HOF Induction, Green-White Game Set For April 8


UPDATED: April 5, 2017

DENTON - The annual North Texas Athletics Hall of Fame induction luncheon and the Green-White spring football game will headline a full slate of activities this Saturday, April 8, in and around Apogee Stadium.

The day's events include the #Dentonmeansbusiness 5K and Fun Run and the Mean Green Garage Sale.

Parking for Saturday's events is free, but access to some lots is by parking pass only. Click here for complete parking information and a map of the Apogee parking lots.

The induction ceremony and brunch will take place at 10:30 a.m. and will be held in Apogee's HUB Club. Tickets for the brunch and induction are $20 each or $150 for a table of eight, and are now on sale through the North Texas Ticket Office. Click here to purchase online or call the ticket office at 940-565-2527. Attendees will be able to watch the spring game from the HUB Club. The induction brunch is sponsored by UMB Bank.

The 2016 HOF class consists of Lance Dunbar (football), Susan Waters (softball), Craig Robertson (football), Calvin Watson (men's basketball), Andrew Smith (football) and Ron Miller (basketball).

The spring game will kickoff at 2 p.m. Admission to the spring game is free. The game will be live-streamed on MeanGreenSports.com.

This year's Green-White game will be preceded by a live pre-game show broadcast on the MeanGreenSports Facebook page beginning at 1:45. The show will include interviews with former North Texas football players Lance Dunbar and Craig Robertson.

The day's activities begin at 8:30 a.m. with the #Dentonmeansbusiness 5K and Fun Run, organized by the Denton Chamber of Commerce. For more information and to register, visit Denton5k.com.

The Mean Green Garage Sale will take place at 12:30 p.m. in the Apogee Stadium concourse inside Gate 2 on the west side of the stadium. The sale features new and slightly used surplus athletic apparel and equipment, including jerseys, shoes, cleats, practice apparel, t-shirts, shorts, gloves, polos and more. All sales are final but items are priced to move. Cash, debit and credit cards will be accepted.

Hall of Fame Day Schedule

8:30 a.m. #Dentonmeansbusiness Fun Run
9 a.m. #Dentonmeansbusiness 5K Run
10:30 a.m. Doors open to Hub Club for Hall of Fame induction
12:30 p.m. Gates to Apogee Stadium open and Mean Green Garage Sale begins
2 p.m. Green-White spring football game
Click here for the live stream

 

 

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