Southern Methodist Rumors & News

  • SMU ends TCU's unbeaten start

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Semi Ojeleye scored 23 points, and SMU handed local rival TCU its first loss of the season 74-59 Wednesday at Moody Coliseum in Dallas. Ojeleye also grabbed seven rebounds and hit a deep 3-pointer to put away the Horned Frogs, who had won their first eight games under new..." December 07

  • Trojans beat Mustangs to stay unbeaten

    The Sports Xchange "Bennie Boatwright scored 17 points to help USC remain unbeaten with a 78-73 victory over visiting Southern Methodist on Friday night at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. De'Anthony Melton came off the bench to post 15 points, six rebounds and five assists for USC (5-0), which matched its best..." November 25

  • SMU tops Pitt to advance to 2K Classic title game

    The Sports Xchange "Semi Ojeleye scored 24 to lead SMU past Pittsburgh 76-67 Thursday night in the semifinals of the 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Mustangs (3-0) will face either Marquette or Michigan in the championship game Friday. Ojeleye had 20..." November 17

  • Three-star forward Everett Ray commits to SMU

    Today's U "High school power forward Everett Ray announced via Twitter on Thursday that he plans to attend SMU next year Ray, who is from Addison, Texas, will be staying close to home. Last month, he had reportedly narrowed his choices to six schools including SMU, Texas Christian, Stephen F. Austin,..." September 22

  • Hall of Famer Larry Brown is considering becoming a high school basketball coach

    CBS Sports "Naismith Memorial Hall of Famer Larry Brown spoke with the athletic director at East Hampton High in New York on Tuesday morning and will soon meet with him in person to discuss the possibility of coaching the school's varsity basketball team, Newsday reported Tuesday afternoon. Brown, who..." September 20

  • SMU lands commitment from first basketball recruit in Tim Jankovich era

    Dallas Morning News "Even without Hall of Famer Larry Brown, SMU basketball is still making an impact on the recruiting trail. On Tuesday, the Mustangs landed a verbal commitment from three-star Tulsa Central (OK) point guard Elijah Landrum. He announced his pledge via Twitter. Landrum committed to SMU over..." September 17

  • Larry Brown resigns as SMU coach

    ESPN "SMU coach Larry Brown is resigning as coach, he told ESPN's Andy Katz on Friday. Asked by Katz why he is resigning, Brown did not offer details, saying he first wanted to discuss his decision with his players and their parents." July 08

  • SMU basketball loses commitment from power-forward recruit Ted Kapita

    Sports Day "It looks like SMU just lost one of its Class of 2016 verbal commitments. CBS' Jon Rothstein is reporting that four-star power forward Ted Kapita was seen on NC State's campus for a visit Friday." June 17