There were a couple of items of interest to come down the pipe late this afternoon with UNT implications and or connections. To review …
— Keith Niebuhr (@Niebuhr247) June 17, 2014
UNT jumped into the race for Georgia defensive tackle Quentez Johnson quite a while ago. Since then so has much of the rest of the college football world, including a ton of heavy-hitters.
Johnson will visit North Carolina, North Carolina State, Wake Forest and Duke this week.
And on the women’s basketball front …
— Joseph Duarte (@Joseph_Duarte) June 17, 2014
Former UNT guard Mansa El has joined the staff at Houston as a graduate assistant. El was recruited by former head coach Tina Slinker, but ended up playing for Shanice Stephens. She quickly ran for the nearest exit, transferred to a junior college and then finished her career at South Alabama.
El seemed like a smart kid and had a pretty good career. Now she will be coaching in the state.