Tag: Mason Fine

2017 New Orleans Bowl: Troy 50 North Texas 30

Let us get some instant reaction: You can get the first and second half reactions here. The Game It is important to remember that NT had crawled back in this game before completely falling apart in the second. The Troy defense was vulnerable in spots but came up big when it counted — that is… Read more »

2017 New Orleans Bowl 2nd Half: Troy 43 – NT 23

North Texas began the second half with an interception. That was indicative of the next 30 minutes of game time. The Trojans dominated the third quater after that mostly on the strenght of the efficiency of the offense. Troy got touchdowns while NT managed just one FG. NT was pressing for a comeback and Troy… Read more »

Mason Fine Stat Watch: Bowl Edition

It is update time: Mason Fine is now the single-season pass leader in NT history. This was accomplished a few weeks back — vs Army — but now that we have a breath before the Bowl game tomorrow we can discuss what it all means. The original post highlighting the fact that ol’ Mase was… Read more »

2017 CUSA Superlatives

MVP FAU’s Devin Singletary CUSA Offensive Player of the Year Mason Fine CUSA Defensive Player of the Year UTSA’s Marcus Davenport CUSA Special Teams Player ODU’s Isaiah Harper CUSA Freshman of the Year UAB’s Spencer Howard CUSA Newcomer Award La Tech’s Teddy Veal and Jalen Guyton The superlatives are voted on by the league’s 14… Read more »

Piece of Rice Cake: NT 30 Rice 14

North Texas has yet to play a perfect game this season, but this team has not needed perfect games to pile up wins. Rice was picked by seemingly every national personality to pull the upset because North Texas ‘had nothing to play for.’ After Mason Fine threw a pick six early, it sure looked like… Read more »

2017 Season: ODU Preview

In many ways this game is about FAU more than it is about Old Dominion. This is dangerous in the fact that Old Dominion has enough to threaten this North Texas team and misplaced preparation is how teams become vulnerable. That said, the renewed focus that can only come from an epic, record-setting loss is… Read more »

2017: FAU Preview

North Texas is the best team in CUSA right now. We can write that confidently knowing that CUSA is a flawed league with some really good talent, coaches, and teams mixed in with the worst of the worst. The very best — NT — are but a season removed from sub .500 seasons and so… Read more »