University of Houston

Did Slim Thug Curse the Cougars?

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Houston rappers Slim Thug, Bun B, and Paul Wall released a tribute to the Cougars before last week’s game. Let’s just say the song has fared better than the football team.  

Houston, We Have a BCS Problem

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

The undefeated University of Houston football team still isn't a part of the national championship conversation, but at least ESPN’s Lee Corso is catching Cougar f—king fever.

The Case for Keenum

Jan 20, 2013 By Jeff Beckham

The University of Houston quarterback leads the nation in passing attempts, completions, and yardage, and he’s tied for the NCAA lead with 38 touchdown passes. But does he have what it takes to win the Heisman?

The Texas Football Coaching Carousel

Dec 4, 2011 By Jason Cohen

Texas A&M head coach Mike Sherman marches on as gossip swirls about University of Texas’s Mack Brown’s departure and University of Houston’s Kevin Sumlin’s future. 

Moses Malone, Jr., and George Gervin, Jr.

Dec 1, 1998 By Texas Monthly

After years of watching their fathers tear up the NBA,19-year-old Moses Malone, Jr.,  and 22-year-old George Gervin, Jr., have the ball in their court—at the University of Houston. Malone, who graduated from Friendswood High School in May, and Gervin, a San Antonio native who spent last year at San Jacinto…