By Brett Vito
North Texas didn’t need long to recover from a tough night defensively in its season opener against SMU.
The Mean Green played their first game since struggling in a loss to the Mustangs and looked a whole lot better in a 41-20 win against Bethune-Cookman at Apogee Stadium.
UNT’s defense dominated the Wildcats in the early stages of the first half when the game was in question. That performance ensured the Mean Green would coast to their first win of the year.
“Our defense was awesome,” UNT coach Seth Littrell said. “Those guys were flying around. They didn’t give up the big plays. They...