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Monday afternoon recruiting notes (Combs update)

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — UNT landed one of its key remaining recruiting targets this afternoon when Navarro JC cornerback Paul Banks III committed to play for the Mean Green . UNT will have to wait at least one more day to find out if another JUCO player it is targeting will head to Denton for the final two years of his college career.
Jan 26, 2015

MGB: UNT coaches made good impression during visit with JC DE Jareid Combs (@Combs_Era) as decision looms: tinyurl.com/qahnv6l

JUCO CB Paul Banks III commits to UNT

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — With All The Prayer..I Have Officially Committed To University Of North Texas‼️ @MeanGreenFB #MeanGreen pic.twitter.com/FUIS39vt3X - ️️Paul Banks III (@BanksBoy5) January 26, 2015 Paul Banks III, a cornerback from Navarro College, announced today that he has committed to UNT. We went over Banks' background a few days ago after he officially visited UNT.
Jan 26, 2015

MGB: Navarro JC cornerback Paul Banks III (@BanksBoy5) announced today that he has committed to UNT: meangreenblog.dentonrc.com/2015/01/juco-c…

UNT basketball Monday notes, tidbits

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — The UNT men's basketball team experienced a bit of an up-and-down week and will now have a few days off. The Mean Green return to action on Saturday with a home game against Rice. UNT posted arguably its best win of the season on Thursday, when it hit 15 of its first 17 shots from the field and then hung on to beat Louisiana Tech 73-66.
Jan 26, 2015

MGB: UNT experienced an up-and-down week in men's basketball. Here's a look back: tinyurl.com/ojxspmg pic.twitter.com/IcOhx6P68p

Sunday night recruiting wrap

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — We have preempted the normal Sunday Night Leftovers to return to the subject everyone really cares about these days anyway - football recruiting. It was a huge weekend for the Mean Green in terms of commitments, flips, official visitors and impending decisions.
Jan 26, 2015

MGB: Sunday night recruiting wrap. UNT lands two and is in good shape with two more prospects who will decide soon: tinyurl.com/l3ddmo6

Football: UNT grabs two more recruits

dentonrc.com — D'Aundrey Bradley II was set to leave Texas to continue his college career with just a few days remaining before national signing day. Those plans changed in a hurry over the weekend when the Cedar Hill wide receiver was presented an opportunity at North Texas, a school right up the road from his hometown.
Jan 26, 2015

DRC: UNT grabs two in Cedar Hill's D’Aundrey Bradley II (@DaundreyB1) and SA Central's Eli Howard (@EliHoward5) shar.es/1bUwjE

Sunday afternoon recruiting running blog

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — There are exactly two Sundays left before national signing day, so you know what that means. It's time for the return of the Sunday afternoon recruiting notes running blog. I will be running through my cell minutes at a frightening rate this afternoon to see where UNT stands by the end of the day.
Jan 25, 2015

MGB: Iowa Central DE Jareid Combs (@Combs_Era) has returned home after his visit to UNT. Here's where things stand: tinyurl.com/q5hf9ka

Jan 25, 2015

MGB: It's time for the annual return of the UNT recruiting Sunday running blog with all the dirt I can dig up. tinyurl.com/q5hf9ka

A couple of Sunday morning recruiting tidbits

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — Just Committed to University of Central Florida!! WR_U #ChargeOn #GoKnights #UCF pic.twitter.com/nTZ4C9r0lx - D'erren Wilson (@Dwilson_81) January 25, 2015 There was a little movement the last day or so on the recruiting front when it comes to UNT targets. I will be on the phone this afternoon after UNT's key targets wrap up their visits.
Jan 25, 2015

MGB: There was a little movement on the recruiting front with some players UNT targeted at one point or another: tinyurl.com/kjnhqhc

Late night hoops rewind - Southern Miss 75, UNT 71

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — Final: Southern Miss 75, North Texas 71 (OT) Where UNT stands: UNT fell to 8-11 overall and 2-5 in Conference USA play Now what?: UNT will finish off a three-game homestand next week with a game against Rice. The Mean Green picked up one of its two wins in C-USA play against the Owls on the road earlier this season.
Jan 25, 2015

MGB late night hoops rewind: UNT falls 75-71 in OT to S. Miss, which picks up 1st C-USA win: tinyurl.com/ldt84p2 pic.twitter.com/hNGKiSCNlW

Men's basketball: Mean Green fall in OT

dentonrc.com — North Texas talked a lot about the opportunities ahead following a stunning upset of Louisiana Tech this week. The Mean Green were right back in the same spot following their game against Southern Mississippi on Saturday at the Super Pit.
Jan 25, 2015

DRC: UNT blows 14-point lead, falls to S. Miss 75-71 in OT as Jordan Williams moves into top 10 in career points: shar.es/1b8LlG

UNT-Southern Miss preview/running blog

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — UNT will take on Southern Miss at the Super Pit tonight, when the Mean Green will look to build on a huge win over Louisiana Tech on Thursday. Louisiana Tech was a perfect 5-0 in Conference USA before UNT exploded to hit 15 of its first 17 shots to take a 21-point lead it just barely managed to hang on to late to close out the win.

City to pay about $1M to settle suit

dentonrc.com — The city of Denton is expected to pay out about $1 million to settle a long-running inverse condemnation case over power lines placed along Bonnie Brae Street in 2009. Inverse condemnation is defined as government taking private property without fair compensation, which is required under the Fifth Amendment.

Chalk talk - Southern Miss at UNT

meangreenblog.dentonrc.com — When: 7 p.m. Saturday Where: Super Pit Radio: KNTU-FM 88.1, KHYI-FM 95.3 Records: UNT 8-10, 2-4 C-USA, Southern Miss 5-12, 0-6 C-USA Last game: UNT 73, Louisiana Tech 66 Projected UNT starting lineup: PG: Todd Eaglin, 5-10 Jr. - 2.9 points, 1.6 rebounds a game, 31 assists on the season.
Jan 23, 2015

MGB chalk talk: UNT aims to build on big win over La. Tech against Southern Miss on Saturday : tinyurl.com/kadx6ba pic.twitter.com/AWRAqhKMRN