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  1. So I got a little bored this weekend and had nothing better to do, so I made a fan video for the upcoming season. Anyways, just thought I'd share. I'm in no way a professional. Football season needs to get here already! Fixing the bass issue now. Should have another version soon.
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  2. Most people on here know that I like doing research and plugging the numbers into spreadsheets to come up with some interesting statistics. I decided to turn my attention towards UTSA football. Below is a list I compiled of wins that UTSA has logged against FBS programs with a winning record: Tulane Here's a graph I made:
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  3. It was as a beautiful win on Saturday. It may not have looked pleasing to the eye, but I could care less. All that mattered on Saturday was to win, it didn’t matter how or what the final score was. UNT needed that win. The slow starts continue to plague this team. It’s already cost UNT two games. I can’t say how proud I am to see how resilient and tough this team is, but they need to do something to spark them early It’s not that I’m upset at the screen call; I’m upset at the execution. What was Derek thinking on that play? Reminded me of Brandon Weeden, your better than that Derek. Co
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  4. ...is what I say! . Go Mean Green! Rick
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  5. Even though this season has been a mess, I don't ever remember seeing this happen at a NT game before, so I'll keep going so I can catch more like this
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  6. I don't see any other posts with this yet - CBSSports.com will be streaming our Spring game live at 3pm Eastern time. I'll be doing a comic event that day in Tucson so I'll probably miss it, but here's the link for the rest of you to enjoy it if you're currently an out-of-towner like me: http://www.collegesportslive.com/?media=494780
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  7. Andrew Smith is one of my favorite players and I thought he was going to be a great one, but he died young and was never able to play as a seasoned upperclassman. His numbers do not stack up to DT or Scott Hall in any of the stats I listed. We'll never know how good he could have been, and it's unfair to compare his stats at the start of his career to what DT/Hall did at the end of theirs, but that's all we have. Since it's the ten year anniversary of his passing, we should do something for the scholarship fund.
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  8. This is a pretty cool video made by UNT Students highlighting the campus and their obsession for UNT. Great slam on the ponies, frogs, longhorns, etc. Enjoy!
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  9. So obviously these are a little fancy so what I'm planning on doing is making an equal number of both and posting them all throughout the buildings on campus and surrounding places that'll let me. Then I'm going to make some lower quality flyers with just text mainly with debunked myths that I'm going to hand out on campus and see if I can get RHA to pass out at the residence halls. I'm also gonna make one with Uncle Sam that says "UNT NEEDS YOU TO BE AT APOGEE" and put that on all the bulletin boards. Also, I'm about to make a Twitter @hit30k in which I post updates on what we're doing, d
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  10. I love that the 2.8 on the PowerPoint is under "other sports" and the money is not going to be going towards anything that would not involve additional non-sport specific staffing support.
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  11. 3) We TOOK five turnovers from them. Make no mistake, we weren't given anything. We took the ball five times. I'm not sure the guy that Laramie Lee hit on that fourth turnover knows he's made it back to Indiana yet. 4) We won by seven after giving Ball State seven points! We made a crucial mistake on that Jimmerson fumble that led to a gimme touchdown (by the way, I don't remember seeing him after that play). A team the caliber of Ball State was gifted points and we still won by a touchdown. And we also gave up our patented throw it over Hilbert's head and watch him not turn around to
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  12. Actually, my daughter was born on August 19th, but I forgot to post it. Maybe 18 years from now my wife and I will be moving her into Bruce Hall (where both of us lived our freshman year). This is her GOMEANGREEN face.
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  13. Good evening Mean Green fans! Here's my season preview for CUSA. Good luck this year! Em
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  14. What makes me want to quit donating? Is threads like this. Who gives a flying f-ck. This program needs money and more fans. Neither of which hinge on whether fans can attend practice. I read threads like this and think to myself maybe it is time to quit throwing good money after bad. We will always be small time. Unfortunately for me I have some sort of addiction to the hope of better days for the Mean Green. So I keep sending out the checks. On a side note. My wife and her entire family attended Ohio State. My father in law and I give about the same amount of money to our respec
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  15. I love the Conference USA logo in green, so I decided to make my self a cellphone wallpaper using it. I thought some others might be interested in having it as well so if you want it, here ya go.
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  16. We've created a tailgating collaboration map in Google Maps. Everyone should be able to pin their tailgating spot on it. Give it a try! Here is the link. Tailgating Map To add your tailgating spot on the map: 1. Click the red Edit button 2. Click the Add Placemark button in the upper left corner of the map 3. Click on your tailgate spot 4. Enter your gomeangreen.com alias for the Title 5. Add some information about your tailgate scene in the Description 6. Click OK 7. Click on Save Have fun and GO MEAN GREEN!!! See you at the games.
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  17. I will be working with recruiting and social media specific to the football program. There are some minor inaccuracies from the article that was linked in your blog, so the attachment should clear things up. Always interested in having a dialogue about the Mean Green, so we'll be reading you here, on Twitter, and Facebook. Let's get excited about UNT football and fill "the nest" against the Vandals! "Coach" Corbin @MeanGreenFB #GoMeanGreen #NT View attachment: Athletic-Office-Profile_Corbin_13.png
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  18. To help with that offseason football boredom, I accomplished this today in NCAA '14 Teambuilder for PS3..... Updated roster with the spring 2 deepUpdated uniforms with Anniversary & Black variants (Regular unis are gone)Search for user UnionCain to download
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  19. With apologies to KingDL1, I think I now have the best picture of Apogee Stadium, ever.
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  21. https://twitter.com/ball_polo/status/562091935783858176 Committed!
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  22. https://twitter.com/banksboy5/status/559110943297507330
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  23. NT 62 Creighton 58 Final
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  24. according to twitter @NTCoachMac announces QB change for Saturday. @D_2Legitt to start on Saturday against Nicholls. He led NT on two TD drives vs. LATech. #GMG — MeanGreenFootball (@MeanGreenFB) September 15, 2014
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  25. http://meangreennation.com/mgn-breakdown-season-preview-2014/
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  26. Cassidy holding her new brother and sister, Carter and Alexa. Rick
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  27. So, the green team pulled away a bit in the second half to edge the white team in this the 4th year of the GMG.Com BB Classic! And what a fun day it was...we had two great honorary coaches in Vertrail Vaughn's for the green team and Hannah Christian for the white. Stepping in to do a "most interesting job" as our third referee was Brandan Walton. Also joint us as referees were Ex-UNT footballer Troy Kokjohn and ex-Cheer Squad member Matt Sherman. Thanks go also to our athletic department student managers and all the help they gave with the scoreboard, set-up, equipment, clock, etc. Our two coa
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  28. North Texas painted in the endzone at the Cotton Bowl NORTH TEXAS , UNLV has been painted in the endzones inside the Cotton Bowl for the @HODBowl #UNT #Hit9 pic.twitter.com/3XzpDZfjOu — UNTSportsGuy (@UNTSportsNewz) December 29, 2013
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  29. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=390EWp9y1Qk
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  30. We all have had hopes for better and bigger things at UNT....some of us for over 30 yrs. We were helped along when they build the athletic center..we just needed a stadium....then...ground breaking and we ended up with Apogee...just a great stadium. We have seen a great hire in Dan Mac and the other coaches, tailgating has been great...marketing seems to have improved...now we are in CUSA...attendance has improved and the students are really pulling their weight. After the HOD bowl, the crowd and the events...what a fun time, and perhaps a gaze into the future of what could be. My vision j
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  31. i would love to get some of this season's shots in a album or something. this would be the cover shot!
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  32. This blog now says the THECB has approved the new Union. http://untunionmasterplan.wordpress.com/2013/01/24/hecb-approved-the-new-union/
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  33. All the talk this past week has been about what the defense accomplished last Thursday night, but what about the offense? Well the offense didnt put up great numbers, but still accomplished enough to help out with the win. We decided to go back and look at every offensive play that we thought was successful and break it down for yall. Here is the definition of a successful play in our book. Any play resulting in a touchdown Any play resulting in a first down Any pass play 5 yards or greater Any run play 4 yards or greater Get the results and read more here : Successful Plays
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  34. First and foremost let me just say Congratulations to Dan MaCarney his staff and the team. That was one hell of an effort. It may not have been pretty at times early on, but that was a great win. Forget about analyzing the game for a moment I have to say I dont care what your feelings were about this program, but you have to be damn proud at this point. They are 2-1, they have played tough, and they have shown a lot of heart. As a fan it sucks to lose, but it really sucks when your team doesnt show effort, which is not a problem at UNT. You have Dan MaCarney and the senior leaders for that.
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  35. Oh these helmets.... White face masks were used from 2001-2003. Switched to the black face masks for the Troy game in October of 03 and used for the rest of 03 and 04. 05 was the start of the current font but with the old sparkle green paint and black face masks.
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  36. This isn’t a must win for UNT, but it certainly could be a defining and a statement win. North Texas hasn’t had many chances in recent years of having a win that could help make a season. I think a win at Ohio would be a huge shot of momentum in the arm of this team. Which QB plays the best? How could you not love how Derek Thompson played if you’re an UNT fan? On the other side it couldn’t be much worse for Ohio starter Tyler Tettleton. I have a feeling that Tettleton is going to rebound this week. He is too good not to rebound. I’m more intrigued on how well Thompson will play. He lit up
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  37. September 12, 2009 was a dreary day in North Texas, but it was game day. The week before North Texas had opened the year with a surprising 20-10 road victory over Ball State to sit at 1-0 for the first time since 2005. It was pouring all day. A late morning Mean Green soccer game on a flooded field, one of the most bizarre games I've ever witnessed ended with a 1-0 PV A&M victory over a far superior NT side, but at least there was a football game that night, and for the first time in several years, true excitement through campus. The game started off well. NT led after the 1st qua
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  38. http://espn.go.com/blog/statsinfo/post/_/id/71753/heisman-hopeful-qbs-stand-out-in-week-1 According to ESPN.com, Derek Thompson had the 5th highest QBR in the country last week (96.6), putting him above the likes of Jameis Winston, who dazzled the country Monday night. It is a new career high for DT (his previous being a 93.8) after going 23-27 for 349 yards in a rout of Idaho. Now I think we can all agree it is rather unlikely that DT will win the Heisman, but this game was definitely a confidence booster both for DT and us fans. I don't know about you, but when DT got hurt, I was wor
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  39. North Texas' Johnny "The Mighty" Quinn just set the record in the Power-Clean for the U.S. Bobsled Team with a lift of 401.5 lbs. Hat Tip to the grumpy reality board on this. Rick
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  40. Sorry if this was already posted, but I was looking at 2013 Pre-Season Tournaments and noticed we are playing in the 2013 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. Campus Sites: TBD Finals at Brooklyn: Nov. 22 and 23 Hosts and Semifinalists Michigan State Spartans (Big Ten) Oklahoma Sooners (Big 12) Seton Hall Pirates (Big East) Virginia Tech Hokies (ACC) Visitors (Kent State Golden Flashes and GopherHole.com) Columbia Lions (Ivy) Idaho Vandals (WAC) Kent State Golden Flashes (MAC) Niagara Purple Eagles (MAAC) North Texas Mean Green (C-USA) Portland Pilots (WCC) USC Upstate Spartans (
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  41. Funny you bring up Johnny Football and dual threat QBs. http://rivals.yahoo.com/footballrecruiting/football/recruiting/rankings/rank-2648;_ylt=Au8vtiX1pqgMctSf4xmHboNGPZB4 Rivals 2011 Dual Threat QB list 12 - Marcus Mariota - Leader of high powered Oregon offense 14 - Johnny Manziel - A&M, need I say anything else? 15 - Brock Berglund - UNT 16 - Everett Golson - Notre Dame starting QB in BCS Title Game
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  42. Awesome game. I was so proud of this team last night for never giving up the fight. Overall a great night for the Mean Green and this university before a national stage. Rick
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