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Preston feeling refreshed after missing the 2013 season, ready to compete

Preston feeling refreshed after missing the 2013 season, ready to compete

March 18, 2014 at 11:07 pm 0 comments

SMU quarterback Conner Preston wasn’t able to suit up in 2013 for the Mustangs because of a circulatory problem in his shoulder. After sitting out a year, not only is he ready to return, but being away from the game has made him cherish each practice, rep and game that […]

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SMU forward Ben Moore (34) passes past Houston forward Danrad Knowles, left, in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament Thursday, March 13, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Houston won 68-64. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Men’s basketball still has something to prove

March 18, 2014 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

  After being left out of the NCAA tournament by the selection committee this past weekend, SMU is out to prove a point in the 2014 National Invitational Tournament. The Mustangs, a No. 1 seed in this year’s NIT, will take on the Big West regular season conference champions, the […]

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Commentary: Thanks for the memories, D-Ware

Commentary: Thanks for the memories, D-Ware

March 18, 2014 at 10:54 pm 0 comments

From the moment Demarcus Ware set foot on Texas Stadium’s turf in 2005, I knew he was going to be a freak. Not a freak like Jerry Jones picked him up off a circus carriage or something, but a physical specimen that might come along once every generation, never to […]

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Men’s tennis knocks off Portland 6-0

Men’s tennis knocks off Portland 6-0

March 18, 2014 at 11:40 am 0 comments

SMU remains undefeated at home this spring, as to defeated the Portland Pilots 6-0 at the Four Seasons at Las Colinas on Sunday. The Mustangs are now 9-7 overall, but 6-0 at home and have yet to lose the doubles point in any match in Dallas. Gusty winds and cold […]

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March Sadness: Mustangs denied spot in NCAA tournament

March Sadness: Mustangs denied spot in NCAA tournament

March 16, 2014 at 7:46 pm 0 comments

With Moody Coliseum’s lower bowl half-filled, the band and cheerleaders performing and the CBS Sports Selection Sunday Show on Moody’s video board, the team, coaches and SMU fans looked on as the hosts rattled off the names of the teams heading to the Big Dance. As they made their way […]

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SMU Rowing opens season, brooms in hand

SMU Rowing opens season, brooms in hand

March 16, 2014 at 6:20 pm 0 comments

It’s hard to open the spring season any better than the Lady Mustangs did at White Rock Lake on Friday and Saturday. Not only did SMU win its first two events of the season, but it did so in impressive fashion- sweeping Creighton and Canisus. “I thought they did great,” […]

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Men’s basketball loses in AAC Tournament opener

Men’s basketball loses in AAC Tournament opener

March 13, 2014 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

As Charles Dickens wrote in A Tale of Two Cities, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity…” For SMU, who lost […]

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Men’s basketball: The key to SMU’s success according to Evan Kavanagh

Men’s basketball: The key to SMU’s success according to Evan Kavanagh

March 6, 2014 at 9:26 pm 0 comments

The SMU men’s basketball team has been the cause for much excitement for mustang nation. Under the leadership of recently appointed head coach Larry Brown, the men’s basketball team is 15-1 at home and 23-7 in the American Athletic Conference. So with the 2013-2014 season marking the first time SMU […]

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Russell, Williams ready for emotional senior night

Russell, Williams ready for emotional senior night

March 6, 2014 at 10:20 am 0 comments

The SMU men’s basketball team will try to continue its recent hot streak and send out its seniors on top when it welcomes conference rival and defending champion Louisville tonight. It will be the first time a ranked SMU team hosts another ranked team at Moody Coliseum since February 1985 […]

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Smith, Cardinals too much for men’s basketball; SMU loses 84-71

Smith, Cardinals too much for men’s basketball; SMU loses 84-71

March 5, 2014 at 8:26 pm 0 comments

When facing an opponent like No. 11 Louisville, a team needs to come out aggressive from the beginning. They have to play at a higher intensity than the Cardinals, and they have to sustain for 40 minutes. On Wednesday night, No. 18 SMU, came out aggressive early on. They played […]

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