A loss to UConn was not the statement No. 21 SMU was hoping to make on Sunday in front of a national TV audience.
Nic Moore scored 18 points, Ryan Manuel hit two critical 3-pointers and SMU rallied from 10 points down in the second half to beat Temple 67-58 Thursday night.
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.
Markus Kennedy scored 17 points, Nic Moore had 15 and the 25th-ranked Mustangs held off Houston 75-69 Thursday night.
Courtney Williams had 21 points and nine rebounds, and the Bulls beat SMU by a score of 72-51 on Tuesday night, in South Florida’s first game in program history as a ranked team.
Jermaine Sanders scored 15 points, including one of two huge 3-pointers for Cincinnati as it started to pull away late in a 62-54 win Thursday night over a Mustangs team playing its first game since getting back into the Top 25.
New SMU coach Chad Morris grew up just outside Dallas, and cannot help but be distracted by the Cowboys. But he doesn’t watch football like most fans. He dissects the game.
SMU’s Nic Moore leads the basketball team to victory over East Carolina
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.
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis hit a record-breaking shot from the top of the 3-point circle just 3:18 into the game. That started a 21-0 run, and the second-ranked Huskies beat SMU 86-29.
Less than a week after being named defensive line coach at SMU, Bill Young has been named defensive coordinator at the University of Tulsa.
Markus Kennedy scored 21 points on 10-of-13 shooting to lead Southern Methodist to a 73-59 victory over Memphis on Thursday night.