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UH releases its contract with the Big 12

The University of Houston signed an agreement to join the Big 12 on September 10, 2021. That same day, GoCoogs.com requested all contracts between...

Kelvin Sampson meets the media ahead of Temple trip

Kelvin Sampson met with the media via Zoom Friday morning to discuss his team’s health and plans going forward for the Temple game on...

UH has a full Sunday in Birmingham

The Houston Cougar Football Team had a full Sunday in Birmingham in the runup to the TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl. UH practiced at Birmingham Southern...

Cougars bowl before the Birmingham Bowl

After UH's first practice in Birmingham Saturday, the team went to Vestavia Bowl for a bowling challenge against Auburn. The Birmingham Bowl sent photos...

Carlton comes through for the Coogs

TxSt Game Book | Season Stats The Houston Cougars returned home Wednesday night for the final non-conference game of the season. Behind 20 points and...

Shead shines bright while Tranquil Brown fades to black

The Houston Cougars overcame a rash of banged-up players and a sluggish offense to beat Oklahoma State, 72-61, at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth....

Cougars slug it out but come up short at Alabama

The Houston Cougars and Alabama slugged it out in a backyard brawl in Tuscaloosa Saturday night. The Crimson Tide won the game, 83-82. UH...

Cougars struggle to get it together in AAC Championship

Just some random thoughts from the Cincinnati game:   In the championship game era, the Cougars have gone 8-0 in the conference twice (C-USA 2011,...

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...

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...

Film study: a stroll down Sack Ave

On Friday, GoCoogs wrote about Memphis' weakness on the left side of the line and at right tackle: Memphis starters Gambill (#65) and Dale...

Houston blows by Butler in the Maui Invitational

In the Maui Jim Maui Invitational at Michelob Ultra Events Center adjacent to Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, the University...

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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...