Southern Methodist University
In a still tight job market, Southern Methodist University senior and real estate major Michael Sizemore has a problem to be envied.
Thousands flocked to the opening celebration Saturday of West Dallas’s new link with downtown, the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge.
Neil Watson scored 18 points, Maurice Bolden added 11 and Southern Mississippi beat Southern Methodist 67-60 on Wednesday night.
During a stretch of the second half, SMU (10-9, 2-3) connected on only 2 of 18 shots to help Memphis build a double-digit lead.
U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-Surfside) and his libertarian views have attracted a growing loyal following nationwide. Among the 76-year-old Paul’s number of supporters since four years ago: College students, who are far younger than the politician.
Craig James is now officially a candidates for Senate. “I’m doing this because it’s what you need. It’s what I need. It’s what we all need,” said the sports announcer and former pro football player.
Southern Methodist had 44 points come from bench players as the Mustangs dismantled undermanned, overmatched Dallas Christian 77-41 Thursday in Dallas.
Cannen Cunningham hit two key free throws down the stretch and scored a career-high 18 points to help SMU defeat Georgia Southern 55-49 on Sunday.
Ryan Manuel’s steal and layup with 21 seconds left capped a comeback from a 17-point second-half deficit, and SMU beat Florida Gulf Coast 65-64 on Saturday in an NIT Season Tip-Off game.
J.J. McDermott threw for three touchdowns and Zach Line rushed for three scores to lead SMU to a 45-24 victory against Tulane on Saturday.
Former President George W. Bush is hosting a golf tournament in Irving this week for U.S. military members wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan. The two-day tournament begins Monday at the Las Colinas Country Club.
At first officials in Italy thought a Southern Methodist University grad had been kidnapped, but after finding the 23-year-old dead they now believe she was the victim of a hit and run.