Bridge Opening, TXA 21 Highlight Pre-Game

DENTON, Texas - Prior to the Mean Green's 30-23 victory over Louisiana Tuesday night, a full slate of pre-game festivities took place around Apogee Stadium.

The day began with the ribbon cutting to open the pedestrian bridge over I-35E, a ceremony that attracted a few hundred students and fans.

From there, in the midst of tailgating on The Hill, TXA 21's Gina Miller hosted a live, hour-long pre-game show that featured interviews with University of North Texas President V. Lane Rawlins, Mean Green Men's Basketball Head Coach Tony Benford, standout sophomore forward Tony Mitchell, Director of Athletics Rick Villarreal, and Lance Dunbar, the North Texas all-time leading rusher who is in his rookie season with of the Dallas Cowboys.



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