SMU named Chad Morris, who served as offensive coordinator at Clemson University and was also a Texas high school football coach, as the new Mustang Head Football Coach in December. During his four seasons at Clemson, Morris helped the Tigers achieve a 41-11 record and earn the 2011 ACC Championship and four bowl berths, including two BCS Orange Bowl appearances. Previously Morris served as a head coach at various Texas high schools for 16 years. (L–R) SMU President R. Gerald Turner, Chad Morris and SMU Athletic Director Rick Hart.

SMU named Chad Morris, who served as offensive coordinator at Clemson University and was also a Texas high school football coach, as the new Mustang Head Football Coach in December. During his four seasons at Clemson, Morris helped the Tigers achieve a 41-11 record and earn the 2011 ACC Championship and four bowl berths, including two BCS Orange Bowl appearances. Previously Morris served as a head coach at various Texas high schools for 16 years. (L–R) SMU President R. Gerald Turner, Chad Morris and SMU Athletic Director Rick Hart.