DENTON, Texas- Clinching the Sun Belt Championship has propelled North Texas back into the top 10 of the South Region in the NSCAA Rankings. The Mean Green beat Denver 1-0 on Oct. 28 to clinch its fourth Sun Belt regular season championship and sixth overall championship.
The Mean Green are one of only two teams outside of the SEC who are ranked in the South Region, as Denver takes up the 9th spot. North Texas is 13-4-2 this season, and has wins over SMU, Western Kentucky and Denver to its credit.
The Mean Green begin the Sun Belt Tournament at 4 p.m. on Nov. 2, taking on No. 8 seed Troy at 4 p.m.