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Tom Rossley returning to SMU? He will become offensive consultant if school OKs hire

SMU coach Tom Mason said he will hire former Mustangs coach Tom Rossley as offensive consultant, pending school approval. Rossley is known for his offensive innovations and as a quarterback mentor, having worked with Hall of Famers Brett Favre and …

Interim coach Tom Mason: SMU is still capable of winning a conference championship

SMU interim football coach Tom Mason (File photo/Dallas Morning News).

SMU coach Tom Mason hires veteran offensive line coach Tim Davis

SMU coach Tom Mason hired veteran coach Tim Davis to help the Mustangs’ struggling offensive line. Davis’ coaching career spans 31 years, nine college teams and three seasons with the Miami Dolphins. Davis, 56, spent the previous two seasons as …

National writer: Rice’s David Bailiff would make sense as new SMU head coach

SMUs Deion Sanders, Jr. (2) is tackled by Ikeem Boyd (26) after running 87 yards after a kick return during a game between Temple University and Southern Methodist University at Gerald J. Ford Stadium in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. …

Future is now for Baylor's Hall, Cannon

KD Cannon was caught off guard. “K.D.!” Baylor coach Art Briles said. “What?” came the response from the true freshman receiver. “Go in!” Seconds later, Cannon was on the field in the first game of his collegiate career. What happened next wasn’t even a dream come true, as Cannon streaked past the SMU defense for a 46-yard touchdown on his first catch in a Baylor uniform. “I wasn’t expecting to get the ball,” Cannon said.

SMU partners with Uber for transport to football games

SMU and Learfield Mustang Sports Properties have partnered with Uber Technologies to provide more transportation options with a mobile app to all six home football games. Uber will have a pick-up station located in the parking lot of Highland Park United Methodist …

Coaching possibilities at SMU

Even with SMU’s struggles of late, the Mustangs’ head coaching job is sure to draw plenty of interesting names. June Jones, who resigned Monday, took the Mustangs to four straight bowl games from 2009-12. So before the wheels started to come off the last two seasons, he showed that it is possible to win there. There’s obviously no shortage of talent in the state of Texas, but getting the right fit -- someone who has the right kind of relationships in that state -- will be critical as athletic director Rick Hart looks for Jones’ replacement.

Baylor coach Art Briles ‘surprised’ to see June Jones leave SMU

Southern Methodist Mustangs head coach June Jones on the sidelines during the first half of play in the inaugural game between Baylor University and Southern Methodist University at McLane Stadium in Waco on Sunday, August 31, 2014. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas …

Moore, Beasley sad to see Jones leave SMU

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley and cornerback Sterling Moore were part of the turnaround June Jones engineered at SMU and were disappointed to see their former coach resign after just two games. “I don’t know the full story, but I think what he’s done there has been great: Four bowls in six years from being 25 years of losing seasons,” Moore said. “I think he’s done a helluva job putting us back on the map and I think it’ll be an attractive job for whoever comes in and takes it.

National media, former players react to June Jones resigning from SMU

Southern Methodist head coach June Jones walks off the field after an NCAA college football game Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, in Dallas. Texas Tech won 41-23. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

SMU defensive end Zelt Minor, quarterback Neal Burcham injured in loss to North Texas

Sep 6, 2014; Denton, TX, USA; North Texas Mean Green quarterback Josh Greer (8) is sacked by Southern Methodist Mustangs defensive end Zelt Minor (92) in the second quarter at Apogee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

SMU athletes filling up on new NCAA food guidelines

SMU athletes have more access to meals since the school began implementing new NCAA guidelines which allow for unlimited food on top of meal allowances. The rule went into effect on Aug. 1. SMU athletes have access to meals and …

SMU video reveals few positives from lopsided loss to Baylor

The electric atmosphere at McLane Stadium contributed to the Mustangs’ poor play in Sunday’s 45-0 loss to Baylor. Coach June Jones said players failed to do many of  the fundamentals that were routine in training camp. The loss sent a …

Bryce Petty: ‘I didn’t come back to sit on the sidelines and watch’

Baylor senior starting quarterback Bryce Petty pauses before answering a question during a press conference, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Waco, Texas. Baylor will face SMU Sunday during their season opener at their new McLane stadium . (AP Photo/Waco Tribune …

SMU hoops: Officially sold out for this season

On the heels of a record-breaking season for SMU Men’s Basketball, another record has been set on the Hilltop, as Moody Coliseum is sold out for the 2014-15 season. SMU has sold over 5,000 season tickets for the upcoming hoops …

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