Fine tosses 4 TDs, North Texas cruises past UTEP 45-10
DENTON, Texas (AP) — Mason Fine threw for a career-high four touchdowns as North Texas rolled over UTEP 45-10 on Saturday to clinch the Conference USA West title and keep the Miners winless on the season.
North Texas (7-3, 6-1) will play in the conference championship game on Dec. 2.
Four-down territory: North Texas
Four things the football teams from North Texas and Iowa can do to put themselves in a position to win in Saturday's 2:30 p.m. game at Kinnick Stadium.
North Texas (1-1)
1. Play ball control
Some teams control the game with the run. North Texas controls the clock with the pass. The Mean Green's air raid offense is built around a no-huddle, quickly-executed short passing game that pressures defenses with tempo and precision.