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Former Florida State coach Willie Taggart introduced as Florida Atlantic University's, new football head coach during press conference Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Boca Raton, Fla. (Carline Jean/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

No Kiffin, no problem: FAU rolls past SMU 52-28 in Boca Bowl

Dec. 21, 2019 8:41 PM EST

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Lane Kiffin was watching his now-former Florida Atlantic team play from elsewhere. A bunch of key FAU starters, including the school's only first-team All-American, were missing. The coaching staff the Owls had Saturday faces a very uncertain future starting Sunday. Adversity was...

Mississippi head coach Lane Kiffin discusses the team's signing class during a press conference at the Manning Center, in Oxford, Miss. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP)

After-Kiffin era starts for FAU against SMU in Boca Bowl

Dec. 20, 2019 11:06 AM EST

Boca Raton Bowl: SMU (10-2) vs. Florida Atlantic (10-3), Dec. 21, 3:30 p.m. EST. (ABC) Line: SMU by 3.5. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE SMU could reach 11 wins for the first time since 1982, and FAU could match a school record with its 11th win — first reached in 2017, Lane...

Buechele, Jones lead SMU over Tulane 37-20

Nov. 30, 2019 7:30 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Shane Buechele passed for three touchdowns, Xavier Jones ran for two scores, and SMU closed the regular season with a 37-20 win over Tulane on Saturday night. Buechele threw a 26-yard TD pass to James Proche with 10:23 left in the fourth quarter and Jones ran for a 25-yard TD less than three...