Report: UNLV Football To Add Home-And-Home With North Texas

North Texas Here in 2022, UNLV Returns Favor In 2026

Paul Ihander
July 06, 2020 - 6:21 pm
North Texas Mean Green

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Reports Monday have the UNLV football team scheduling a home-and-home series with North Texas starting in 2022.  The Denton Record-Chronicle reports UNLV will host North Texas in 2022, and then play at North Texas in 2026.   The newspaper says the agreement just needs to be finalized and an official annoucement will come in the next few weeks.

UNLV will replace Cal on North Texas' 2022 schedule.  Cal will play at Notre Dame.

North Texas and UNLV have played five times in their history.  The last time the two teams matched up was in 2013, in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.   The Mean Green won 36-14.

North Texas plays in the West Division of Conference USA.  They finished 4-8 in 2019.