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Michigan expresses interest in University of Houston QB looking to transfer

Michigan has recently expressed interest in former University of Houston quarterback John O’Korn, a person with knowledge of the situation said Monday night. The person said O’Korn has not yet been granted his release from UH. O’Korn must sit out a year if he transfers to another FBS school and will have two years eligibility […]

UH baseball ranked third in preseason poll

Expectations are high for the University of Houston baseball program. The Cougars are No. 3 in the Baseball America preseason poll released Monday, matching the highest ranking ever in school history. In other preseason polls, UH is ranked seventh by D1Baseball.com and eighth by Perfect Game and Collegiate Baseball. The Cougars are coming off a season […]

New UH coach Tom Herman lands Lamar RB Tyreik Gray

A day after securing his first four high school verbal commitments, new University of Houston football coach Tom Herman was back at it on Sunday, landing Lamar High School running back Tyreik Gray. Gray, rated as a three-star recruit by both rivals.com and scout.com, had offers from a slew of major programs, including Texas, Texas […]

New UH football coach Tom Herman picks up first high school commitments

The University of Houston picked up the first two high school commitments under new coach Tom Herman on Saturday – both from state powerhouse Cedar Hill.

For new UH coach Tom Herman, steep buyout if he leaves quickly

New University of Houston football coach Tom Herman’s contract includes a steep buyout if he leaves within the first three years of the deal. Herman must pay a $2.25 million buyout if leaves for another job before Feb. 28, 2018, according to details obtained Thursday by the Houston Chronicle through a Freedom of Information Act […]

UH football adds four mid-year enrollees

The University of Houston announced Tuesday the addition of four mid-year enrollees to the football program – quarterback Adam Schulz, wide receiver Chance Allen, tight end Rusty Clark and wide receiver Devin Smith. Schulz (Utah) and Allen (Oregon) are transfers from four-year programs. Schulz is a graduate student and can play immediately; the school is […]

UH basketball coach knows that fans will come with the wins

With the Cougars struggling this season, first-year head coach Kelvin Sampson understands the team is a hard sell. “When get good enough to win, our fans will come,” Sampson said Monday night on his weekly radio show. “Until that happens, I can’t tell you how much I appreciate those who do come.” For the second […]

UH confirms former starting QB John O’Korn is transferring

University of Houston quarterback John O’Korn will not return next season, the school confirmed Saturday night. O’Korn spent parts of two seasons as the Cougars’ starter, including 11 games as a true freshman in 2013 when he threw for more than 3,000 yards and 28 touchdowns to earn American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year. […]

Former Elkins receiver Chance Allen in process of leaving Oregon for UH

Former Elkins High School receiver Chance Allen is in the process of transferring from Oregon to the University of Houston, according to sources familiar with the situation Friday night. Allen and Oregon were trounced by Ohio State in Monday night’s national title game as he got a first-hand glance at the offense his new head […]

UH’s William Jackson to return for senior season

Just spoke to William Jackson. Despite Twitter reports, he is not declaring for the NFL Draft. Will be a @UHCougarFB Sr. in 2015. #GoCoogs — David Bassity (@D_D_Bass) January 15, 2015 Contrary to a web report, Houston cornerback William Jackson plans to return for his senior season, a school sportsman confirmed Thursday. National Football Post, […]

Herman will take his time filling final coaching vacancy for Cougars

New University of Houston head coach Tom Herman plans to take his time filling the final spot, offensive line coach, on his staff. “I’m not in any big hurry to fill that that position simply because, probably outside your strength coach, that position is arguably the most important position that you’ll hire in terms of […]
UH introduces new coaches for 2015

UH introduces new coaches for 2015

UH introduces new coaches for 2015

Signing high school QB ‘top priority’ for new UH coach

Signing a high school quarterback in this year’s recruiting class is “the top priority on our list,” Houston head coach Tom Herman said Wednesday. Herman said UH will likely add a veteran quarterback, either via junior college or transfer from another school. Earlier this week, the Salt Lake City Tribune reported Utah backup Adam Schulz […]

New UH coach poses in Cougars gear, draws ire of former Ohio State RB

With his former team still reveling in Monday night’s national championship win, and perhaps giving an nod to the task at hand with his new employers, Ohio State offensive coordinator-turned-UH head coach Tom Herman posed for pictures wearing a Cougars cap and flashing the school hand symbol. Well, Herman’s quick swap of OSU grey and […]

UH set to add QB Adam Schulz via transfer

Utah backup quarterback Adam Schulz plans to transfer to the University of Houston, according to the Salt Lake Tribune. Schulz, who will be a senior, played in eight games (three starts) and made on appearance this season. Schulz threw for 1,091 yards and six touchdowns with five interceptions in his career. UH is in the […]