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Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
Lane Kiffin gets the pub, but his Conference USA title game opponent, North Texas' Seth Littrell, has done an excellent job turning things around in Denton. Littrell is 8-3 in his second season, and North Texas' 420 points rank second in the league behind Kiffin's FAU offense (446 points).
Trevor Moore kicked a 39-yard field goal with 5 seconds left to give North Texas a wild 52-49 victory over Army on Saturday night, ending the Black Knights' six-game winning streak.
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.
Jeffery Wilson ran for 165 yards and two touchdowns, including a 14-yard burst for the go-ahead score with 6:04 remaining, and North Texas pulled out a 24-23 win over Louisiana Tech on Saturday.
Mason Fine passed for 309 yards and a touchdown but his heads-up slide for a first down in the final minute allowed North Texas to run out the clock and defeat upset-minded Old Dominion 45-38 on Saturday night.
Devin Singletary rushed for three touchdowns and Florida Atlantic finished with a Conference USA-record 804 yards in a 69-31 downing of North Texas on Saturday night.
Logan Holgorsen, son of West Virginia coach Dana, committed to play for North Texas on Monday, choosing the Mean Green over Bowling Green.
Mean Green lead Week 7's most improbable comebacks
Prior to rallying for a 98-yard drive to take the lead for good over UTSA with 10 seconds left, North Texas had the lowest in-game win probability of any victorious team in Week 7. Air Force, West Virginia and Boston College had the next lowest.
Maybe not the Longhorns, but the state in general has remembered how to play football. Through six weeks, TCU, Texas, Texas A&M, SMU, Texas Tech, Houston, North Texas and UT San Antonio all have winning records.
Golden Panthers lead unlikely winners
FIU's win probability dropped as low as 6 percent before it rallied to win by one. North Texas and Utah State both overcame 13 percent odds to win, with Texas A&M right behind at 14 percent.