Friday Morning Practice Complete

DENTON, Texas (8/17/08) North Texas football players welcomed the cooler weather during practice Friday morning. For the first time in the last week, temperatures dipped below the 100 degree-mark at the North Texas Athletic Center.


The Mean Green will hold its second scrimmage of the fall (closed to the public) Saturday morning in preparation for the road opener against Oklahoma.



  • Aaron Weathers picked off a pass from Eric Johnson during drills against the attack offense.
  • Junior Daniel Meager found Evan Fentriss on a deep post pattern for a touchdown. Latif Nurudeen was in coverage.
  • Deavin Cox, a senior running back from Dallas, took reps with both the first and second-team offense. Cox broke numerous runs of more than 10 yards against the scout defense.
  • Johnson and freshman wide out Eric Lichty hooked up for a 35-yard touchdown pass and catch against the first-team defense.
  • Sam Dibrell beat his receiver on a post route and caught a touchdown pass from Giovanni Vizza to end the morning practice.  



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