DALLAS (AP) Nic Moore hit 8 of 11 shots, all 3-pointers, and scored 28 points to lead SMU to an 80-59 win over Houston on Saturday.
Behind Moore, who was 6 of 7, the Mustangs (16-4, 7-1 American Athletic Conference) made 15 of 24 shots in the second half and finished at 52 percent to win their sixth-straight. SMU made 11 of 20 3s.
Yanick Moreira added 14 points and Sterling Brown...
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) Nic Moore scored 18 points and had seven assists to lead Southern Methodist to a 66-52 win over Tulane on Wednesday night.
Yanick Moreira added 14 points and collected eight boards, and Markus Kennedy had 14 points on 5-of-9 shooting for SMU (15-4, 6-1 American). The Mustangs outrebounded Tulane 41-30.
Louis Dabney had 16 points, including two 3-pointers and 6-of...
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3 days ago
SMU acknowledged Friday that it was facing an NCAA investigation after announcing earlier in the day an appeal of an academic suspension that would sideline basketball player Keith Frazier for the rest of the season.
The investigation was announced three days after the school said assistant coach Ulric Maligi was taking an indefinite leave of absence for personal reasons. Maligi...
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9 days ago
SMU is no stranger to NCAA trouble, and now it appears that Larry Brown’s basketball program has drawn the gaze of the organization. Sophomore guard Keith Frazier was ruled academically ineligible this afternoon according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, and it may just be the tip of the iceberg for the Mustangs.
SMU’s Keith Frazier will miss the rest of the season due to academics...
Send to Kindle SMU improved to 3-1 in the American Athletic Conference and 12-4 overall with a 70-61 win at UCF. The Mustangs’ floor general, 5-foot-9 RS-junior and 2014-15 Wooden Award nominee, Nic Moore, continues to execute like one of the nation’s top point guards. The following are a few factors contributing to Moore’s success this season.
NIc Moore has lived up to a...
DALLAS (AP) Markus Kennedy scored 21 points on 10-of-13 shooting to lead Southern Methodist to a 73-59 victory over Memphis on Thursday night.
SMU (11-4, 2-1 American Athletic Conference) bounced back after having its eight-game winning streak snapped by Cincinnati, 56-50 on Jan. 3.
Yanick Moreira had 15 points, and Ben Moore and Keith Frazier each chipped in 12 points for the Mustangs...
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16 days ago
Coming off their abysmal 1-11 season, the SMU Mustangs obviously have a lot to do this offseason as they attempt to return to relevancy. The good news: new head coach Chad Morris has brought a new sense of hope to the program, and many feel like that he will be able to orchestrate a turnaround on the Hilltop. But before anybody can worry about the future, the Mustangs have some things...
With a couple of hours before UC hits the hardwood against East Carolina, let’s wrap up some loose threads from the SMU game from Saturday.
Cincinnati held SMU to just 0.79 points per possession. That was the lowest for SMU this season, even lower than their season opening awful performance against Gonzaga.
The three game string of at least 1 point per possession is the best of...
PARK, Texas (AP) SMU opened the American Athletic Conference with a bang on Wednesday, walloping South Florida 83-49 with Ben Moore scoring 15 points and Keith Frazier 14.
The Mustangs (10-3, 1-0) won the opening tip, scored within seconds on a Yanick Moreira jumper and knocked down three of their first four shots to lead 7-0 in a little over two minutes. They never trailed and...
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25 days ago
Here are the photos from the UConn Huskies 96-45 win over the SMU Mustangs in a women’s basketball game at the XL Center in Hartford, CT on December 27, 2014.
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Betting odds for the SMU Mustangs' 2014-15 season.
It’s official, or at least as close to official as we’ll get before the lineups are announced: Ricky Doyle will earn the first start of his Michigan basketball career Saturday against SMU.
The reason, as John Beilein explained Friday afternoon, is pretty simple. He wants to have the five best players on the court at the beginning of each game, and, right now, Doyle is the Wolverines’...
Who: SMU (7-3) at Michigan (6-4)
Where: Crisler Center, Ann Arbor, MI
When: 12:00 p.m., Dec. 20th, 2014
Radio: 950 AM, 1050AM, Sirius 113, XM 195
SMU at Michigan
Notebook: Doyle could start
Turnaround won’t be easy
Big Ten Power Rankings
For the second consecutive season, Michigan has backed itself into a corner by mid-December. The Wolverines have a couple...
One of the biggest reasons why SMU fans are excited by new head coach Chad Morris’ arrival to the Hilltop is his ties to Texas, which they hope will help the Mustangs land more in-state recruits as the program tries to rebuild.
Well, it seems as if hiring Morris is already paying dividends on the recruiting trail for SMU.
Blessed to have just committed to Play for @coachchadmorris...
By Zach Rastall | AAC Columnist E-mail the author | Follow on Twitter It’s over. It’s finally over. The SMU Mustangs‘ nightmarish 2014 campaign has come to an end, but brighter days may be ahead. The Mustangs avoided finishing the season winless for the fourth time in school history by defeating UConn in their season finale, […]
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TEMPE, Ariz. -- Behind a balanced scoring attack and a series of large scoring runs, the Arizona State women's basketball team (6-1) was able to defeat the visiting SMU Mustangs (4-4) 77-42 Saturday afternoon at Wells Fargo Arena.
Four Sun Devils finished in double figures, led by Katie Hempen, who finished with 15. Peace Amukamara had 11 points, eight rebounds and six assists,...
It has been a long, hard season for the SMU Mustangs. From losing games to losing their head coach to images of the programs losing ways in the past creeping up it has been the kind of year that the team will love to forget--but at least it got to end on a high note.Sort of.@SBNationGIF/TwitterRead more »
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) SMU quarterback Matt Davis ran for 191 yards and a touchdown and threw for another 145 yards to lead the Mustangs to their only win of the season, 27-20 over UConn.
Prescott Line added 90 yards rushing and two second-half touchdowns as SMU (1-11, 1-7 American Athletic Conference) snapped a 13-game losing streak.
Freshman Ron Johnson ran for 101 yard and...
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December 06, 2014
On Saturday the SMU Mustangs and Connecticut Huskies will face off against one another in a American Athletic Conference game.
SMU (0-11) is winless on the season but could give Connecticut (2-9) a run for their money in this one.
Coverage of this game will air on CBS Sports Network beginning at 12:00 pm ET from Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT.
The Odds: Connecticut is a...
When the clock hits zero in the fourth quarter at Gerald J. Ford Stadium this afternoon, the nightmare that has been the 2014 season will be one step closer to ending for the SMU Mustangs. It would be great if the Mustangs can muster up a win on Senior Day and end the season on a […]
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The end of the 2014 college football regular season continues to draw closer, which means the coaching carousel will soon be put in motion. But for some teams, like the SMU Mustangs, the search for a new head coach is already underway. In SMU’s case, it has been underway since June Jones announced his resignation […]
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CBS Sports and the American Athletic Conference have announced the game time for the game between the SMU Mustangs and UConn Huskies at Rentschler Field on Saturday, December 6.
The game will kickoff at 12 p.m. and will be broadcast nationally on the CBS Sports Network.
DALLAS – Much of the talk surrounding Larry Brown’s Southern Methodist Mustangs leading into this season has involved the guys who won’t be playing for him – instead of the guys who will.
Six months ago, after SMU shrugged off its NCAA tournament snub and made it to the final of the NIT, it appeared the 74-year-old Brown was on his way to having a top-10 team this season...
SMU coach Larry Brown and junior point guard Nic Moore met with the media following the Mustangs’ 74-68 loss to Indiana at Assembly Hall on Thursday. Watch both press conferences below:
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It’s been an extremely painful season for fans of the SMU Mustangs, but Saturday may have featured the most excruciating moment in a year of seemingly endless disappointments. After getting blown out in nearly every game so far in 2014, the Mustangs finally competitive last weekend against South Florida. While this certainly is a positive for SMU, […]
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