spot. There are probably going to be other departures that we can’t forsee… Read more »

2017-18 BBall Season: FAU Preview

Overview North Texas ends its Florida trip with a battle against FAU. Saturday, Feb 24 2018 6:00 p.m. CT FAU Arena , Boca Raton FL TV:  CUSA TV Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM Line: North Texas -1.5 What You Need to Know About FAU Record: 11-16 (5-10) Last Game vs UNT: L 59-53 Last Game: Rice L… Read more »

Dropping Dimes – 10 Thoughts Recapping NT vs. FIU

Woolridge couldn’t get his last second floater to drop, and North Texas dropped another heart breaker. North Texas let one of the worst offensive teams in the conference get pretty much whatever they wanted last night. It was hard to watch. North Texas has been a team all year that relied on their defense to… Read more »