The four sacks tonight are a high for SMU in the June Jones era. Houston had allowed just five on the season entering the game.
The Mustangs outgained Houston 397-394 in the game.
Ja'Gared Davis -First career half-sack as he and Margus Hunt combined in the second quarter
Had a season-high 8 tackles
Marquis Frazier – had 7 tackles, including 1.5 sacks; now has 2.5 sacks this season
Chase Kennemer - Had 12 tackles, and now has 10 or more in 6 of 7 games this year and has a total of 80 stops this season. He entered the game tied for sixth in the nation in tackles per game with an average of 11.3 stops.
Margus Hunt Had his first career sack, getting it on his first career tackle at 3:05 of the first quarter
Had 1.5 sacks in the game
Zach Line – had a season-long 18 yard reception
Bryan McCann - Had 89 kickoff return yards and now has 573 KOR yards on the season, moving from 15th to 12th in a season at SMU
Shawnbrey McNeal Had 95 rushing yards on 15 carries, his third-highest yardage of the season
Had 100 or more total yards for the fourth time this year (110 total yards - 95 rushing, 15 receiving)
Aldrick Robinson Had 40 receiving yards and now has 1628 for his career; he moves into ninth at SMU (passes Bobby Chase, 1615 from 2004-06)
Had a 32 yard TD reception, his fourth of the season and 15th of his career. He is now tied for fifth in career receiving TDs at SMU (Ron Morris, 15 from 1983-86)
Emmanuel Sanders Had 47 receiving yards to extend his SMU record for career receiving yards to 3080 (second is Emanuel Tolbert, 2784 from 1976-79). He moves into eighth in Conference USA history.
Had 6 receptions and now has 246 career receptions, which sets the SMU record (previous mark was Jason Wolf, 235 from 1989-92). He is fourth in Conference USA history.
Emmanuel Sanders now has 628 receiving yards for the season. He is the first SMU receiver with four 600-yard seasons.
Had 15 yards on 2 punt returns to up his career total to 398 yards; which moves him into eighth at SMU (passes Val Joe Walker, 387 from 1950-52
Taylor Thompson - Had seven tackles, including a half-sack; now has 1.5 sacks on the season