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Cougars saddle the Ponies

Cougars saddle the Ponies

Before a rowdy record crowd of 32,207 the 11th ranked and undefeated Houston Cougars (11-0, 6-0 in CUSA) continued their most improbable season in team history, defeating the SMU Mustangs 37-7, inching one step closer to the team's third Conference USA championship and their first Bowl Championship Series automatic bowl game.

Just about everything that can be said already has been about quarterback Case Keenum, but this game proved once again just how much of a true maestro in the pocket the man has QB as he completed 30 of 45 passes for 318 yards with one touchdown passing and one rushing. For the game, the stat sheet will reflect that SMU had zero sacks of the elusive quarterback, but by my count there should have... Recommended Stories

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