Category: General

It Is Official: BOR Approve Wren Baker as AD

[Vito] Baker was the deputy director of athletics/external affairs at Memphis from February 2013 to May 2015 before joining the staff at Missouri. He also served as the athletic director at Northwest Missouri State and Rogers State in Claremore, Oklahoma. Northwest Missouri was among the top Division II athletic programs in the country during Baker’s… Read more »

Of Interviews, Websites and Arrests

CUSA Media days were okay. During the Ron Thulin interview, Jeff Wilson had some nice quotes that are pretty much standard for a competitive person. When asked if he could take on his coach on the field he said, “Well I’m a man so yeah I think I can”. Thulin followed up by leading asking… Read more »

Have A Drink And A Smirk: 7.26.16

We’ve spent a lot of time hating on ourselves at North Texas. It’s kind of our thing. Being the raging cynic that I am, I kind of enjoy it. It gives me the warm gentle self-hate of a Cubs fan without having to associate myself with Bill Murray and therefore without having to have an… Read more »

Vito: New AD Friday

Vito Friday! MGN heard some speculation that it was going to be Arthur Johnson of the UT administration, but that has been debunked. So it goes.

Hank Dickenson: New AD?

Could the next Athletic Director at North Texas be Hank Dickenson? Ol’ Hank certaintly has experience. Long time athletic department watchers — yes, those people exist — have an anecdote or two that lean toward the man having the chops to make it. The Denton Record Chronicle published this touting the abilities of the man…. Read more »