After 5 hours of lightning delays, North Texas came out on top thanks to three fantastic first-half goals.
“If you don’t get excited for a rivalry, this isn’t the sport for you” John Gall’s halftime speech to his men echoed in their ears and it motivated them to a three-goal second-half performance to come away with a 3-1 victory over rivals Houston Dynamo 2.
A strong first half by North Texas was let down by a flat second half, where errors cost them the match while the league leaders showed their quality.
After developing a bad habit this season of conceding late in games, North Texas may have finally exorcised those demons in a 1-0 win over Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2.
In the space of a few minutes, North Texas conceded, scored, then conceded again, leading to a PK loss after a 2-2 draw.
“I think it is a tough one, at the end of the day and a minute later and the conversation in the locker room is…
While not at full strength, Jose Mulato and North Texas were able to capitalize on one of the best attacking lines they have been able to put together since the start of the season.
North Texas was unable to end their recent woes, as a 2-1 defeat to a struggling Houston Dynamo 2 team decreased their chances of seeing the playoffs.
Two own goals by North Texas SC put the game out of reach as Lot Toritos failed to find the net despite a barrage of chances, falling 3-0 to the Tacoma Defiance.
After failing to secure the extra point in the shootout 6 times in 2023, North Texas rallied after conceding a late equalizer to win the shootout 8-7.