Tag: North Texas basketball

2019 CUSA Tournament Day 2: More Mean Green

2019 CUSA Tournament Ryan Woolridge

Both basketball squads were in action yesterday and both produced quality wins. The men are always going to get a little more praise than the women, but Jalie Mitchell has the more recent tournament success. Last year NT rode a pair of upsets into the semi-final round before losing to eventual winners WKU. This year… 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 »

Dropping Dimes – 10 Thoughts Recapping NT vs. WKU

North Texas got “out-flexed” at home by a superior Western Kentucky team. If you would’ve told me that Smart, Woolridge, Lawson, Simmons, and Draper were all going to score double figures I would’ve guaranteed a North Texas win.  For a half of basketball North Texas could do no wrong on offense. Lawson ,and Woolridge were… Read more »

2017-18 BBall Season: UAB Preview

Overview North Texas travels to Birmingham to face UAB in a monster CUSA match-up. Thursday, Feb 8 2018 7:00 p.m. CT Bartow Arena , Birmingham, Ala TV:  CUSA TV Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM What You Need to Know About UAB Record: 15-9 Coach: Rob Ehsan (2nd season at UAB. Record 32-25  ) Last Game: ODU L 65-60… Read more »

MGN Basketball Breakdown: Analyzing The Gauntlet

North Texas took care of business Saturday night vs. Rice with a thrilling 74-70 victory. It wasn’t pretty, but after last season a W is a W, and the goal of this team is to keep racking up as many W’s as possible. Now North Texas moves into the toughest part of its conference schedule…. Read more »

Basketball Breakdown: Offensive Efficiency is Key

North Texas has 9 games left on its conference schedule, and everyone of them is important. Right now if you look at the standings in CUSA you see that a mammoth battle is about to ensue for that 4th seed, and a 1st round bye. For the longest time I thought that the top 5… Read more »

Basketball Breakdown

Almost halfway through the CUSA slate its time to analyze what’s happened so far for North Texas. Roosevelt Smart Lights It Up I thought at the beginning of the season that Smart would be the leading scorer for this Mean Green team. I had no idea that he would be the shooter that he is…. Read more »

2017-18 BBall Season: Georgetown Preview

Overview North Texas picked up a huge win against San Diego on Saturday. Now the Mean Green travel to the Nations Capital for a showdown with the Georgetown Hoyas. Wednesday, Dec 20 2017 6:00 p.m. CT Capital One Arena, Washington DC TV:  FS 2 Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM What You Need to Know About… Read more »

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… Read more »