No.. 17 SMU beats Tulane 37-34 in OT to improve to 5-0

Brandon Crossley ended the first overtime possession with an interception and Chris Naggar made a 34-yard field goal to give No. 17 SMU a 37-34 victory over Tulane on Friday night.

The Mustangs improved to 5-0 overall and 3-0 in the American Athletic Conference. The Green Wave rallied to force overtime on Merek Glover’s 27-yard field goal with 1:30 left.

After Tulane took a 31-27 lead early in the fourth quarter on Michael Pratt’s 7-yard touchdown, the Mustangs pulled ahead 34-31 lead on Shane Buechele’s 10-yard pass to Danny Gray.

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