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2016 Schedule
1st in American Athletic - West

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

SMU has announced plans to construct an indoor/outdoor football practice facility. Last week SMU notified the Big 12 of its interest in joining the conference.

Effects of death penalty lasted 22 years

The NCAA cancelled SMU's 1987 season after discovering massive rules violations. The Mustangs struggled after the sanctions and didn't return to a bowl game until 2009. 10 infamous sports scandals

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4dPhil Steele

American forecast: Houston (probably) won't lose

Houston enjoyed unprecedented success in coach Tom Herman's first season. Can the Cougars keep it going? And who might challenge them from the American's East division?

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

In email to ESPN, SMU claims it has reached out to Big 12 to express interest in membership. "We have unique assets. … in particular, our institutional profile, tradition of athletic success and location in Dallas."

Stats & Info

Brown's been around the block

Larry Brown is a well-traveled coach. With stops all over the NBA and three stints in college basketball, he's seen hardwood all over the USA. Will there be a next stop for the veteran coach?

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The American's 12 most important players in 2016

The American made a splash as Houston and Temple enjoyed successful seasons. Both quarterbacks are back for those squads. Which other players are indispensable in the conference?

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AAC confidential: Coaches unload on league

How do coaches think 2016 will go in the AAC? Opposing coaches dish, anonymously, on why Greg Ward Jr. is dominant, how Temple is dangerous and much more from the American Athletic Conference.

Team Stats

Passing Yards218.369th
Rushing Yards164.572nd
Points For29.762nd
Points Against45.7127th