DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Shane Buechele threw three touchdowns, Xavier Jones ran for three scores and SMU was never threatened in its 49-27 home-opening win over North Texas on Saturday.

The Mustangs scored three touchdowns in the first quarter when Buechele threw a 5-yarder to Reggie Roberson Jr., Jones had a 24-yard run and Ke’Mon Freeman added a 2-yard touchdown run.

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Jones carried the ball 16 times and gained 127 yards and the Mustangs overall ran for 211 yards. James Proche had 115 yards receiving on seven receptions for a score, and Roberson had 94 yards receiving on six receptions and two touchdowns. Buechele was 21 of 31 for 292 yards and completed passes to eight different receivers.

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Tre Siggers led North Texas with 164 yards rushing on 18 carries and the Mean Green also amassed 211 yards on the ground.

The Mustangs now have a 2-0 record, meanwhile North Texas is 1-1.

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