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UNT, Houston, and Texas A&M visit East Texas
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Fri, Jun 10, 2016 - 10:46pm

Friday, the University of North Texas started off the day at Tyler Lee hosting one of the many satellite camps that have made their way to East Texas. 

Later in the afternoon, Houston and Texas A&M joined forces to check out the latest talent in the are.

All three programs have a substantial amount of athletes from this area currently on their rosters and have already made advances toward the 2017 recruiting class.

TEST* Football Takes Prospect Alum O'Hara To North Texas
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Sun, Jun 12, 2016 - 11:39am

Former Prospect quarterback Devin O’Hara has found a new home for the fall 2016 season: the University of North Texas.

O’Hara, who graduated from Prospect in 2013, started his college career at Western Illinois University.

As a redshirt freshman, O’Hara played in just 3 games in 2014 and didn’t throw a single pass. He recorded 4 carries for 6 yards and punted once for 50 yards.

It was a big change for O’Hara who passed for 1,500 yards and 8 touchdowns, and rushed for over 1,600 yards and 30 touchdowns as a senior at Prospect. He also counted 599 yards receiving with 7 TDs for the Knights.

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Dickenson gets nod to be UNT’s acting AD
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Mon, Jun 6, 2016 - 10:05pm

Hank Dickenson, a longtime North Texas athletic department official, was named the school’s acting athletic director on Monday.

Dickenson will lead UNT’s athletic department while the school looks for a replacement for Rick Villarreal, who stepped down May 23. Villarreal served as UNT’s athletic director for more than 15 years.

Villarreal will remain in his role as UNT’s athletic director until June 20.

“I am very humbled and honored that the president allowed me to be in that role and to be a part of a really exciting project,” Dickenson said of UNT’s transition.

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UNT picks up JC quarterback Devin O’Hara
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Sat, Jun 4, 2016 - 5:00pm

By Brett Vito

North Texas has picked up a commitment from junior college quarterback Devin O’Hara.

The DuPage standout threw for 1,786 yards and and 21 touchdowns last season. He was a sophomore last season. Here are his Hudl highlights.

O’Hara spent two seasons at Western Illinois and then played last season on the junior college level.

I have yet to speak to O’Hara, but I believe he...

Bryce English transfers from K-State to North Texas to be closer to cancer-stricken dad
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Wed, Jan 20, 2016 - 10:10am

By John Taylor

A month after transferring to be closer to an ailing family member, Bryce English has found a new college football home closer to his actual home.

In the same press release that confirmed the expected, that quarterback Alec Morris had transferred in, North Texas also announced that English has officially been added to the Mean Green’s roster. The defensive lineman ...