The SMU Mustangs (1-1) square off against an FCS opponent, the Prairie View A&M Panthers (1-1) on Saturday, September 16, 2023 at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.

SMU ranks 61st in total offense (412.0 yards per game) and 51st in total defense (317.0 yards allowed per game) this year. Prairie View A&M's offense has been paving the way for the team, as it ranks fourth-best in the FCS with 494.0 total yards per game. In terms of defense, it is surrendering 443.0 total yards per game, which ranks 92nd.

We will go deep into the specifics about this contest, including how to watch on ESPN+.

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Prairie View A&M vs. SMU Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, September 16, 2023
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • Channel: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • City: University Park, Texas
  • Venue: Gerald J. Ford Stadium

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Prairie View A&M vs. SMU Key Statistics

Prairie View A&M SMU
494.0 (8th) Off. Yards Avg. (Rank) 412.0 (75th)
443.0 (84th) Def. Yards Avg. (Rank) 317.0 (45th)
239.5 (11th) Rush Yards Avg. (Rank) 163.0 (65th)
254.5 (18th) Pass Yards Avg. (Rank) 249.0 (58th)
0 (1st) Turnovers (Rank) 2 (34th)
0 (53rd) Takeaways (Rank) 1 (109th)

Prairie View A&M Stats Leaders

  • Trazon Connley leads Prairie View A&M with 465 yards on 33-of-57 passing with two touchdowns compared to two interceptions this season.
  • Ahmad Antoine has run for 192 yards on 34 carries so far this year.
  • Caleb Johnson has piled up 26 carries and totaled 151 yards with one touchdown.
  • Brian Jenkins Jr. has hauled in 143 receiving yards on eight catches to pace his squad so far this season.
  • Jahquan Bloomfield has recorded 98 receiving yards (49.0 yards per game) and one touchdown on four receptions.
  • Shemar Savage's three receptions (on three targets) have netted him 74 yards (37.0 ypg).

SMU Stats Leaders

  • Preston Stone has 498 passing yards for SMU, completing 59.8% of his passes and tossing four touchdowns and one interception this season.
  • LJ Johnson Jr. has carried the ball 23 times for a team-high 149 yards on the ground and has found the end zone one time.
  • Jaylan Knighton has racked up 140 yards on 32 carries. He's caught five passes for 33 yards (16.5 per game), as well.
  • Jake Bailey's 82 yards as a receiver pace the team. He's been targeted 12 times and has registered 10 catches.
  • RJ Maryland has caught nine passes for 78 yards (39.0 yards per game) and one touchdown this year.
  • Jordan Hudson has been the target of four passes and racked up two grabs for 72 yards, an average of 36.0 yards per contest. He's found the end zone one time through the air this season.

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