Reggie Pegram rushed 26 times for 114 yards and had a long touchdown to help North Texas beat Florida International University 17-14 on Saturday.
Jordan Williams scored 19 points to lead North Texas to a 78-76 win Saturday night over Florida Atlantic.
Jameis Winston was in North Texas on Monday to accept the Davey O’Brien Award as the nation’s top college quarterback. The Florida State star also managed a side trip to nearby Arlington to visit the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium.
Derek Thompson threw for 251 yards and two touchdowns in North Texas’ 20-14 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday.
Florida International University officially announced Friday the school will leave the Sun Belt Conference after the 2012 season and join Conference USA.
Florida International University will leave the Sun Belt Conference and join Conference USA next year, according to CBSSports.com.
The Florida Atlantic Owls will try to finally notch their first win of the season when they visit Denton, Texas Saturday to take on the North Texas Mean Green.