Tag: DJ Draper

North Texas Basketball Is Back

The greatest North Texas basketball game I have been to was the win over Texas Tech in the Super Pit on Tuesday November 16th, 2011. The place was packed and North Texas won 92-83 in OT. Josh White had 32 points including a clutch basket down the stretch. NT went 20-11 that season, averaged 4006…

North Texas Dominates JSU 90 – 68, Into CBI Final

Once upon a time, North Texas Basketball seemed like it was going to be really good. NT had a future NBA player and a handful of really good recruits. Then it all disappeared and for the last five years fans who remember that time have filled the ears of anyone who would listen of stories…

North Texas Basketball Is Fun

Basketball had a hell of a night. Both the Men’s and Women’s programs put on a show on the road. Grant McGasland’s crew of scrappy Mean Greeners went to Birmingham and out-hustled, out-played, and out-basketball-ed the preseason conference favorite Blazers. UAB has not been the team everyone predicted but they still remain good and most…

Mean Green Outlast Rice Again 74-70

The men’s team cannont play anything but a nail-biter, apparently. The last time NT played Rice Roosevelt Smart went off for 42 and DJ Draper lit it up from three on the way to a career high for himself also. In this one, Draper hit a couple of huge shots during a comeback from 9…

Smart Shooting: Roosevelt Smart Shoots NT Past Rice

Rice sat back in a matchup zone, daring North Texas to shoot over it. Roosevelt Smart and DJ Draper did just that. The duo combined for 16/29 from three and 65-points on Saturday. G Roosevelt Smart hit 10 of those which set a school record. Oh, and he also had 42 points. From the official…

2017-18 BBall Season: San Diego Preview

Overview North Texas returns to the hardwood to take on a salty San Diego squad out west. Its a great chance for the Mean Green to get a quality road win. Saturday, Dec 16 2017 9:30 p.m. CT Jenny Craig Pavilion, San Diego, CA TV:  West Coast Conference TV Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM What…