“We weren’t prepared the way they were, didn’t handle the press, didn’t handle their intensity at all,” coach Larry Brown said after SMU’s 84-71 loss to Louisville on Wednesday night.
The Cardinals, who beat the Mustangs earlier this season, are tied with No. 15 Cincinnati atop the league standings, while SMU is a game back in third place.
Former NFL veteran and UCLA running backs coach Steve Broussard has been hired for the same position at SMU.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban isn’t a fan of the current state of college basketball. Current SMU and Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown is.
Breanna Stewart keyed a late first-half run and finished with 23 points, Bria Hartley scored 25 points, and Connecticut grabbed an 81-48 victory against SMU on Tuesday night.
Nick Russell and Nic Moore each scored 15 points to lead the Mustangs to a 64-55 win Sunday over No. 21 UConn and a sweep of their season series with the Huskies.
The seeds of SMU’s 68-64 victory over Houston on Wednesday night were sown hours after the Mustangs suffered an upset loss at Temple on Sunday afternoon.
Just a week after entering the AP Top 25 for the first time since 1985, SMU men’s basketball is back where it began — on the outside looking in.
Nic Moore scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half and No. 23 SMU won as a ranked team for the first time in 29 years, beating Rutgers 77-65 Friday night.
Due to hazardous weather conditions, a pair of men’s basketball games Thursday night featuring Top 25 teams were postponed, including No. 23 SMU at Rutgers.
SMU basketball and Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown experienced a first on Saturday, despite having been around the game since 1960.
The SMU men’s basketball team knocked off a top-10 opponent on Saturday for the first time since 1987. Now, they’ve accomplished something that has happened in nearly 30 years.