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Mays earns second team MVP award

Mays earns second team MVP award

April 15, 2014 at 10:39 pm 0 comments

Mays helped bring the team to an 18-14 record, 8-10 in the conference and advance to the second round of the WNIT. In addition, Mays was named to the first-team All-American Athletic Conference while being a finalist for the All-American team. Mays broke Head Coach Rhonda Rompola’s record for scoring […]

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Men’s tennis ends on a low note

Men’s tennis ends on a low note

April 15, 2014 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

The SMU men’s tennis team wrapped up their regular season Sunday in Frisco, Texas. The team lost to Rice to end the season with a 10-12 record while Rice finished with a 9-12 record. After a rain delay of three hours, the Mustangs finally began competition with Rice. However, the […]

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Digging Dirk Nowitzki’s illustrious career with the Mavericks

Digging Dirk Nowitzki’s illustrious career with the Mavericks

April 10, 2014 at 9:28 pm 0 comments

As the playoffs loom closer for the Dallas Mavericks, the buzz around town should remain on the team’s remaining three opponents, including the two teams competing for the final seed in the West. The 2013-14 Mavericks will not win any title this season if we’re being honest with ourselves. What […]

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Hunt ended his career with 17 blocked kicks, the most in NCAA history. (Courtesy of rattleandhumsports.com)

Counting down the 25 greatest Mustangs

April 8, 2014 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

Last year, around this time, theSports Desk gave you a list of the top 10 Professional athletes in the Dallas/Fort worth area. Our countdown was a large success with our readers that we decided to bring you another list. Only this time, we will stay on the Hilltop and count […]

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PONY DOWN: Mustangs fall short in NIT championship

PONY DOWN: Mustangs fall short in NIT championship

April 4, 2014 at 12:28 am 0 comments

NEW YORK – The comeback kids just couldn’t get it done for a fifth straight win and the NIT Championship. The SMU men’s basketball team fell 65-63 to Minnesota in New York City last night.   The team’s bid for SMU’s first NIT championship fell short with Minnesota playing a […]

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Rangers win opening series,  2-1

Rangers win opening series, 2-1

April 3, 2014 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

The Rangers opened their much-anticipated season with a three-game series against the Phillies at home. The first game of the season was a slugfest, but Texas wasn’t able to trump the Phillies. The next two games were lower scoring, but ended up much better for the Rangers. Might as Well […]

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SMU’s lesser-known team

SMU’s lesser-known team

April 3, 2014 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

By Josh Yonis Southern Methodist University sports fans go through the major ups and downs of the school’s top sports, but pay no attention to the team who continually wins. The SMU club lacrosse team dominates teams in front of disappointing crowds and captain Cole Sisto calls for students to […]

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Tiger Woods missing Masters

Tiger Woods missing Masters

April 3, 2014 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

Tiger Woods will not participate in the Masters Tournament due to having back surgery. After undergoing a procedure earlier this week, Woods announced his withdrawal from the tournament Tuesday, stating that he had surgery on his back for a pinched nerve. Although the procedure, performed by neurosurgeon Dr. Charles Rich, […]

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SMU senior Chloe Carabasi was the high scorer on the women's polo team at finals.

Men’s and women’s polo teams advance to Collegiate Polo’s Final Four

April 2, 2014 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

Both SMU women’s and men’s polo teams won their respective divisions at the 2014 USPA Regional Polo Championships March 23, advancing them to Collegiate Polo’s Final Four, the National Collegiate Polo Championship for the top four polo teams in the country, that will be held on April 9-12 at the ERG arena in Brookshire, Texas.

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SMU's Nic Moore (11) shoots over Clemson's Landry Nnoko (35) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the NIT Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Empire ‘Stang of Mind: SMU advances to NIT championship

April 2, 2014 at 12:08 am 0 comments

NEW YORK – SMU will live to play one more game after the team rallied from down 12 at the half to beat the Clemson Tigers 65-59 in Madison Square Garden in New York City Tuesday night. “They executed great and we didn’t have much to say at halftime except […]

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