UNT System News Briefs – March 14, 2019

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

North Texas vs. Western Kentucky Prediction, Preview, and Odds - 3-14-2019
    Winners and Whiners (blog)

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and North Texas Mean Green will clash in the quarterfinals of the Conference USA Tournament at the Ford Center ...
    North Texas first up for Hilltoppers in C-USA tourney - Bowling Green Daily News
    N. Texas, WKU meet in CUSA quarters - Myrtle Beach Sun News
    Full Coverage

Men's basketball: Confident Simmons, UNT roll past Panthers in tourney opener
    Denton Record Chronicle

The Mean Green (21-11) entered the day having lost seven straight and were reeling after falling all the way to the 10th seed in the 12-team ...

North Texas Dominates FIU 71 – 57, Moves on To Play WKU in CUSA Tournament
    Mean Green Nation

Zach Simmons dominated. The big NT center said this week “they won't beat us three times.” It seemed like the kind of thing teams say to motivate ...

C-USA Women's Basketball Tournament: Day 1 update
    The Rice Thresher

We start with a look at the most important game of the day from the Owls' perspective, as the Mean Green's win means Rice will face the University of ...

Late free throws the difference for UNT in C-USA tourney opener vs. Southern Miss
    Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Southern Miss, though, would miss two shots before Velma Mitchell pulled down a critical free throw for the Mean Green, which called a timeout and ...

Audience helps write show in 'Broadway's Next Hit Musical'
    Denton Record Chronicle

Guests who attend the University of North Texas' next Fine Arts Series event can help write the show. The Fine Arts Series brings the improvisational ...

UNT librarians to present 'Women in the Archives' lecture
    Denton Record Chronicle

Two staffers from the University of North Texas Libraries will present “Women in the Archives of UNT” at noon March 21 in the Commissioners ...

How Long Does It Take to Get a Master's Degree?
    U.S. News & World Report

Adam Fein, vice president for digital strategy and innovation at the University of North Texas, says the average master's program requires 32 to 36 ...

Genealogy And New DNA Evidence Leads To Arrest Over Abandoned Baby's Death In 1981
    IFLScience (blog)

... John Doe, was exhumed from the cemetery in September 2009 and scientists from the University of North Texas managed to obtain his DNA.

College admissions scandal: Here are the parents, coaches and others charged
    The Tennessean

... Stanford, Georgetown, Wake Forest, the University of Texas, the University of Southern California and the University of California at Los Angeles.
    Department of Justice lists all implicated in college cheating scandal - WKBN.com
    Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are not alone. See the list of who has been charged. - USA TODAY
    US Charges Dozens Of Parents, Coaches In Massive College Admissions Scandal - KUT
    Full Coverage

UNT lands NSF grant for data analytics
    Denton Record Chronicle

The National Science Foundation gave the University of North Texas College of Information a three-year, $359,879 to develop curriculum in data ...