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Five-star big man Myles Turner set to decide

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After a long recruiting process, consensus 5-star Euless Trinity big man Myles Turner will decide where he will attend school today at 3 p.m. on ESPN at Trinity High School. Turner will choose from a list of Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma State, SMU, Duke, Ohio State... More »

PONY DOWN: Mustangs fall short in NIT championship

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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 Minne... More »

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Empire ‘Stang of Mind: SMU advances to NIT championship

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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 that... More »

SMU to take on Clemson in NIT Semifinals in NYC

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The SMU men’s basketball team gave Shawn Williams and Nick Russell three memorable final games at Moody Coliseum, beating Cal-Irvine, LSU and Cal-Berkeley to advance in the National Invitation Tournament. The team’s next stage, Madison Square Garden, considere... More »

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SMU rallies with big second half, swamps LSU 80-67

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To learn more about each photo, click on the slideshow. You will be directed to an external page. Call them the comeback kids. SMU’s men’s basketball team was down by five at the half, but a strong start to the second half and a raucous crowd at Moody Coliseum... More »

SMU welcomes LSU for 2nd round NIT matchup

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The SMU Mustangs rebounded from the tough news of not making the NCAA Tournament with a win over UC-Irvine Wednesday in the first round of the NIT at Moody Coliseum. The Mustangs’ next challenge is LSU, who comes into Moody Coliseum for tonight’s matchup, afte... More »

Men’s basketball rebounds from rough first half

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  Just days after being snubbed from the NCAA Tournament, the SMU men’s basketball team hosted the UC Irvine Anteaters as the No. 1 seed in the National Invitational Tournament Wednesday night in Moody Coliseum. What many fans and experts were interested in se... More »

March Sadness: Mustangs denied spot in NCAA tournament

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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 Danc... More »

Men’s basketball set to take on UCF

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After earning the team’s biggest win of the season Sunday against The University of Connecticut, SMU will return to action Saturday in Moody Coliseum to play Central Florida at 3 p.m. UCF is coming off their second win in 13 games, but they do have Isaiah Syke... More »

Mustangs look to get back on track against Houston

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SMU is coming off an ugly 71-64 loss to Temple on the road that knocked the Mustangs out of the Top 25 after just a week in the rankings. On the bright side, the team will look to rebound in front of a sold-out Moody Coliseum Wednesday at 7 p.m. against Housto... More »