Kevin Moore passed for three touchdowns and Andre Anderson ran for 219 yards and a score, leading Tulane to its second-straight victory, 34-27 over SMU on Thursday night.
After a one-loss season, new coach June Jones hopes to get SMU back on the winning track.
Tulsa 29, SMU 23
TCU 21, SMU 7
Redshirt freshman Michael Crabtree had touchdown catches of 42, 2 and 1 yards, and Danny Amendola went 49 yards for another score, leading the Red Raiders past SMU 49-9 Monday.
A core of young talent should help SMU fulfill expectations this season.
Southern Methodist 33, Tulane 28