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  1. Report: SMU to be without top returning big for fall semester

    Nov 12, 2014, 8:56 PM EST

    Markus Kennedy

    Markus Kennedy averaged 12.4 points and 7.1 rebounds per game in his first season at SMU.

  2. Nic Moore tries to get SMU on the right track after months of misfortune

    Nov 6, 2014, 3:00 PM EST

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    Nic Moore has high expectations on the season for SMU.

  3. Roy Williams receives standing ovation during first return trip to Kansas

    Oct 27, 2014, 11:45 PM EST

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    Roy Williams finally returned to Kansas and received a warm ovation on Monday night.

  4. Larry Brown talks about Ben Emelogu’s wavier to play this season (VIDEO)

    Oct 24, 2014, 6:45 PM EST

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    The former Virginia Tech Hokie will be a big boost to SMU’s perimeter.

  5. Three-star guard commits to SMU, reclassifies to 2016

    Oct 22, 2014, 4:25 PM EST

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    Given SMU’s depth on the perimeter, LaGerald Vick’s decision to move back in classes will help both parties in the future.

  6. Report: SMU big man has work to do to be eligible for season

    Oct 20, 2014, 8:00 PM EST

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    SMU could be in trouble if a second-team all-league pick is ruled ineligible.

  7. Top 25 Countdown: No. 16 SMU Mustangs

    Oct 17, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

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    The Mustangs will be good, but one question will always be hanging over their head.

  8. Four-star combo guard verbally commits to SMU

    Oct 15, 2014, 4:55 PM EST

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    Larry Brown’s added another perimeter piece, as Shake Milton picked the Mustangs over Indiana and Oklahoma.

  9. SMU lands commitment from three-star Texas guard

    Oct 8, 2014, 12:48 PM EST

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    Larry Brown now has two players committed in the 2015 class.

  10. SMU has sold out Moody Coliseum for the 2014-15 season

    Sep 2, 2014, 10:00 PM EST

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    SMU is quickly building a big home-court advantage.

  11. SMU head coach Larry Brown says NCAA is ‘full of bologna’

    Aug 3, 2014, 10:09 AM EST

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    Larry Brown also discussed the loss of Emmanuel Mudiay.

  12. Report: Lakers might talk to Larry Brown about coaching vacancy

    Jun 3, 2014, 4:36 PM EST

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    Could Larry Brown be on the move, again?

  13. Report: SMU and Michigan to play home-and-home series

    May 12, 2014, 5:31 PM EST

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    Michigan and SMU will play a home-and-home series beginning in 2014.

  14. How did SMU hire Larry Brown? By almost quadrupling basketball coach’s pay

    Apr 27, 2014, 11:00 AM EST

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    Larry Brown turning around SMU basketball was result of the university committing to the program financially.

  15. Emmanuel Mudiay hopes to push SMU into next year’s NCAA Tournament

    Apr 2, 2014, 5:15 PM EST

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    McDonald’s All-American guard Emmanuel Mudiay is hoping to stay home in Dallas and take the SMU Mustangs to the next level.

  16. Gregg Marshall, Billy Donovan among finalists for Naismith Coach of the Year award

    Mar 20, 2014, 6:31 PM EST

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    The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the five finalists for the Naismith Coach of the Year award Thursday, and four of the five remaining candidates have teams in the NCAA tournament.

  17. Turnovers prove costly for No. 18 SMU in loss to No. 11 Louisville

    Mar 5, 2014, 10:10 PM EST

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    No. 18 SMU entered Wednesday’s game against No. 11 Louisville with an outside shot of winning the American Athletic Conference regular season title, which would have been a monumental achievement for Larry Brown’s program. But the Mustangs dropped an 84-71 decision to the Cardinals, and while Russ Smith’s 26-point night will get most of the…

  18. Larry Brown disagrees with Mark Cuban’s stance on NCAA/D-League debate

    Mar 5, 2014, 7:01 PM EST

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    Last week Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban voiced his opinions on college basketball and the D-League, stating that the best young prospects would be better-served to play in the D-League instead of going to college. Cuban opined that players would make greater strides in regards to skill development playing in the NBA’s developmental league instead…

  19. SMU picks up much-needed quality road win at No. 21 UConn

    Feb 23, 2014, 4:38 PM EST

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    Larry Brown’s SMU Mustangs have been much-improved this season, entering Sunday’s game at No. 21 UConn with 21 wins and a 10-4 record in American Athletic Conference play. Among those results are home victories over the Huskies, No. 11 Cincinnati and No. 22 Memphis, but something was missing from their resume: a quality win away…

  20. Bright future evident after SMU’s blowout win over No. 7 Cincinnati

    Feb 8, 2014, 10:23 PM EST

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    Nick Russell finished with 15 points and Nic Moore chipped in with 14 as SMU picked up their biggest win in the Larry Brown era on Saturday night, smacking around No. 7 Cincinnati in Moody Coliseum and eventually winning 76-55. The Mustangs held Cincinnati to 35.4% and 4-for-22 from three, which isn’t exactly a shock…

  21. Report: SMU freshman Keith Frazier had at least one failing grade changed in HS

    Jan 27, 2014, 9:15 AM EST

    South Florida v SMU

    SMU’s McDonald’s All-American freshman Keith Frazier was a huge recruiting coup for head coach Larry Brown, but according to a report from WFAA, an ABC affiliate in Dallas, there’s a possibility that Frazier should not have been allowed to graduate from high school. Frazier was reportedly failing or behind in three classes at the end…

  22. SMU beats Houston, surpasses last season’s win total

    Jan 26, 2014, 5:58 PM EST

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    In his first season at the helm at SMU, Larry Brown led the Mustangs to a 15-win season despite the fact that two talented transfers in point guard Nic Moore and power forward Markus Kennedy were unable to play in games. Now that those two are available SMU’s become a better basketball team, and on…

  23. Partially torn MCL in left knee sidelines SMU forward Yanick Moreira

    Jan 10, 2014, 12:52 PM EST

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    Six days ago Larry Brown’s SMU Mustangs won their first game at the new Moody Coliseum, beating UConn 74-65 with Nic Moore accounting for 20 points and six assists to lead the way. Moore, a transfer from Illinois State, is just one of the impact newcomers on the roster, with another being junior college transfer…

  24. Larry Brown modeling SMU’s rebuild after John Thompson’s days at Georgetown

    Jan 6, 2014, 7:15 PM EST

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    One of the better stories during the early part of the college basketball season has been the resurgence of SMU behind legendary 73-year-old head coach Larry Brown. Many scoffed at the notion that Brown — who hadn’t coached in the college game for more than two decades — could turn around a program that had…