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North Texas Mean Green
UNLV Rebels

North Texas vs. UNLV Matchup

Statistical Comparison

Team Statistics

North Texas

UNLV

 

Team Statistics

North Texas

UNLV

SCORING

378

375

 

   Average per play

5.6

5.5

   Points per game

31.5

31.2

 

   Average per game

411.6

423.8

   Touchdowns

50

50

 

KICKOFF RETURNS-yards average

33-814-24.7

47-1,070-22.8

   PAT-attempts

46-49, 94%

43-47, 91%

 

PUNT RETURNS-yards average

30-441-14.7

14-51-3.6

   Field Goals-attempts

10-16

10-18

 

INT. RETURNS-yards average

17-255-15.0

11-87-7.9

FIRST DOWNS

258

288

 

FUMBLES-LOST

16-8

7-4

   Rushing

113

126

 

PENALTIES-Yards average

76-627-52.2

43-286

   Passing

129

146

 

PUNTS-YARDS

63-2,508

59-2,483

   Penalty

16

16

 

   Average per punt

39.8

42.1

RUSHING YARDS

2,208

2,177

 

   Net punt average

35.9

36.2

   Attempts

504

480

 

KICKOFF-yards

73-4,586

70-4,167

   Average per rush

4.4

4.5

 

   Average pre kick

62.8

59.5

   Average per game

184.0

181,4

 

   Net kick average

39.9

38.1

   TDs rushing

28

25

 

TIME OF POSSESSION/game

31:58

30:15

PASSING YARDS

2,731

2,909

 

THIRD-DOWN CONVERSIONS

85/185, 46%

71/178, 40%

   Comp-att-int

240-372-14

277-442-9

 

FOURTH-DOWN CONVERSIONS

8/15, 53%

11/23, 48%

   Average per game

227.6

242.4

 

SACKS BY-yards

34-210

20-126

   TDs passing

14

25

 

ONSIDE KICKS

0-0

0-1

TOTAL OFFENSE

4,939

5,086

 

RED-ZONE SCORES

33/39, 85%

40/52, 77%

   Total plays

876

922

 

RED-ZONE TDS

26/39, 67%

34/52, 65%

2013 Results

North Texas (8-4, 6-2 C-USA)

 

UNLV (7-5, 5-3 MWC)

8/31

North Texas 40, Idaho 6

 

8/29

Minnesota 51, UNLV 23

9/7

Ohio 27, North Texas 21

 

9/7

Arizona 58, UNLV 13

9/14

North Texas 34, Ball State 27

 

9/14

UNLV 31, Central Michigan 21

9/21

Georgia 45, North Texas 21

 

9/21

UNLV 38, Western Illinois 7

10/5

Tulane 24, North Texas 21

 

9/29

UNLV 56, New Mexico 42

10/12

North Texas 34, Middle Tennessee 7

 

10/12

UNLV 39, Hawai'i 37

10/19

North Texas 28, Louisiana Tech 13

 

10/19

Fresno State 38, UNLV 14

10/26

North Texas 55, Southern Miss 14

 

10/26

UNLV 27, Nevada 22

10/31

North Texas 28, Rice 16

 

11/2

San Jose State 34, UNLV 24

11/9

North Texas 41, UTEP 7

 

11/9

Utah State 28, UNLV 24

11/23

UTSA 21, North Texas 13

 

11/21

UNLV 41, Air Force 21

11/30

North Texas 42, Tulsa 10

 

11/30

UNLV 45, San Diego State 19

Home team in bold

Bowl History

North Texas (2-5)

 

UNLV (3-0)

12/21/46

Optimist Bowl

North Texas 14, Pacific 13

 

12/15/84

California Bowl

UNLV 30, Toledo 13

1/1/48

Salad Bowl

Nevada 13, North Texas 6

 

12/15/94

Las Vegas Bowl

UNLV 52, Central Michigan 24

12/31/59

Sun Bowl

New Mexico State 28, North Texas 8

 

12/21/00

Las Vegas Bowl

UNLV 31, Arkansas 14

12/18/01

New Orleans Bowl

Colorado State 45, North Texas 20

 

12/17/02

New Orleans Bowl

North Texas 24, Cincinnati 19

 

12/16/03

New Orleans Bowl

Memphis 27, North Texas 17

 

12/14/04

New Orleans Bowl

Southern Miss 31, North Texas 10

 

Series History

1/11/86

at Las Vegas

UNLV 27, North Texas 26

11/4/95

at Las Vegas

UNLV 34, North Texas 24

9/2/99

at Denton

UNLV 26, North Texas 3

9/16/00

at Las Vegas

UNLV 38, North Texas 0


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