Category Archives: Sports

New SMU safety policy restricts items allowed into Ford Stadium

As faculty, staff members and students prepare for the 2015 Mustang football season, SMU is sharing information about a new safety policy that will restrict items that may be carried into Ford Stadium. The only bags permitted will be those made of clear plastic, vinyl or PVC … Continue reading

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SMU shares parking, relocation info for 2015 football home games

In anticipation of a capacity crowd for SMU Football’s home opener against Baylor, the University is asking students, faculty, and staff members to temporarily give up their parking spaces near Ford Stadium to accommodate visitors on game day and the evening before. Several … Continue reading

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Sports: Mustang Fan Fair scheduled for April 18, 2015

Men’s Basketball: Nic Moore has been named to the Associated Press All-American Honorable Mention list. Moore, The American Athletic Conference Player of the Year led the Mustangs in scoring (14.5) assists (5.1) and steals (1.3) as SMU captured its first regular season conference championship in … Continue reading

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Sports Highlights: March 23, 2015

Men’s Basketball: In SMU’s first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1993, the Mustangs were edged out by the UCLA Bruins, 60-59, in the final seconds of the Thursday, March 19, game. After a rough start to the second half, SMU clawed its way back … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: March 18, 2015

Examining Race: Presented by SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts and Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, American Book Award winner Jeff Chang will give a lecture on his latest work, Who We Be: The Colorization of America, on  Wednesday, March 18, … Continue reading

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SMU to face UCLA in NCAA Tournament on March 19, 2015

The XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut, hosted a heavyweight title fight between the SMU Mustangs and the Connecticut Huskies on Sunday, March 15. Jumping in front of UConn early, SMU dominated the defending NCAA champions 62-54 to win the American Athletic … Continue reading

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Sports: Women’s track and field finishes 3rd at 2015 AAC Indoor Championship

Men’s Basketball: The Mustangs’ five-game winning streak came to an end on Sunday, March 1, after UConn upset SMU 81-73. The Mustangs return to Moody Coliseum for their regular-season finale against Tulsa at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8. Women’s Basketball: The Mustangs play their final game … Continue reading

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Sports: Mustang swimming and diving teams head for AAC Championships Feb. 18-21, 2015

Men’s Basketball: The Mustangs defeated the defending national champion UConn Huskies 73-55 on Saturday, Feb. 14 before a crowd of 7,395, the largest in the history of Moody Coliseum. Markus Kennedy and Yanick Moreira scored 13 points apiece, in addition to several … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Feb. 12, 2015

“The Search for Humanity:” As part of SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts Friday Morning Lecture Series, Dr. Luis Martin, Professor Emeritus of History, will present a lecture entitled “The Search for Humanity” on Friday, Feb. 13 at 10:30 a.m. in the … Continue reading

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Sports: Highlights, Feb. 9, 2015

Men’s Basketball: With a final score of 68-57, No. 23 SMU gave Tulsa its first American Conference loss in 22 games on Saturday, Feb. 7. Leading a 15-0 second-half run, Nic Moore scored 23 points and Cannen Cunningham scored a season-high 16. The Mustangs … Continue reading

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