Hot Links: An Iron Skillet and a Mustang Olympian

SMU kicker Thomas MorsteadSMU meets TCU in the State Farm DFW Duel – Battle for the Iron Skillet at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22 in TCU’s Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth. The football game will be broadcast nationally on CSTV as well as online. Read more from Coach Phil Bennett‘s TCU Week press conference.

Junior kicker Thomas Morstead (left) has been named to the watch list for the 2007 Ray Guy Award, which identifies the nation’s top collegiate punter, as announced by the Greater Augusta Sports Council Sept. 18. With a 47.3-yard average in 2007, Morstead ranks second in the nation and first in Conference USA. Read more.

Former Mustang swimmer Laura Reback Bennett (’97) has qualified for the first spot on the U.S. Olympic triathlon team and is scheduled to compete at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing. Read more from SMU Athletics and USA Triathlon.