The University of Houston is pleased to announce that ESPN’s College GameDay is coming to the UH campus for the first time in school historynext Saturday (Nov. 19), in conjunction with the 2:30 p.m., regular-season home finale vs. SMU.
The University of Houston’s impending move to the Big East has been driven by their desire to play in a BCS bowl game. Turns out they might have never had to switch conferences.
The initial Bowl Championship Series standings were released on Sunday evening and the University of Houston debuted at No. 19 in the first release of the polls.
Houston Football (6-0, 2-0 C-USA) is one of the country’s 13 remaining undefeated programs and is ranked inside the Top 25 for a third consecutive season.
Tyron Carrier was added to the list by the selection committee.
Phillip Steward led a spirited defensive effort from the University of Houston defense last Saturday during a 56-3 victory over East Carolina.
The national team demonstrated their power in the first inning with a two-out grand slam and added a two-run blast in the fifth inning to provide the bulk of their scoring effort.
For the first time since the 1989-91 seasons, the University of Houston Football program has been ranked inside the Top 25 for three consecutive years.
The Houston Cougars are undefeated after six games.
Dave Reiter has joined the University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics as associate athletics director for communications, Director of Athletics Mack Rhoades announced Sunday.