DALLAS — Jalen Jones scored 20 points and SMU cruised to an 81-47 victory over Malone University Monday night in the Hoops for Hope Classic.
Shawn Williams and Ryan Manuel scored 13 points apiece as the Mustangs won their fourth straight game under new coach Larry Brown. Cannen Cunningham added 12 points and Nick Russell had a career-high eight assists for SMU, which led 45-27 at halftime.
Isiah Elliott was the only Malone player to score in double figures, with 18 points — making six 3-pointers. The Pioneers are in their first year in Division II and played this game as an exhibition.
Recap: SMU 81, Malone 47
Pony Stampede Top Stories
Time for SMU to turn promises into realityChad Morris arrived at SMU with high expectations, a lot of Red Bull, a heralded offense and promises made to him. Now, it's time for SMU to make those promises a reality for SMU's…
Pony StampedeSaturday at 7:35 PM
Rapid Reaction: SMU vs. HoustonSMU beat No. 11 Houston 38-16 Saturday night to improve to 3-4 on the season.
Pony StampedeSaturday at 7:30 PM
Three Up Three Down: SMU vs. HoustonHatts gives his three ups and three downs from SMU's win over No. 11 Houston at Ford Stadium Saturday night.
Pony StampedeSaturday at 1:50 PM
New Pony Stampede members get great perk!Another great partnership from the folks at Scout.com brings a big benefit to new Pony Stampede/Scout members!
Pony StampedeSaturday at 7:40 AM