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SMU’s Markus Kennedy is eligible and is expected to play this afternoon at the Crisler Center. Michigan will need to put together one of its better performances of the season if it wants to snap its three-game losing streak.
The Wolverines and Mustangs are set for a noon tip-off on ESPN2 with Dan Dakich and Dave O’Brien handling broadcasting duties.
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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
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Notebook: Doyle could start
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For the second consecutive season, Michigan has backed itself into a corner by mid-December. The Wolverines have a couple...
DALLAS (AP) Keith Frazier scored 16 points and pulled down a career-high 10 rebounds for his first double-double as SMU beat Illinois-Chicago 67-46 on Wednesday night.
Nic Moore also scored 16 points and Yanick Moreira added 11 points and eight rebounds for the Mustangs (7-3), who are 7-1 at home after their fifth consecutive victory.
The Mustangs made 22 of 41 shots for 53.7 percent...
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4 days ago
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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DALLAS (AP) Keith Frazier scored a career-high 20 points and Yanick Moreira added 15 as SMU needed overtime to hold off upset-minded UC Santa Barbara 80-73 on Monday night.
Nic Moore, SMU's leading scorer, went out with a bruised right knee with 17:12 remaining in regulation and the Mustangs leading 46-36.
The Gauchos quickly made an 18-3 run for their first lead 57-56 with 5:22...
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13 days ago
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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16 days ago
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...
As you all know by now, the 2014 SMU Mustangs are bad. Historically bad. Like, Nicolas Cage in The Wicker Man bad. In fact, the Mustangs are just one loss away from possibly being the worst FBS team in nearly a decade. Since 2005, 10 teams have failed to record a single win during the course of […]
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DALLAS (AP) -- Chad Morris knew he wanted the SMU job the minute it opened.
Maybe it was because Clemson's offensive coordinator from the past four seasons is a Dallas native. Or maybe because he used to ride school buses to old Texas Stadium and watch the Mustangs play when he was growing up.
"This is the opportunity I thought, `This is it,'" Morris said Monday at an introductory...
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21 days ago
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 (AP) Nic Moore scored 22 points, Keith Frazier added a career-high 17 and No. 22 SMU bounced back from a pair of losses on the road to beat Eastern Washington 77-68 Saturday night.
A former Dallas high school standout who was the first big recruit for Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown with the Mustangs, Frazier scored seven straight SMU points early in the second half to help...
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29 days ago
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...
Though a victory over Eastern Washington probably won't prevent SMU from dropping out of the Top 25, the matchup provides another opportunity for coach Larry Brown to find some much-needed leadership.
The No. 22 Mustangs look to avoid a third consecutive defeat Saturday night against the visiting Eagles.
SMU (1-2) didn't expect to have an easy time while visiting No. 13 Gonzaga and...
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November 21, 2014
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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DALLAS (AP) Ben Moore scored a career-high 22 points and added a team-high nine rebounds with five assists to lead No. 22 SMU to a 93-54 victory over Lamar on Friday night in the opener for both teams.
Yanick Moreira added 19 for SMU, equaling his career high.
The Cardinals were led by Anthony Holliday with 12 points.
Lamar was limited 31 percent shooting from the floor, 5-for-20...
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November 14, 2014
Larry Brown’s SMU Mustang’s will be without their best player until after the first semester because of Grades.
SMU forward Markus Kennedy will be ineligible for the first semester of the season, sources confirmed to ESPN.com.
A second team All-AAC pick last season, Kennedy was one of the most complete players in the country last season after averaging 12.4 points, 7.1 rebounds...
Another week, another loss for the SMU Mustangs.
With its loss to Tulsa last weekend, SMU has now dropped to 0-8 on the season, inching ever closer to the fourth winless campaign in program history.
However, not everything about the Mustangs loss to the Golden Hurricane was negative, as Tom Mason’s team did score a season-high 28 points, held a lead for the first time all year...
Larry Brown was already ahead of schedule at SMU, taking only two seasons to transform the moribund program. Twenty years removed from their last...