The Texas Southern Tigers are headed back to the NCAA tournament for their fourth time in five years after they defeated the Arkansas Pine-Bluff Golden Lions, 84-69, for the first time this season after getting swept by them during the regular season to take the SWAC championship Saturday at Delmar Fieldhouse.
Mother nature interfered with the Galveston College Whitecap baseball and softball teams this past weekend, forcing tournaments to be canceled with both teams rescheduling games at the last second.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
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 Texas Tech Red Raiders delivered second-half knockout blows and staved off a late Kyle Postma-led Houston Cougars rally for a 27-24 win Saturday at TDECU Stadium.
With Houston stitched to both the front and back of their jerseys in tribute to those affected by Hurricane Harvey, the Cougars put on quite a showing for the storm-weary city in their home opener Saturday against crosstown rival Rice, routing the Owls, 38-3.
Texas Southern University’s starting running back Brad Woodard was one of the first Dickinson players to play Division I college football after leaving high school under Dickinson head coach John Snelson.
Ball High alum Baine Schoenvogel made the most of a pinch hitting opportunity in the top of the ninth inning of Monday afternoon’s NCAA regional contest, blasting a leadoff home run well beyond the left-center wall to give Texas A&M a 4-0 lead, but little did anyone know at the time that it would be a game-saving play.
The Houston Cougars got their clutch on late, coming back from a 3-1 deficit to blow by the Iowa Hawkeyes, 7-5, and into the championship round of the Houston Regional.
Faced with elimination in Game 3 of the NCAA Houston Regional, every Cougar in the starting lineup had a hit and a run scored, as Houston pounced back in a mega way, mauling the Baylor Bears, 17-3.
The NCAA 2017 Division I Baseball Championship got under way across the country on Friday and several Galveston County alumni saw action in the Houston Regional.
The top-seeded, hosting Houston Cougars opened up the NCAA regionals throwing its ace, Trey Cumbie, but the Iowa Hawkeyes peppered him with 10 hits and maintained a lead that the Cougars could never overcome, falling 6-3 Friday night at Schroeder Park and sending themselves to the losers’ side of the bracket.
In the opening game of the 2017 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship’s Houston Regional, the Texas A&M Aggies took advantage of a rocky top of the sixth inning from the Baylor Bears to come away with an 8-5 win Friday afternoon at Schroeder Park.
The Galveston College softball team concluded their 2017 season this past Monday while participating in the Region XIV Softball Tournament hosted by Angelina College in Lufkin.
It wasn’t long ago that Madison Wadyka and Rachel Duncavage were teammates on Clear Creek’s volleyball and track and field teams.
In his first public comments since being named the Houston Cougars interim head coach, Todd Orlando vowed to provide stability to the program while committing to current and future members of the team.
Since his freshman year at La Marque High School, Houston Cougars defensive lineman Aymiel Fleming has made time to visit the residents at Harbourview Care Center in League City.
The University of Houston football program has never had consecutive 10-plus win seasons in its history. That could change Friday if the Cougars are able to beat Memphis and record their 10th victory of the season.
In Thursday night’s 36-10 win over Louisville, Houston, a 15-point underdog entering the game, was every bit the team that had previously dominated Florida State and Oklahoma, and then some.