SMU snubbed from NCAA tourney, must settle for No. 1 seed in NIT

SMU was snubbed by the NCAA tournament selection committee after a three-game losing streak.
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"We need to figure out how we can finish strong and get better," he said. "We can only blame ourselves. That's the way I look at it."

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