Courtney Williams scored 21 points, Jordan Jones had 16 and Aggies beat SMU 70-62 on Tuesday night.
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.
Chad Morris gave a nod to Hall of Famer Larry Brown, the SMU basketball coach who had a front-row seat for the introduction of the football program’s new leader.
Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris will be SMU’s new football coach, a person familiar with the school’s decision told The Associated Press on Sunday.
Nic Moore scored 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting, with seven steals and six assists, to lead SMU over Texas Southern 72-59 on Wednesday.
Playing as a ranked team for the first time in seven years, No. 25 Arkansas established itself quickly against SMU.
The search is on for a Dallas college student. Police have issued a campus alert at SMU for a 21-year-old man after his fraternity president reported him missing.
Kevin Pangos made five 3-pointers and scored 17 points to lead Gonzaga past the Mustangs 72-56 on Monday night.
One Oklahoma’s top prep players is among three guards who have signed national letters of intent with SMU and coach Larry Brown.
In the second American Athletic Conference game for both teams, one will break a losing streak. SMU will look to build on its 45-24 loss at East Carolina.
Texas A&M junior Jalen Jones is eligible for the start of the upcoming season after transferring to the school from SMU. The NCAA announced the ruling on Tuesday.
East Carolina earned the program’s first national ranking in six years by beating two power-conference opponents, the last win coming with a record-setting offensive showing.