Mustangs upend Blazers
The SMU Mustangs pulled ahead for good late in the game with 15 fourth quarter points to defeat the UAB Blazers 22-9 Tuesday night.
Southern Methodist came into the game as a 5-point favorite and made good on covering the spread. The game’s combined 31 points fell well UNDER the posted total (49).
Justin Willis threw for 148 yards and one touchdown, completing 18-of-23 passes to help SMU move a game above .500 at 5-4 overall.
Quarterback Chris Williams completed 18-for-36 for just 133 yards as the Blazers lost their third straight.