CR: CUSA Media Rights Deal, Higher Fees

CUSA Report The “significantly more revenue” is double the last deal. That alone makes this a better situation. Beyond that there is still the possibility that old partner ESPN gets involved in the deal. Over on CUSA Report, where more league coverage will be (including power rankings etc), I wrote a post breaking down the… 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 »

Link: Heart of Dallas Bowl A Loser for City of Dallas

(The great) Robert Wilonsky of the Dallas Morning News: Before spring break, the Dallas City Council was asked to OK giving ESPN $800,000 to pass along to college football teams to play in a bowl game that will be attended by tens of spectators. OK, OK. That’s not fair. According to official numbers I got… Read more »

North Texas Loses to WKU In Semifinal

There have been celebrities at every NT game. This time it was the bachelorette.  Apparently she and her fiancé are here for this. She is covering the game and he is tagging along. The celebrity quotient remains high for North Texas basketball games. This time noted Saints LB and NT alumnus Craig Robertson brought his… Read more »

NTWBB Photo Gallery

Damon Gochneaur is in Frisco taking photographic evidence of the basketball played. Here are some of the images from the Women’s first game win over Charlotte.

Mean Green Women Take On WKU Tonight

You are forgiven if you do not know too much about the NT women’s basketball team. For the least decade or more, the women’s team has been poor. Jalie Mitchell has changed all that and this team here, while flawed — 11th seed! — is fun and has the pieces. The guard play is good… Read more »

Survive and Advance, North Texas Women Win Again

North Texas is the CUSA Tourney Cinderella squad and pulled off an upset of 3rd ranked La Tech on International Women’s Day. Combined with yesterday’s upset of 6th ranked Charlotte and you have a North Texas Women’s team primed for a showdown against WKU in prime time. The turnout for the men against Tech last… Read more »