SMU Mustangs men's basketball

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SMU Mustangs
2013–14 SMU Mustangs men's basketball team
SMU Mustangs athletic logo
University Southern Methodist University
Conference The American
Location Dallas, TX
Head coach Larry Brown (2nd year)
Arena Moody Coliseum
(Capacity: 7,000)
Nickname Mustangs
Colors

Harvard Crimson and Yale Blue

            
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away
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Alternate jersey
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Alternate
NCAA Tournament Final Four
1956
NCAA Tournament Elite Eight
1956, 1967
NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen
1955, 1956, 1957, 1965, 1966, 1967
NCAA Tournament appearances
1955, 1956, 1957, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1984, 1985, 1988, 1993
Conference tournament champions
1988
Conference regular season champions
1935, 1937, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1962, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1972, 1988, 1993

The SMU Mustangs men's Basketball team is the basketball team that represents Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, United States. The school's team currently competes in the American Athletic Conference. The team's last appearance in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament was in 1993. They are currently coached by Larry Brown.

Postseason[edit]

NCAA Tournament results[edit]

The Mustangs have appeared in ten NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 10–12.

Year Round Opponent Result
1955 Sweet Sixteen
Regional 3rd Place Game
Bradley
Tulsa
L 79–81
L 67–68
1956 First Round
Sweet Sixteen
Elite Eight
Final Four
National 3rd Place Game
Texas Tech
Houston
Oklahoma City
San Francisco
Temple
W 68–67
W 89–74
W 84–63
L 68–86
L 81–90
1957 Sweet Sixteen
Regional 3rd Place Game
Kansas
Saint Louis
L 65–73 OT
W 78–68
1965 Sweet Sixteen
Regional 3rd Place Game
Wichita State
Houston
L 81–86
W 89–87
1966 Sweet Sixteen
Regional 3rd Place Game
Kansas
Cincinnati
L 70–76
W 89–84
1967 Sweet Sixteen
Regional Finals
Louisville
Houston
W 83–81
L 75–83
1984 First Round
Second Round
Miami (OH)
Georgetown
W 83–69
L 36–37
1985 First Round
Second Round
Old Dominion
Loyola–Chicago
W 85–68
L 57–70
1988 First Round
Second Round
Notre Dame
Duke
W 83–75
L 79–94
1993 First Round BYU L 71–80

NIT results[edit]

The Mustangs have appeared in three National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 4–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
1986 First Round Oklahoma State L 63–67
2000 First Round Missouri State L 64–77
2014 First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Finals
UC Irvine
LSU
California
Clemson
Minnesota
W 68–54
W 80–67
W 67–65
W 65–59
L 63–65

CIT results[edit]

The Mustangs have appeared in one CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their record is 3–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2011 First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Oral Roberts
Jacksonville
Northern Iowa
Santa Clara
W 64–57 OT
W 63–62
W 57–50
L 55–72

NCIT results[edit]

The Mustangs appeared in one of the only two ever National Commissioners Invitational Tournaments. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
1974 Quarterfinals USC L 70–82

Mustangs in professional basketball[edit]

The following Mustang players have played in the NBA:

Mustangs in the FIBA Hall of Fame[edit]

The International Basketball Federation, more commonly known as FIBA

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