Marcus Sasser scored 19 points and No. 6 Houston beat SMU 70-48 on Sunday for its eighth straight win.
Kendric Davis had 21 points as SMU topped Central Florida 78-65 on Saturday.
The Mustangs were supposed to play at Memphis on Thursday and host Wichita State on Saturday.
Quentin Grimes hit a go-ahead 3-pointer to ignite a 10-0 run to start the second half, and the Cougars rebounded from their first loss with a 74-60 victory over previously undefeated SMU on Sunday night.
The SMU women's basketball team has decided not to play the remainder of its 2020-21 season, with players opting out because of health and safety concerns surrounding COVID-19.
The SMU Mustangs accepted an invitation to the Tropical Smoothie Frisco Bowl but had to drop out because of COVID-19 issues. The game has now been canceled.
The Mustangs were set to host the Cougars at Ford Stadium this Saturday, but due to COVID-19 issues with SMU the game will not be played.
East Carolina held off SMU's second-half rally for a 52-38 victory on Saturday.
The Mustangs will host Houston on Saturday, December 5 at Ford Stadium. The game was supposed to be played on Saturday, November 21 but postponed due to COVID-19 issues with the Cougars.
SMU and Houston will work to reschedule the game, possibly in December, after positive COVID-19 cases among the Cougars players postponed Saturday's scheduled game.
Tulsa recovered from a 21-point second quarter deficit and beat No. 19 SMU 28-24 Saturday night.
No. 18 SMU broke away from undermanned Temple 47-23 Saturday.
No. 22 SMU rebounded from its first loss with a 51-37 victory over Navy.
No. 9 Cincinnati beat No. 16 SMU 42-13 on Saturday night in a showdown of unbeaten teams.
SMU is making changes when it comes to COVID-19 safety protocols at football games.
It's meeting of undefeated Group of Five teams Saturday night on the Hilltop when No. 9 Cincinnati plays the No. 16 SMU Mustangs.
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.
Chris Naggar kicked a 43-yard field goal with nine seconds left and SMU beat No. 25 Memphis 30-27 on Saturday, after the Mustangs blew an early three-touchdown lead against a team playing its first game in four weeks.
Shane Buechele threw two touchdown passes, Ulysses Bentley IV ran for two more scores and SMU beat Stephen F. Austin 50-7 on Saturday night.
SMU and TCU had their home opening football games Saturday, and both universities hosted fans inside their stadiums for the games.