BYU stops late SMU comeback try, wins New Mexico Bowl

Cornerback Jakon Robinson stopped SMU quarterback Tanner Mordecai on a 2-point conversion try with eight seconds left in the game, and BYU beat the Mustangs 24-23 Saturday night in the New Mexico Bowl.

Mordecai's 9 passing TDs send SMU past Houston 77-63

Tanner Mordecai set school and American Athletic Conference records with nine touchdown passes — an NCAA-record tying seven coming in the first half — and SMU's offense exploded for a 77-63 win over Houston.