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Debate team celebrates success, looks to keep momentum throughout the spring

This semester, the UNT debate team has seen success competing in 16 state and national tournaments, placing 6th at the Texas State-Level Competition and having over a dozen members qualify for American Forensic Association and National Forensic Association nationals.  The team puts in many hours to achieve its successes, with three practices a week and tournament competitions nearly every weekend....

Women’s basketball soaring high going into matchup against metroplex rival SMU

North Texas is facing off against Southern Methodist University tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. in the Super Pit after winning the Thanksgiving Classic hosted by Cal Poly last weekend. “We were calling it redemption week,” head coach Jalie Mitchell said. “We weren’t really happy with the week before that, and it was a goal of ours to come home 2-0...

North Texas falls short to the University of Texas-Arlington

The women’s basketball team faced off against the University of Texas-Arlington in Denton at the Super Pit on Saturday. The team fell to UTA (3-1) in overtime 74-75 after junior guard Quincy Noble fouled the Maverick’s Claire Chastain on a last-second shot in overtime. The play was initially ruled a block by Noble but upon further review by the referee crew,...

Hot start helps men’s basketball coast to blowout win over UT Arlington

Men’s basketball cruised to a 64-36 victory over the University of Texas-Arlington Mavericks Thursday night, powered by a dominant first half. It was a smooth win for the Mean Green, and the 12 points they allowed in the first half was the lowest UNT has given up during head coach Grant McCasland’s tenure. The Mavericks played an overtime game against Abilene...

Hawkins looks to cement herself in school history

Junior diver Saylor Hawkins won her third Conference USA player of the week award for her performance against New Mexico State University on Nov. 6 in Denton. Saylor got first place on both the 1-meter dive, with a score of 279.53 points, and the 3-meter dive with a personal record of 301.58 points. Hawkins became the first diver in North...

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