Jump to content
  • Welcome to GoMeanGreen.com!

    Thank you for visiting us!  Registering is easy and free, and provides you with the ability to participate in the discussions along with many cool features and content.

UNT buys out final year of contract w/ UTA


NT03
 Share

Recommended Posts

StarTelegram

North Texas has bought out the final year of its men’s basketball contract with UT Arlington, ending, at least temporarily, the annual meeting between regional rivals, UTA officials said Wednesday

With UTA on the schedule as a road game at the College Park Center, North Texas would play more road nonconference games than home. Benford wants to add a home game.

“I just need to move the game to next year,” said Benford, whose Mean Green team finished 12-20 in his first season at the helm.

That was news to the UTA athletic department.

A UTA official said North Texas gave “no indication” that it planned to resume the series between the two former Southland Conference foes, a contest that generally represented the best attended nonconference home game for both


Edited by NT03
  • Upvote 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

How much you think this cost us ?

I'm taking a stab in the dark here , $40,000 ?

I have no idea. Just curious

No idea. After 6 straight years and talk on both sides about how everyone loved the series, I wouldn't be shocked if buyout language was pretty lax.

Wasting money. Losing a great annual series. Taking a 30 minute "road trip" off the schedule.

Being a guy who has at least four suits, I don't understand why he keeps going with Hearts.

Poker-sm-222-Kh.png

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share




×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. Please review our full Privacy Policy before using our site.