Stories tagged: SMU
Mon., July 11, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Sports digest: Middle Tennessee coach Davis gets raise, 8-year extension
Middle Tennessee coach Kermit Davis has agreed to an eight-year contract extension that includes a raise after leading the Blue Raiders to an NCAA Tournament upset of Michigan State this …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 4:14 p.m.
Larry Brown resigns after four seasons as SMU’s coach
Larry Brown is leaving SMU after turning down a contract extension, ending a four-year run during which the Mustangs made the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1993 and …
Fri., April 22, 2016, 6:11 p.m.
Eric Dickerson claims SMU’s penalties keep him out of college hall
Eric Dickerson, who is still not in the College Football Hall of Fame, believes SMU’s so-called death penalty is the reason for his exclusion and that of other Mustangs.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
Gonzaga has chance for statement win against No. 16 SMU
Gonzaga players are starting to sound like Gonzaga coaches.
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015
NCAA penalizes SMU men’s basketball, coach Larry Brown
The NCAA banned the SMU men’s basketball team from postseason play Tuesday and suspended veteran coach Larry Brown for nine games after concluding that he lied to investigators, ignored academic …
Tue., Nov. 18, 2014
Gonzaga roughs up No. 22 SMU
Gonzaga dismantled another opponent, and this outcome will raise some eyebrows across the college basketball landscape. The Bulldogs roughed up No. 22 SMU 72-56 before a full house of 6,000 …
Tue., Nov. 18, 2014
Blanchette: Deep Zags raise expectations
Pro tip for the Kennel Club: Kids, when there’s a 74-year-old Naismith Hall of Famer on the visiting bench, the proper etiquette is, “Sit down, Mr. Brown!”
Mon., Nov. 17, 2014, 11:17 p.m.
Blanchette: Zags shine in coming-out party
Pro tip for the Kennel Club: Kids, when there’s a 74-year-old Naismith Hall of Famer on the visiting bench, the proper etiquette is, “Sit down, Mr. Brown!” And that will …
Mon., Nov. 17, 2014, 10:02 p.m.
Gonzaga cruises past SMU
No. 13 Gonzaga continues to live up to expectations in the early portion of the college basketball season, defeating visiting No. 22 SMU 72-56 on Monday night.
Mon., Nov. 17, 2014
No. 13 Zags take on No. 22 SMU
It didn’t take long for the arrival of one of the biggest games on Gonzaga’s nonconference schedule. No. 22 SMU, one of two Gonzaga opponents ranked in the preseason Top …
Sun., Nov. 16, 2014, 5:58 p.m.
Zags host to Larry Brown’s tough SMU squad
It didn’t take long for the arrival of one of the biggest games on Gonzaga’s nonconference schedule.
Tue., Sept. 9, 2014
Jones surprisingly resigns at SMU
SMU football coach June Jones resigned Monday two games into his seventh season at the school, citing “some personal reasons.” The resignation, effective immediately, came after the Mustangs scored only …
Mon., Sept. 1, 2014
Petty, Baylor rip SMU 45-0
WACO, Texas – Bryce Petty and No. 10 Baylor had a nice housewarming party at their new riverfront campus stadium Sunday night, even though the quarterback was clearly not feeling …
Tue., April 1, 2014
Seminoles on verge
The Florida State Seminoles have never won a national postseason tournament. The program has played in nine consecutive tournaments, including four straight NCAA appearances and five in the NIT, but …
Sun., Dec. 23, 2012
Brown ignites SMU program
Larry Brown has coached more basketball games – 2,587 and counting – than John Wooden and Phil Jackson combined. He’s coached Allen Iverson, David Robinson and Reggie Miller and mentored …
Tue., April 24, 2012
Brown takes on SMU challenge
Basketball: Larry Brown has returned to coaching. The 71-year-old Hall of Famer was formally introduced Monday as the new coach at SMU, returning to college for the first time in …
Sun., Jan. 8, 2012
SMU defeats Pitt to win Compass Bowl
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – SMU has not lost this season when it scores first or puts up at least 21 points. The Mustangs were quick to check off both benchmarks to …
Sat., Sept. 18, 2010, 8:27 p.m.
WSU loses at SMU 35-21
Kyle Padron threw for 280 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another to lead Southern Methodist to a 35-21 win over Washington State on Saturday.
Thu., Sept. 16, 2010
Two WSU standouts made way from Texas to Palouse
PULLMAN – Four years ago Chima Nwachukwu and Hallston Higgins both made the decision to leave Texas – Nwachukwu from Allen, near Dallas; Higgins from Magnolia, near Houston – and …