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Even with the rain delay, sluggish start, bad penalties, inconvenient turnovers and overtime, it wasn’t enough to stop the Houston Cougars (6-1, 4-0 American) as they found a way to survive against the East Carolina Pirates (3-4, 1-2 American) 31-24 in overtime Saturday at TDECU Stadium.
Representing Clear Creek and Clear Lake high schools will be three coaches, 10 athletes and seven championship teams will be inducted during the fifth annual event, which was delayed in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Words do in fact matter, and Jon Gruden’s words hurt Carl Nassib and others.
The Houston Texans have a good shot to win their second game of the year. I hope to replicate my Week 5 success with my Week 6 picks.
The NHL’s opening night was Tuesday with the rest of the NHL teams playing their first games sometime between Wednesday and Saturday. The NHL season will have plenty of headlines including the debut of the Seattle Kraken.
The Friendswood boys and girls 5A swim and dive teams kicked off their regular season Oct. 2 with a first place overall finish for combined girls and boys events.