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  1. Understated new floor the canvas of a resurgence at SMU? (VIDEO)

    Sep 13, 2013, 2:15 PM EDT

    SMU Athletics

    Many programs across the country have unveiled new courts this offseason, with the designs ranging from simple to in some cases outrageous. SMU has joined the ranks, unveiling a new court that coincides with the renovation of Moody Coliseum that greatly improves the home of SMU basketball. The court is simple to say the least,…

  2. Five-star center Myles Turner reconsidering SMU after Emmanuel Mudiay’s commitment

    Aug 26, 2013, 9:30 PM EDT

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    Larry Brown and SMU may be on the verge of an incredible Class of 2014. On Saturday, at halftime of the Elite 24 in Brooklyn, Prime Prep Academy (Texas) point guard Emmanuel Mudiay picked the Mustangs over Kentucky. Two days later, Trinity High (Texas) center Myles Turner, ranked No. 6 overall by Rivals, decided he…

  3. Tyus Jones, Isaiah Whitehead lead Coney Island in Elite 24

    Aug 25, 2013, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Tyus Jones and Brooklyn’s own Isaiah Whitehead earned Co-MVP honors for the winning team at the 2013 Under Armour Elite 24 at Brooklyn Bridge Park on Saturday night Jones and Whitehead led Team Coney Island to a closer than expected 114-109 win over Team Bed-Stuy. Stanley Johnson and Emmanuel Mudiay — who announced that he…

  4. Sterling Brown commits to SMU

    Oct 15, 2012, 6:45 PM EDT

    NCAA Final Four Kansas Basketball

    Larry Brown, whether he’s at SMU for the rest of his coaching career or not, is starting to bring in an impressive recruiting haul. The Mustangs got a commitment from guard Sterling Brown on Monday, according to Brown, a consensus Top-100 shooting guard in the class of 2013, committed to SMU over offers from…

  5. Larry Brown, SMU offer Brewster Academy duo

    Sep 21, 2012, 4:29 PM EDT

    Larry Brown

    SMU head coach Larry Brown was on the Brewster Academy campus on Wednesday and by Friday afternoon, he had offered two Brewster players. On Friday, according to a tweet from Adam Zagoria, SMU had offered 2014 power forward Chris McCullough. The Mustangs had offered post-grad guard Ron Patterson earlier in the week and Brown was…

  6. Sept. 14 is Larry Brown’s birthday, SMU coach celebrates 72nd

    Sep 14, 2012, 12:34 PM EDT

    Larry Brown

    This fall, Larry Brown will coach his first game as a college basketball head coach since Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States. That year, he won a national championship with Kansas before moving to the professional ranks. Now Brown, who turns 72 years old today, takes the reins of a Southern Methodist…

  7. Villanova transfer Markus Kennedy reportedly headed to SMU

    Jul 19, 2012, 4:02 PM EDT

    Markus Kennedy

    Former Villanova forward Markus Kennedy has transferred to play for head coach Larry Brown at SMU, Dave Telep of ESPN is reporting. Kennedy announced his intent to transfer from Villanova back in June after averaging 3.0 points and 4.4 rebounds in 31 games last year for the Wildcats. “Markus has been a valued member of…

  8. Rick Hart hired as new athletic director at SMU

    Jul 17, 2012, 11:06 AM EDT

    Rick Hart

    Amidst a period of transition at SMU, not only within the basketball program, but within the athletic program as a whole, there will be a new athletic director in University Park, Texas. Former Chattanooga athletic director Rick Hart has been hired to take the same position at SMU, the school announced Monday. In calling the…

  9. Larry Brown adds another: Illinois transfer Crandall Head commits to SMU

    May 10, 2012, 10:26 AM EDT


    Larry Brown has made another move on the recruiting trail, the second notable one in his short time at SMU. Illinois transfer Crandall Head has committed to the Mustangs, Jeff Goodman of is reporting. Head recently visited the SMU campus. He left the Illinois basketball program in December and has been exploring his options…

  10. Larry Brown building staff at SMU, hires Houston assistant Ulric Maligi

    Apr 26, 2012, 1:50 PM EDT


    New SMU coach Larry Brown is making moves in his first few weeks at the helm. Since questions were raised about his age and ability to recruit because of it, he has fired back with a big-time hire, reports the Houston Chronicle. Ulric Maligi, who has been at the University of Houston for the past…

  11. Larry Brown reportedly interviewing for coaching job at SMU

    Apr 14, 2012, 11:14 AM EDT


    It hasn’t been the most pleasant of months for SMU athletic director Steve Orsini. After head coach Matt Doherty was fired in mid-March after six seasons, Orsini and the Mustangs are still looking for a head coach and reports are that they have turned to a candidate that has some scratching their heads: Larry Brown.…

  12. Report: SMU targeting St. Louis’ Rick Majerus to fill vacant head coaching spot

    Apr 11, 2012, 11:54 AM EDT


    Jeff Goodman of is reporting that Southern Methodist has its sights set on a replacement for their vacant head coaching position: Rick Majerus. Majerus, currently at St. Louis, has a career record of 517-215, spanning stints at Marquette, Ball State, Utah, and now with the Billikens. St. Louis finished 26-8 in 2011-12 and advanced…