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Happy 40th Birthday, Chandi Jones. UH’s Greatest WBB Athlete

Chandi Jones is the greatest player in Lady Cougar Basketball history. A great case can be made that she's the greatest female athlete in...

Houston gets first bowl win in 28 years

On December 31, 2008, the Houston Cougars ended a 28-year bowl losing streak, beating Air Force, 34-28, in the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl....

1st & 10 Day: championships and 10-win seasons

December 1st is a day of firsts for the University of Houston - first-place finishes, that is. On four separate occasions, UH has won...

Stick It In Your Pipe And Smoke It!

  The 2009 Cougars had a big problem.   UH went into Homecoming week struggling with their kickers. Jordan Mannisto had hit 3 big kicks against Texas...

Matt Hogan Reflects On The Kick

  Editor's note: two years ago, Matt Hogan wrote for us about his game-winning, walk-off kick in Tulsa in 2009. I can't believe it's been...

The most Dana Dimel win of all-time

  On this day in the year 2000, in the most Dana Dimel game of all time, UH ran up 558 yards of offense but...

Coogs end 15-game losing streak in 2002

  OTD in 2002: By the time the buses pulled into the Rice Stadium parking lot, the UH players knew that they now held the...

Oral History: Tulsa Fan Attacked Matt Hogan In 2009

  Former UH kicker Matt Hogan shares a couple of stories about unruly Tulsa fans during the 2009 game that he won with a 51-yard...

Players Share Their Memories Of The 2009 Tech Game

  Our special contributors Matt Hogan and Zeke Riser look back at the Texas Tech game in 2009. The 29-28 win cemented the legacy...

Case & The Coogs Beat Tech With Epic Comeback

On September 26, 2009, the University of Houston beat Texas Tech, 29-28, at Robertson Stadium. It was perhaps UH's most exciting win in...

OTD in 2003: Kevin Kolb’s Big Debut

Kolb Begins College Career With 4 TDs In the first game of his true freshman season, QB Kevin Kolb throws two TDs and runs for...

Best Offensive Coordinators Since 2008

  It's a new football season which generally means a new offensive coordinator. In the last 12 years, the Coogs have had 9 different OC...

Cougars Have Been Great In One-Point Games

To make good seasons great, you've got to win close games. There are a couple of different types of "close games" that I want...

UH’s Early Success At The (Insert Name) Classic At (Insert Name) Stadium

The Coogs have played at the multi-named tournament hosted by the Astros 16 times. The tournament has had quite an odyssey: It was called...

Cougars Vault Into AP Top 25 Poll

For the first time since 2005, the Houston Cougars are in the AP Top 25 Poll. UH is 23rd in the poll behind conference mates...

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Film study: Coogs have to overcome two shutdown corners

Friday, we wrote about Cincinnati's imposing DL https://gocoogs.com/cincinnati-dl/   Much like Houston, Cincinnati's defense goes through the linebackers. Dana Holgorsen said this week that both teams have...

Film study: Cincinnati’s defensive linemen are no joke

Houston and Cincinnati both play elite defense. On Thursday in an interview on ESPNU Radio, Dana Holgorsen said both teams are similar in many...

1989 box scores and Andre Ware’s season stats

These are newspaper box scores, individual stats, and specifically, Andre Ware's stats and NCAA records from the University of Houston's 1989 football season. Andre...

Andre Ware wins the Heisman Trophy

See every box score and game-by-game stats from Andre Ware's 1989 Heisman Trophy winning season.   Today in 1989, the University of Houston's Andre Ware...

1st & 10 Day: championships and 10-win seasons

December 1st is a day of firsts for the University of Houston - first-place finishes, that is. On four separate occasions, UH has won...