DENTON (10/15/05) - The Mean Green makes its first trip to Florida this season to play conference newcomer Florida International (1-3, 0-1) on Saturday at 5 pm. The game is not televised but can be heard on the Mean Green radio network.
After the game with Florida International, North Texas will have played every Division IA school in the state except Central Florida. The Mean Green has an all-time record of 2-8 versus Sunshine State teams, with wins over the University of Florida in 1947 and the University of Tampa in 1970.
The 13-10 loss to Troy snapped North Texas’ 26 game Sun Belt Conference winning streak. Spanning 1,452 days, the Mean Green had not lost a conference game since its inaugural Sun Belt match against UL-Monroe (19-17) on Oct. 6, 2001. North Texas is now 26-2 in conference play since entering the Sun Belt.
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