The Rice Owl women’s basketball team’s undefeated start to conference play came to an end this week.
The Houston Cougar women’s basketball team survived a 98-92 win over the Tulane Green Wave in overtime on Saturday afternoon at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in New Orleans.
It took more than 80 minutes of regulation, but the Old Dominion Monarchs disposed of the Rice Owls men’s basketball team on Thursday night in Houston at Tudor Fieldhouse, winning 82-75 in overtime.
The Houston Cougars men’s basketball team continued its undefeated start to the American Athletic Conference by beating the Temple Owls in a 76-73 win at home on Saturday afternoon.
The 7-6 Texas Longhorns took on the 7-6 Missouri Tigers at NRG Stadium on Wednesday night. Texas City High School alum Armanti Foreman ran in the final touchdown bringing the final score to 33-16. Texas named punter Michael Dickson MVP.
The Missouri Tigers (7-6), who left the Big 12 Conference for the SEC in 2012, spent the entire game behind and the Longhorns (7-6) ended their first year under head coach Tom Herman on a bright note.
Armanti Foreman, Mitchell Becker and Tristan Nickelson will look to end their season on the right note for the Texas Longhorns (6-6 overall, 5-4 in the Big 12) when they take on former conference foe the Missouri Tigers (7-5 overall, 4-4 in the SEC) in this year’s Texas Bowl.
Tonight, the Cougars will look to end their season on a high note when they take the field against the Fresno State Bulldogs in a 7:30 p.m. kickoff at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, HI.
This year’s Outland Trophy winner, who came from Westfield High School in Houston, looks to wrap up the 2017 season (along with the rest of his teammates) with a win when they face the Fresno State Bulldogs on Sunday night in Honolulu.
New athletic director Chris Pezman will be formally introduced by UH president Renu Khator and Board of Regents Chairman Tilman Fertitta at a press conference at 1:30 p.m. today at the TDECU Stadium Club.
The Cougars (7-4 overall, 5-3 in the American Athletic Conference) and the Bulldogs 9-4 overall, 7-1 in the Mountain West) will kickoff at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 24 at Aloha Stadium. ESPN will air the game.
The Grambling State Tigers outlasted the Alcorn State Braves' fourth quarter comeback to become the Southwestern Athletic Conference champions for the second year in a row in a 40-32 win Saturday at NRG Stadium.
With the win, the Cougars (7-4 overall and 5-3 in conference play) clinched a second-place finish in the American Athletic Conference West Division while Navy (6-5, 4-4) sits in third.
The Cougars (6-4 overall, 4-3 in the American Athletic Conference) close out their regular season this week with an 11 a.m. game against the Navy Midshipmen (6-4, 4-3) on Friday at TDECU Stadium.
If there were any worries that the Cougars (6-3 overall, 4-2 in the American Athletic Conference) would fall back to earth after last week’s upset over USF, those thoughts were put to ease quickly as Houston raced to a 21-0 first quarter lead and with the win, became bowl eligible.
The Texas Southern Tigers won their first game of the season with their third-string quarterback Elijah Odum against the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils 38-21, Saturday at Ross-Totten Stadium.
Playing in Tampa, the Cougars snapped their two-game losing streak with a 28-24 win over the Bulls thanks to quarterback D’Eriq King’s 20-yad touchdown run with 11 seconds remaining.
As they prepare to face another nationally ranked foe, the Houston Cougars, at least, have had more than a week to get ready for this week’s game against South Florida.
The Cougars’ defense allowed the most points in a single half this season and the Memphis Tigers erased a 24-7 deficit in the second half to cap a 42-38 win over Houston on Thursday night at TDECU Stadium.
The Cougars (4-1 overall, 2-0 in the American Athletic Conference) have turned their attention to this week’s conference road game against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane (1-5, 0-2).
The League City senior native who plays at linebacker had three tackles on kickoffs in the Cougars’ 20-13 win over the Temple Owls in Philadelphia last Saturday.