Tag: Roosevelt Smart

North Texas Is Not The Best Basketball Team In CUSA

Was that headline controversial? It should not be. NT has a good basketball team, but no one who follows this league closely thought that NT had the best squad. WKU is über-talented, ODU is well-coached and physically imposing, and Marshall are the reigning tourney champs. NT dropped a big road game in Norfolk tonight, and… Read more »

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… Read more »

2018 CBI Tournament: NT vs Jacksonville St

Overview North Texas looks to continue its CBI run against a very physical defensive Jacksonville St team . Wednesday, March 21 2018 7:00 p.m. CT The Super Pit , Denton, TX TV:  ESPN 3 Radio: MGRN – 88.1 KNTU-FM Line: EVEN What You Need to Know About Jacksonville St Record: 23-12 (11-7 Ohio Valley) Coach: Ray Harper 2nd… Read more »

North Texas Dominates Mercer in CBI Quarterfinal 96 – 67, Advance To Semifinal on Wednesday Night

Who knew North Texas was destined to dominiate in the College Basketbal Invitational? I gather that no one thought this nor knew that this particular tournament existed. Here we are now and the Mean Green are giving little glimpses into what Grant McCasland had cooking up in his head. At Baylor Scott Drew was known… 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 »

2018 CUSA Tournament: NT vs La Tech Preview

Overview North Texas opens up their conference tournament run with a battle against La Tech. Both teams suffered late season collapses. This game should be a battle till the end. The winner gets ODU on Thursday night. Wednesday, March 7 2018 8:30 p.m. CT The Star , Frisco TX TV:  Facebook Radio: MGRN – 88.1… Read more »