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  1. Five UNT players who exceeded expectations in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 26 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    North Texas saw a host of players do exactly what one might have expected in 2017, when the Mean Green finished 9-5 after falling to Troy in the New Orleans Bowl. Quarterback Mason Fine built on a great freshman season and was named the Offensive Player of the Year in Conference USA.

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  2. Continue reading Tracy Murphree: Sheriff reflects on past, looks to futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Editor's note: Denton County Sheriff Tracy Murphree, now ending his first full year in elective office, posted the following column on Facebook last week. We believe it deserves a wider audience.

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  3. Get Your Rear on the Record contest reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Mean Green finished 9-5 after falling to Troy 50-30 in the New Orleans Bowl. It was a great year for UNT and another significant step forward for the program under Seth Littrell.

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  4. Notebook: TWU enjoying week off after long road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    After splitting a pair of games during its first Lone Star Conference road trip of the season, the TWU basketball team has the week off to focus on finals as the semester draws to a close. The team doesn't return to game action until 7 p.m. Tuesday against Northeastern State.

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  5. Continue reading Long road leads Dykes home to Texas as new SMU coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Sonny Dykes didn't even have to finish the story of his favorite SMU memory to stir some in the crowd who showed up to greet the Mustangs' new coach. All he had to say was 1982, Lubbock and Texas Tech -- and never mind that the thrilling SMU win on a last-second kickoff return was at the expense of the school that would later become the longtime coaching home of Dykes' late dad, Spike Dykes, and his alma mater.

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  6. Continue reading Women's basketball: No. 4 Lady Buffs overpower PioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Cienna Rodriguez scored a season-high 11 points for TWU and Whitney Apari added 13 as the Pioneers played No. 4 West Texas A&M close throughout the first half, but the Lady Buffs forced 16 turnovers in the final two quarters in an 81-61 Pioneer loss Thursday at First United Bank Center.

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  7. Notebook: TWU preps for first LSC road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    After securing its first Lone Star Conference win in dramatic fashion over the weekend, the TWU basketball team faces the challenge of taking on the No. 5 team in the country on the road.

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  8. Continue reading Women's basketball: Pioneers earn first conference winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Grace Mitchell nailed a jumper in the lane on a shovel pass from Whitney Apari with six seconds remaining to give TWU a 50-48 win over Texas A&M-Kingsville for the Pioneers' first Lone Star Conference victory Saturday at Kitty Magee Arena. It was Mitchell's second game winner versus the Javelinas, as she secured a TWU victory in their last matchup during the 2016-17 season.

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  9. Argyle golf coach placed on administrative leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Mark Burgen, the former title-winning coach at Andrews High School who was hired in June to head the boys and girls golf teams at Argyle, has been placed on administrative leave. In a letter obtained by the Denton Record-Chronicle that was sent Tuesday to parents of students at Argyle Intermediate School - Burgen was a fourth and fifth grade PE teacher there - Argyle superintendent Telena Wright wrote that it was a personnel issue that did not involve students in any way.

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  10. Volleyball: TWU advances to LSC championship matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The sixth-seeded TWU Pioneers advanced to the Lone Star Conference championship match for the third time in program history and first since 1997 with a 3-2 win over second-seeded Texas A&M-Commerce Friday night led by career-highs of 25 kills and 24 digs from Miri Shade and double-doubles from Shade, Makayla Mayfield and Katy Ranes. TWU will now take on host and No.

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  11. Volleyball: TWU drops match to West Texas A&MRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    TWU took Set 1 from West Texas A&M but was unable to provide the same effective offense for the remainder of the match in a 23-25, 25-19, 25-18, 25-20 loss at Kitty Magee Arena. Maykayla Mayfield and Miri Shade each registered a TWU-high 14 kills, and Shade added 13 digs for her eighth double-double.

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  12. Notebook: TWU basketball opens regular season after nearly upsetting North TexasRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    After falling to North Texas 69-66 in an exhibition game Saturday, the TWU basketball team will officially tip off its season this weekend at the TexAnn Tip-Off Classic in Stephenville. The Pioneers had a good showing against the Mean Green, leading for the majority of the game and pushing North Texas for a solid 40 minutes.

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  13. Vista Ridge getting new name, strategyRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Lewisville's Vista Ridge Mall has a new owner from Texas that plans to spend money on the struggling mall and entice shoppers back with some local entertainment. Odessa-based ICA Properties has a formula that worked in West Texas, and the company apparently believes it could work in suburban Dallas, too.

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  14. Women's volleyball: TWU clinches berth in conference tourneyRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Briley Cole-Lewis, Caroline Noel and Courtney Noel each provided 10 kills in TWU's 28-26, 25-21, 25-18 sweep of Western New Mexico on Saturday night on Drag's Court to secure a spot in the Lone Star Conference tournament. TWU is in a three-way tie for sixth place with WNMU and Eastern New Mexico and safely sits three games ahead of Midwestern State with two matches remaining.

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  15. Notebook: TWU soccer enters LSC tournament with momentumRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    After struggling at times throughout the season, the TWU soccer team appears to have turned the corner and peaked at the right time heading into the Lone Star Conference tournament. The Pioneers won or tied three of their final four regular-season matches and enter the tournament as the No.

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  16. Notebook: TWU soccer looks to end regular season on high noteRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    After the team's most productive week in the Lone Star Conference this year, TWU has just two games left on the regular-season soccer schedule before the LSC tournament. The Pioneers earned a 1-1 tie against Eastern New Mexico on Friday and knocked off West Texas A&M 3-2 in a thrilling overtime finish Sunday to move into a tie with Eastern for fifth place.

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  17. Soccer: TWU wins against West Texas A&MRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Seniors Chelsea Martin and Jackie Bucy , along with the TWU Soccer Field, had their Pioneer home careers conclude in exciting fashion Sunday afternoon as Lucero Chavez headed in the golden goal during overtime for a 3-2 win against West Texas A&M. While TWU seniors Martin and Bucy took in their final home game, the field itself also saw its last competition, as it will be transformed into university housing to support the growing campus community.

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  18. Notebook: Pioneers look to bounce back after having five-game win streak snappedRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    After having its five-game winning streak snapped by rival West Texas A&M on Saturday, the TWU volleyball team has three important games this week as it looks to maintain a hold on third place in the Lone Star Conference. The Pioneers won their fifth straight game Friday in a sweep of Texas-Permian Basin before West Texas returned the favor Saturday.

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  19. Women's volleyball: TWU streak ends at hands of Lady BuffsRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Miri Shade posted a match-high 11 kills and 12 digs in her second consecutive double-double for TWU, but West Texas A&M snapped a five-game Pioneer win streak with a 25-22, 25-21, 25-19 sweep at the Box on Saturday. TWU recorded a .180 attack percentage compared with .274 by the Lady Buffs .

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  20. Notebook: TWU volleyball looks to extend four-game winning streakRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    With four consecutive wins in the books, the TWU volleyball team is hitting the road this week looking to put the finishing touches on the first round of Lone Star Conference play. The Pioneers , who sit in a tie for third place, will visit Texas-Permian Basin on Friday and West Texas A&M on Saturday.

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