2008 SMU Mustangs football team

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2008 SMU Mustangs football
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Conference Conference USA West
2008 record 1–11 (0–8 CUSA)
Head coach June Jones
Defensive coordinator Tom Mason
Home stadium Gerald J. Ford Stadium
(Capacity: 32,000)
Uniform
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Seasons
« 2007 2009 »
2008 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
East Carolina x   6 2         9 5  
Memphis   4 4         6 7  
Southern Miss   4 4         7 6  
UAB   3 5         4 8  
UCF   3 5         4 8  
Marshall   3 5         4 8  
West
Tulsa xy   7 1         11 3  
Rice x   7 1         10 3  
Houston   6 2         8 5  
UTEP   4 4         5 7  
Tulane   1 7         2 10  
SMU   0 8         1 11  
Championship: East Carolina 27, Tulsa 24
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2008 SMU Mustangs football team represented Southern Methodist University in the 2008 NCAA Division I FBS college football season. The Mustangs, led by first-year head coach June Jones, played their home games at Gerald J. Ford Stadium and competed in Conference USA.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 29 7:00 PM at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, TX (Battle for the Mayor's Cup) ESPN L 27–56   23,164
September 6 7:00 PM Texas State* Gerald J. Ford StadiumDallas, TX W 47–36   22,218
September 13 6:00 PM at #12 Texas Tech* Jones AT&T StadiumLubbock, TX L 7–43   53,383
September 20 7:00 PM TCU* Gerald J. Ford Stadium • Dallas, TX (Battle for the Iron Skillet) CSN L 7–48   30,923
September 25 7:00 PM at Tulane SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA CSN L 27–34   25,643
October 4 2:30 PM at UCF Bright House Networks StadiumOrlando, FL CSN L 17–31   43,147
October 11 2:00 PM Tulsa Gerald J. Ford Stadium • Dallas, TX L 31–37   13,020
October 18 7:00 PM Houston Gerald J. Ford Stadium • Dallas, TX L 38–44   18,972
October 25 2:30 PM at Navy* Navy-Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD CSN L 7–34   31,698
November 8 2:00 PM Memphisdagger Gerald J. Ford Stadium • Dallas, TX L 26–31   18,224
November 15 8:05 PM at UTEP Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX L 10–36   30,271
November 29 2:00 PM Southern Miss Gerald J. Ford Stadium • Dallas, TX L 12–28   13,020
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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