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Cougars climb in the rankings and ratings

  As we expected, the Houston Cougars moved up to #5 in the AP Poll on Monday. https://twitter.com/gocoogs1/status/1343603004776337409?s=20 The Cougars improved with nearly half the AP...

9 stats: Kelvin’s culture of rebounding

  Kelvin Sampson has built his Houston program on toughness and rebounding. Specifically, he's focused on offensive rebounding which KenPom and other ratings systems value...

Photos: Houston manhandles the Owls

The still-shorthanded Cougars bullied Temple on Tuesday night in a chippy, physical game, winning 76-50. Quentin Grimes continued his stellar play, finishing with 22...

Week 5 bracketology and full AP voter totals

  Joe Lunardi released his Bracketology this morning and had the Coogs slipping to the 3-line. That makes sense with UH only playing one game...

Could the Coogs climb to 5th?

  updated 9:40 a.m. After coming off quarantine and getting back on the floor for a game, the Cougars appear strong in this week's AP Poll....

Chaney and Grimes power the Cougars over Alcorn

The short-handed Cougars controlled Sunday's game against Alcorn State and won 88-55. Reggie Chaney stepped up and delivered 18 points and 6 boards. Quentin...

The College Football Playoff is a farce

  The College Football Playoff Committee had a great opportunity for themselves this year. It was mayhem from the start with cancellations, delays, and general...

AP voter totals for 12-14 poll

  These are the vote totals for every AP voter for the poll released on December 14. Thirteen voters moved the Cougars down after not...

New Features In Our AP Poll & Computer Ratings Tracker

  After a week off the court due to COVID-19 positives and contact tracing, the Houston Cougars should remain relatively steady in the AP Poll...

Podcast: resilient Coogs continue dominating start

  Houston Hoops continues to cruise, notching a fourth-straight 10+ point win to open the season. UH was without head coach Kelvin Sampson as well...

Cougars overcome adversity and down South Carolina

  #10 Houston overcame a sluggish start to beat South Carolina, 77-67, on Saturday evening. The Cougars were without head coach Kelvin Sampson, associate head...

Tracking the AP Poll: Week 2

  After a big early-season test against #14 Texas Tech, the Houston Cougars are poised for a big climb up the AP Poll this week....

dos Coogs: UH handles #14 Texas Tech

  The dos Coogs discuss Houston's gritty win over #14 Texas Tech Sunday afternoon. What was the defining moment of this game? Brad Towns, Former UH...

UH beats up Boise on Black Friday

  The Cougars were never in danger in their 68-58 win over Boise State. UH controlled the game early on and built the lead to...

Photos: Cougar Hoops rolls by Lamar

  The Houston Cougars steamrolled the Lamar Cardinals, 89-45, on Wednesday at Fertitta Center. Marcus Sasser finished with a career-high-tying 25 points and set a...

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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...

Inside UH’s fight to join the Big 12

Over the last three months, the Houston Cougars joined a new conference, reeled off 11 wins in a row, and ended the regular season...

UConn preview: it’s really hard to be this bad

Connecticut might be the worst FBS team the Cougars have played in five years. They are similar to the 2016 Texas State team that...

Statistically, this Cougar defense is one of UH’s best

Since January 1, UH's two revenue sports have gone 23-2 vs. AAC teams.   With a win at UConn, the 2021 team will become the...