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Houston Cougars

Houston Cougars is the name given to the sports teams of the University of Houston. Informally, the Houston Cougars have also been referred to as the Coogs, UH, or simply Houston. Houston's nickname was created by early physical education instructor of the university and former head football coach of the Washington State Cougars John R. Bender, as he had grown fond of the name during his time there. The teams compete in the NCAA's Division I and the Football Bowl Subdivision as members of the American Athletic Conference. The official school colors of the University of Houston are scarlet red and albino white, and the mascot is a cougar named Shasta. Houston's traditional rival has been Rice...

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Past 10 meetings

W 80% L 20%
8 2
  • Cougars @ Shockers 65-54 W
  • Mustangs @ Cougars 62-71 W
  • Cougars @ Golden Hurricane 61-63 L
  • Cougars @ Owls 78-74 W
  • Knights @ Cougars 63-78 W
  • Cougars @ Huskies 75-71 W
  • Cougars @ Yellow Jackets 70-59 W
  • Cougars @ Pilots 81-56 W
  • Miners @ Cougars 57-77 W
  • Cowboys @ Cougars 61-55 L

Next meetings

  • @Wichita St.(01-18-20) 65 - 54
  • Connecticut(03-15-19) 45 - 84
  • South Florida(02-23-19) 59 - 71
  • @East Carolina(02-27-19) 99 - 65
  • @Cincinnati(03-10-19) 85 - 69
  • Tulane(02-11-18) 42 - 73
  • Wichita St.(01-12-19) 70 - 79
  • @South Florida(01-19-19) 69 - 60
  • @Southern Methodist(01-16-19) 69 - 58
  • Tulsa(01-02-19) 56 - 74
  • @Memphis(02-22-18) 85 - 91
  • Cincinnati(03-17-19) 69 - 57

Offense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 1,356 253
FG% 0.438 177
3PFG% 0.343 233
FT% 0.720 237
RO 243 1

Defense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 1,167 235
FG% AG. 0.388 324
3PFG% AG. 0.323 205
FT% AG. 0.699 178
RD 472 71

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Hofheinz Pavilion
Houston, Texas, USA.
Capacity: 8,500

Last Injuries

Houston Cougars

  • Justin Gorham

    Ankle
    Prob Sat | probable

    Gorham is expected to play Saturday against Wichita State despite an ankle injury.

  • Dejon Jarreau

    Ankle
    Prob Sat | probable

    Jarreau is likely to be in Saturday's lineup versus Wichita State despite an ankle injury.