COL FB: North Texas 36, Nevada-Las Vegas 14

DALLAS, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Derek Thompson and Brelan Chancellor each accounted for two touchdowns Wednesday in a 36-14 North Texas win over Nevada-Las Vegas in the Heart of Texas Bowl.

COL FB: Georgia 45, North Texas 21

ATHENS, Ga., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Aaron Murray threw for 408 yards and three touchdowns Saturday and No. 10 Georgia used a strong second half to beat North Texas on the road 45-21.

COL FB: Louisiana State 41, North Texas 14

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Kenny Hilliard racked up 141 rushing yards and scored twice Saturday, powering top-ranked Louisiana State past North Texas 41-14.

COL BKB: Texas A&M 75, North Texas 65

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- No. 18 Texas A&M, led by Donald Sloan's 21 points, jumped far ahead in the first half Monday and rolled to a 75-65 victory over North Texas.

COL BKB: Texas 107, Long Beach St. 74

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Unbeaten, second-ranked Texas got 17 points from Avery Bradley and hit 59 percent of its field goals Monday en route to a 107-74 whipping of Long Beach State.

COL FB: Alabama 53, North Texas 7

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Sept. 19 (UPI) -- No. 4 Alabama got three touchdowns from Greg McElroy Saturday en route to a 53-7 thrashing of North Texas.

COL FB: LSU 41, North Texas 3

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Charles Scott had 102 yards and two TDs and Trindon Holliday returned a punt 92 yards for another Saturday to lead No. 7 LSU over North Texas 41-3.

COL BKB: Memphis 73, North Texas 58

NEW ORLEANS, March 16 (UPI) -- Memphis forward Robert Dozier keyed a late run Friday that lifted the No. 5 Tigers to a 73-58 first-round NCAA Tournament over the North Texas Mean Green. Memphis extended its winning streak to 23 games and hasn't lost since Dec. 20.

COL FB: Texas 56, North Texas 7

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Colt McCoy passed for 177 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as No. 3 Texas trounced North Texas, 56-7, beginning its defense of the national title.

COL BKB: Texas 86, North Texas 57

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Brad Buckman had 18 points, seven rebounds and seven blocked shots Tuesday night as the 13th-ranked Texas Longhorns posted an 86-57 victory over North Texas.

Southern Mississippi receives bowl bid

HATTIESBURG, Miss., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Southern Mississippi accepted a bid to the New Orleans Bowl Sunday, setting up a meeting with North Texas.

COL BKB: Alabama 85, North Texas 71

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Chuck Davis had 25 points, seven rebounds and three blocked shots Sunday to lead 18th-ranked Alabama to an 85-71 victory over North Texas.

COL FB: Texas 65, North Texas 0

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Cedric Benson rushed for 181 yards and two touchdowns Saturday to lead No. 7 Texas to a 65-0 rout of North Texas.

COL FB: Memphis 27, North Texas 17

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Danny Wimprine passed and ran for touchdowns in a near flawless first half Tuesday night as Memphis defeated North Texas in the New Orleans Bowl, 27-17.

Bowl season begins Tuesday night

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- The college bowl season begins Tuesday night when North Texas takes on Memphis in the New Orleans Bowl.
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North Texas Mean Green is the team name used for both men's and women's intercollegiate athletic teams that play for the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.

The University of North Texas Athletics competes as a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Sun Belt Conference. All athletic programs at North Texas are classified as NCAA Division I, the largest division among all colleges and universities. North Texas athletes are also known as the “Mean Green” and formerly the "Eagles.” The name "Mean Green" comes from the nickname given to former defensive tackle "Mean" Joe Greene who played college football at North Texas.

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