Tag: Troy

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 »

2017 New Orleans Bowl Halftime: Troy 22 NT 20

So lets talk about htat first half, folks. North Texas came out in the way they sometimes do and literally fumbled the first chance to score away. Mason Fine bobbled the ball and Troy pounced on it just about 10 yards from paydirt. They would score and NT was down 15-0. I don’t know exacly… Read more »

It Is Time

North Texas will take on a very good Troy team in a matchup of good offense vs good defense. We will not quite learn if the CUSA is better than the Sun Belt but it will be a compelling data point. North Texas finished (a clear) second to Florida Atlantic in the league but won… Read more »

2017 New Orleans Bowl: North Texas vs Troy

It is official: North Texas will take on Troy on December 16th at Noon CT at the Superdome in New Orleans for the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl. The newly created MeanGreenPostseason.com has further details about parking and university-sponsored events. North Texas is 2-8 all time vs Troy with the Trojans having won last in… Read more »

Home Field Advantage

Apogee Record is good, so why are we only playing five next year?

North Texas 76 Troy 59 – 1.3.12

So this’ a win?, Mmmmmm So this’ a win? So this is what makes life divine I’m all aglow, Mmmmmm And now I know The key to all heaven is mine My heart has wings, Mmmmmm And I can fly I’ll touch ev’ry star in the sky So this is the miracle that I’ve been… Read more »