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Thomas Welsh #40 and Norman Powell #4 of the UCLA Bruins reacts after defeating the Southern Methodist Mustangs during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournamenat at the KFC YUM! Center on March 19, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

SMU Loses To UCLA 60-59 On Rare 3-Pointer

SMU’s locker room was eerily quiet, with team managers folding jerseys and clothes in the middle as players sat at their stalls trying to digest the ending of a heartbreaking 60-59 loss to UCLA.

03/19/2015

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SMU’s Larry Brown In 1st NCAA Since The ’88 Title At Kansas

While the Mustangs are back in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1993, Brown returns to the Big Dance for the first time since leading Kansas to a national title 27 years ago.

03/17/2015

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Former President George W. Bush Visits SMU Basketball Team

Former President George W. Bush visited SMU on Monday, congratulating the Mustangs on their first NCAA Tournament berth since 1993.

03/16/2015

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SMU Rises To No. 21 In AP Poll

Fresh off beating the defending champions at Moody Coliseum on Saturday night, the SMU Mustangs have jumped to No. 21 in the latest AP Poll.

02/16/2015

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SMU Player Scores Off Court With “Coaching For Literacy”

SMU Guard helps promoting literacy through the non-profit organization “Coaching For Literacy”

CBS 11–02/08/2015

Head coach Larry Brown (credit: Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Brown’s SMU Tops Temple In Philly 60-55

Larry Brown walked off a winner like he did so many times before in Philadelphia, the SMU faithful that packed the rows behind the bench roaring in appreciation.

01/15/2015

Head coach Larry Brown of the SMU Mustangs  (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

SMU Trying Again For NCAA Bid With Coach Larry Brown

The Mustangs go into the 74-year-old Brown’s third season on the Hilltop ranked No. 22 in the preseason AP poll. They were picked by American Athletic Conference coaches to finish second in the league behind UConn.

11/12/2014

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SMU Basketball Commit Mudiay Opts To Play Overseas

SMU basketball commit Emmanuel Mudiay has chosen to begin his professional career overseas rather than join the Mustangs this fall.

07/14/2014

Head coach Larry Brown of the Southern Methodist Mustangs talks with Keith Frazier #4 and Nic Moore #11 (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Brown, SMU Face Pitino And Minnesota For NIT Title

Richard Pitino leads Minnesota into the title game Thursday night against 73-year-old Larry Brown and SMU at Madison Square Garden, a building both basketball junkies revere.

04/02/2014

(L-R) SMU Coach Larry Brown, Clemson's Brad Brownell, Minnesota's Richard Pitino and Florida State's Leonard Hamilton pose with NIT Trophy (Photo by Jane Slater, CBS 11 Sports)

Brown Back In NYC As SMU Advances In NIT

Clemson (23-13) meets SMU (26-9) in Tuesday’s first game, with Florida State (22-13) facing Minnesota (23-13) in the second. All the semifinalists won third-round games at home, with Minnesota’s eight-point win over Southern Mississippi the widest margin.

03/31/2014

The SMU Mustangs stand at attention during the National Anthem against the Houston Cougars during the quarterfinal round of the American Athletic Conference Tournament at FedExForum on March 13, 2014 in Memphis, Tennessee. (credit: Joe Murphy/Getty Images)

SMU Wins & Advances To NIT Semifinals

Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown is headed back to Madison Square Garden, this time taking his SMU Mustangs to the NIT semifinals after beating California 67-65.

03/27/2014

Head coach Larry Brown (credit: Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

SMU Wallops LSU To Advance In The NIT

SMU relied on one of the nation’s stingiest defenses to have the program’s best season since 1987-88. That defense got a boost from the Mustangs’ hot-shooting offense in the second half of an 80-67 victory against LSU.

03/25/2014

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