Houston Cougars

Houston Cougars vs. SMU Mustangs

The Houston Cougars and the SMU Mustangs face off on Saturday in college football action. The Cougars are -9.5 point favorites over the Cougars with an over/under point total set at 64. The Houston Cougars have had a solid season and with a win in this game they could have an eight-win season. UH has lost their last three games in a row as they entered that stretch at 7-1. John O’Korn has completed 59.8 percent of his passes for 24 touchdowns and six interceptions. Ryan Jackson has rushed for 593 yards and five touchdowns and Kenneth Farrow has rushed for 459 yards and five touchdowns. Deontay Greenberry has 76 receptions and 10 touchdowns to lead the Houston receivers and Daniel Spencer has 43 catches and five touchdowns. Efrem Oliphant has 111 tackles and three sacks, Derick Mathews has 99 tackles and six sacks, and Trevon Stewart and Adrian McDonald Read More

Houston Cougars vs. Penn St. Nittany Lions

The Houston Cougars look to win for all of the small conference guys as they take on the Penn State Nittany Lions in the TicketCity Bowl.  The Cougars are -7 point favorites over the Nittany Lions with an over/under point total set at 56.5. It’s tough to think of a program anywhere in history that has gone through more turmoil off of the field than the Penn State Nittany Lions did this season. Once seen as the standard in excellence and how a college football program should be run, it is now seen as a black eye on the world of college sports and beyond. With Joe Paterno no longer coaching concerns have to be around preparation but looking at how PSU finished the year it shouldn’t be an issue. Matt McGLoin has just eight touchdown passes and while the hope is to not make mistakes he has turned it Read More

Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. Houston Cougars

The Tulsa Golden Hurricane play their fourth game of the season against a team ranked in the top 10 as they host the Houston Cougars.  The Cougars are -3 point favorites over the Golden Hurricane. The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are no strangers to playing nationally ranked teams as all three of Bill Blankenship’s teams losses have come against top ranked opponents. Tulsa has played Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, and Boise State and while they didn’t have any success against them there is isn’t anything they will see in this one that they haven’t seen already. G.J. Kinnie has completed 65.7 percent of his passes for 2,700 yards and 24 touchdowns with 10 interceptions and he will need all of it facing the most prolific offense in the nation. Ja’Terian Douglas is averaging 8.4 yards per carry for 836 yards and four touchdowns and Trey Watts has 781 yards and three touchdowns Read More