North Texas is bringing one of its own home in the hope she can re-energize its women’s basketball program.
Jalie Mitchell, UNT’s all-time leading scorer who has served as an assistant coach at the school twice, is returning, this time as the Mean Green’s head coach.
UNT announced that Mitchell had accepted the position late Wednesday afternoon and will introduce her at a press conference at 2 p.m. this afternoon at Apogee Stadium.
Mitchell takes over for Mike Petersen. UNT and Petersen agreed to part ways after his third season at the school, when the Mean Green finished 5-24, extending a drought of nine...