The Mustangs kick off against North Texas this Saturday at 5 p.m. SMU will receive votes in the AP and coaches poll for the second week in a row.
On Sept. 5, the Mustangs opened the season with a 31-24 win over Texas State. Afterwards, Chris Naggar was named AAC Special Teams Player of the Week. Shane Buechele was also named to the Honor Roll after throwing for 367 yards and one touchdown. Buechele was also named Manning Star of the Week.
This will be the 40th time SMU and North Texas have faced off. The Mustangs hold the advantage 32-6-1.