Cornerback jalen emery commits to the houston cougars. Nnaji scores 21, helps sluggish arizona beat cal 6852. The university of houston uh is a public research university in houston, texas and the main institution of the university of houston system. To join our email list and get notified when we launch the 202021 college football section about a week before the season starts, register for a free.
Unveiling the uh hall of honor class of 2012 sports update. Art briles 1st season head coach art briles became the firstever former cougar player to run the uh football program. Leroy burrell track and field coach university of houston. Houston cougars football record by year college football.
Houston cougars football series history and alltime records, national championships, conference championships, bowl games, wins, bowl record, allamericans, heisman winners, and nfl draft picks. Its campus spans 667 acres in southeast houston, and was known as university of houstonuniversity park from 1983 to 1991. The 2015 college football season continues friday nov. The cougar mascot was introduced by john r bender, former washington state cougars washington state head football coach, when he took over as a physical education instructor at uh. The houston cougars mens basketball team represents the university of houston in houston, texas, in the ncaa division i mens basketball competition. Visit espn to view the houston cougars team stats for the 2019 season. Ncaafootballschool teamname houston cougars football imagesize currentseason 2008 houston cougars football team headcoachdisplay kevin sumlin headcoachlink kevin sumlin headcoachyear 1st hcwins 3 hclosses 3 hcties 0 location. David klingler set all kinds of records as a cougar and was a heisman finalist in 1990. The houston cougars football program is an ncaa division i fbs football. Gordon broke the wsu touchdown record with his eighth, a 33yarder to winston, for a 5646 lead with 10.
The houston cougars football statistical leaders are individual statistical leaders of the houston cougars football program in various categories, including passing, rushing, receiving, total offense, defensive stats, and kicking. Since the 2014 season, the cougars have played their home games on campus at tdecu stadium, which was built on the. Despite loss, cougar keeper enters the record books. The team last played in the ncaa division i mens basketball tournament in 2019 and is tied for 15th in number of final four appearances. The cougars represent the university of houston in the ncaas american athletic. Houston cougars football ticket information make online purchasing an easy task by shopping for 2020 houston football tickets in the vivid seats marketplace. The houston cougars football program is an ncaa division i fbs football team that represents. Oct 27, 2018 for the eighth straight game, uh scored at least 40 points, a school record. Every week during the season, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, this weeks. The cougars have played in 27 post season bowl games with a record of 11151. The nfl season is as exciting as ever and close to its halfway point as we head into week 8 regular season games. Uhs keenum takes aim at ncaa record books, rice cbs houston. Briles led the cougars to the hawaii bowl, the first bowl game since 1996. Welcome to the official facebook page of the university of houston football team.
The uh football program is a member of the american athletic conference west division. Within those areas, the lists identify singlegame, singleseason, and career leaders. College football what wed normally be talking about with wsu spring in the books. Houston cougars football bleacher report latest news. Uh may award transfer credit for all collegelevel, academic coursework with grade c or better from a regionally accredited institutions. This section is showing information as of the end the 201920 season. Since the beginning of the 2019 season, the cougars have been coached by dana holgorsen, the programs 15th head coach. Houston cougars football statistical leaders wikipedia. University of houston athletics football history vs. Cougars of any color documents how the university of houston broke down the racial sports barriers prevalent throughout the south. An academic misconduct scandal, involving a tutor writing papers for players, at houston has resulted in three vacated wins from the cougars 2018 season, when major applewhite was coach. The 1006 uh football victory over tulsa in the astrodome on 11231968 was one for the ages. A book that will appeal to many across diverse disciplines and not just sports fanatics.
See more ideas about university of houston, houston and university. As far as football games go, there are three in cougar history that will forever live in the memory of every fan of the red and white. The facts are threaded with stories, thoughts, reports and comments that reveal the humanity, the courage, the tenacity and the passion of all involved. The season marked the last for the cougars as a member of conference usa as they moved to the american athletic conference in 20. Miami blitzed early and often, keeping the cougars highpowered offense. Youll have access to great ncaa matchups all throughout the season, so dont worry about missing out on any key cougars contests youd like to attend. Houston cougars team page with results, picks, power rankings, odds and stats. The official university of houston cougars football history vs university of oregon. Houston cougars football news, schedule, scores, stats.
Houston qb deriq king breaks tim tebows td record with. With each transaction 100% verified and the largest inventory of tickets on the web, seatgeek is the safe choice for tickets on the web. How is the tailgating scene at a houston cougars game. Interception thwarts uh scoring bid in rices 1972 firstever win over cougars rice thresher houston oct. Thompsonrobinson ran over from the 3 to cut wsus lead to 5653 with 8.
Our athletic teams grit, determination and athletic prowess are undeniable. Winsipedia database and infographics of houston cougars football alltime record, national championships, conference championships, bowl games, wins, bowl record, allamericans, heisman winners, and nfl draft picks. Led the cougars to a thirdplace finish in the usvba national tournament and fifth at the1979 aiaw national championships. The 2012 houston cougars football team represented the university of houston in the 2012 ncaa division i fbs football season. The date was september 11, 1971, and the institute boys, led by first and only year coach bill peterson, the master of malaprop, fell 2321 to a highly favored uh eleven. The cougars had a seasonhigh 684 yards, the third time.
Find what players have committed to your favorite school. He broke record after record in passing categories and finished his career on a high note with houston. Houston cougars football record by year college football at. Riley leads ucla past washington state in ot, 8683. Winsipedia houston cougars football alltime record, wins. Despite this, he has remained an nfl backup most of his career. Despite a kneeling controversy and upanddown ratings, the nfl is still providing weekly opportunities to see your favorite players catch miraculous touchdowns and make spectacular hits. The uh edge is canyonsized on the victory side with the cougars winning 12, losing only 2, and playing out 2 ties in the preovertime days. Leroy burrell enters his 22nd season as head coach at the university of houston. In the second game of their road trip, the cougars fell to utah state university on sunday 20. The university is a member of the american athletic conference. Rk, year, conf, w, l, t, pct, srs, sos, ap pre, ap high, ap post, coaches, bowl, notes.
The houston cougars football program is an ncaa division i fbs football team that represents the university of houston. Collegelevel coursework with grades c or lower will not count toward academic requirements and will not count towards the pursual of a u. Houston has adopted the phonetic nickname coogs while washington state. With the same drive used to dominate on the court or on the field, the uh athletics department fosters a culture of academic excellence. List of houston cougars football seasons wikipedia. A yearold college football record was matched friday night, at washington. All eight of uhs touchdown drives covered at least 75 yards.
Instead, it played out as one of the most lopsided college football games in history and certainly the scoring record game for any football team, pro, college, or. Uh rb patrick carr signs with seahawks as undrafted free agent. The houston cougars latest football and basketball news, stats, schedules, football and basketball recruiting. Winsipedia houston cougars football alltime record. Reading this book made me proud to be not only a supporter of the university of houston, but of the accomplishment of three brave athletes, their teammates, and their coaches. Despite loss, cougar keeper enters the record books the.
With rice and north texas on the schedule, youd just need a 44 record in the. It was a game that either should have been rescheduled or declared a tko at halftime. The official football page for the washington state university cougars. Rex hadnot and bandon middleton were named to the allconference usa first team. Houston football yearbyyear archive university of houston. University of houston quarterback case keenum isnt much into talking about himself and records. Winsipedia database and infographics of louisianamonroe warhawks vs. Don todd football, jackie washington track and the 1976 uh football team fill out the class, which will be inducted during a dinner on nov. Home of the legendary phi slama jama, the university of houston has one of the most storied athletics programs in the nation. Houstons deriq king matches 14yearold college football record. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. The cougars gave up a goal early in the first half. Even with the loss, senior goalkeeper jordan brown became the seventh cougar all time to surpass 100 saves, as she collected three saves on the afternoon.
Martin scores 24, arizona state holds off stanford 7469. In addition, it was the final season for the team to host its home games at robertson. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Find other houston cougars football dates and see why seatgeek is the trusted choice for tickets. Coverage of the university of houston cougars by the houston chronicle on. The cougars set a program record when they allowed lamar just 73 total offensive yards, besting a 47year old record of 74 yards set by the 1969 houston. A former world record holder in the 100 meter dash and a former studentathlete, burrell is one of the nations premier coaches. Sb nation is the largest independent sports media brand, consisting of, and over 300 fancentric team communities.
Houston has been a member of the american athletic conference since 20. Houston cougars quarterback deriq king breaks tim tebows. Deriq king used his legs to put his name in the record books on thursday. All eight of uh s touchdown drives covered at least 75 yards. Theres a way of doing thatthe coronavirus pandemic has forced all sports into indefinite hiatus, but dr. Houston cougars in the 1960s features the firstperson accounts of the players, the coaches, and others involved in the integration of collegiate athletics in houston, telling the gripping story of the visionary coaches, the courageous athletes, and the committed supporters who blazed a trail not only for athletic success but also for racial. Full houston cougars schedule for the 2020 season including dates, opponents, game time and game result information. As recently as 1996, the cougars defeated the university of southern mississippi at homecoming, 5649.
Youll have access to great ncaa matchups all throughout the season, so dont worry about missing out on. Houston cougars football news, schedule, roster, stats. May 16, 2012 led uh to a 11943 record in her three seasons 197880. Get the latest houston cougars football news, photos, rankings, lists and more on bleacher report. Under hall of fame coach bill yeoman, the cougars compiled a record of 160 1088. Houston quarterback deriq king 4 runs past washington state. Thirteen wins raised the bar awfully high, and if the pointy football bounces differently in 2016, houston could both improve its play and disappoint at the same time. The official athletics website for the university of houston cougars. Aug 27, 2019 uh and oklahoma university squared off in 2016 at nrg stadium when the sooners, ranked third, had their hands full with a hungry cougars squad that prevailed 3333. Dallas once a university of houston commitment, ben hicks changed his mind late in his recruitment when the cougars made a coaching change at the end of the 2014 season. Make online purchasing an easy task by shopping for 2020 houston football tickets in the vivid seats marketplace. Founded in 1927, uh is the thirdlargest university in texas with over 46,000 students. Uh has not played florida state in 37 years, but their home and away record against the seminoles in 16 games played between 1960 and 1978 shows the cougars acquitting themselves very well.1325 727 1102 1287 1162 1548 604 328 451 926 81 1302 884 568 1199 1140 932 428 993 546 266 523 6 96 381 1139 708 228 632 889 630 839 1008 794 694 1044 1235 1455 768 687 766 1297