Glory Days: Coogs Go 11-1 in 1979

1979 Team – 40th Anniversary Celebration / UHCougars Facebook The 2019 season will be the 40-year anniversary of one of UH’s most interesting teams. During the 1979 season, the Cougars played 8 one-score games yet managed to win seven of those. UH beat the #4 and #7-ranked teams (Arkansas and Nebraska, respectively) to finish 11-1 and 5th in the AP Poll. Enjoy this look back and the photo gallery at the end.   #16 Houston 24, UCLA 16 – Los Angeles UH opened the season in the LA Coliseum against the Bruins. UH needed a late comeback – 17 points … Continue reading Glory Days: Coogs Go 11-1 in 1979