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Former SMU defensive end Justin Rogers (’07) has made the Dallas Cowboys’ 2007 roster. Rogers spent the summer training with the New England Patriots. Read more.

In addition, the 1982 national championship team will be honored in a halftime ceremony at the SMU-UNT game in Ford Stadium Sept. 8. Among those expected to attend are running back Eric Dickerson and quarterback Lance McIlhenny. Read more.

Mustang volleyball players Stefanie Kons and Natalie Peters were named Conference USA Players of the Week Sept. 4. The team has enjoyed the strongest start in its history, winning five of its first six games of the 2007-08 season and currently ranked No. 8 nationally in the RKPI rankings, which simulates the ranking system used by the NCAA to choose teams for the national tournament. Read more.

The men’s basketball team has announced its 2007-08 schedule, which includes a team-record 18 home games in Moody Coliseum. The season opens Nov. 10-11 with the SMU Tip-Off Classic. Meanwhile, the 1972 Southwest Conference championship team will be honored in a ceremony at the SMU-UNT football game in Ford Stadium Sept. 8. Read more.