BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Clayton Tune and the Houston Cougars punctuated an impressive season with a win in Southeastern Conference country.
Jake Herslow caught a 26-yard, go-ahead touchdown pass from Tune with 3:27 left to help lift No.
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — After taking care of business in New England, Houston coach Dana Holgorsen decided to channel Bill Belichick, happy that his team can finally switch its focus to next weekend's American Athletic Conference championship game.
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — No. 19 Houston heads to UConn on Saturday trying to avoid the overconfidence that might come with ending an already successful regular season against the one-win Huskies.
HOUSTON (AP) — No. 17 Houston has wrapped up a berth in the American Athletic Conference championship game, but that’s not where the Cougars’ focus is.
Houston (9-1, 7-0 AAC) has a chance to finish conference play undefeated and extend its winning streak to 10 games with a win Friday night against Memphis (5-5, 2-4).
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alton McCaskill rushed for 129 yards and two touchdowns as No. 17 Houston methodically dispatched Temple 37-8 on Saturday to clinch a berth in the American Athletic Conference championship game.
Why would they kick to him?
That was the obvious question after Houston's Marcus Jones returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown with 17 seconds left in an Oct. 30 game against SMU, giving the Cougars a 44-37 victory and ending the Mustangs' bid for an unbeaten season.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are so many things that Dana Holgorsen’s football team can dream about accomplishing in the next month. For the Houston football coach, one thing on his mind is not forgetting to set an alarm clock this week.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — No. 20 Houston is determined to stay in the Top 25 after being ranked for the first time in three years.
“I’m anxious to see how our team responds being in the position that we’re in,” coach Dana Holgorsen said, looking forward to Saturday night’s American Athletic Conference matchup against South Florida.
West Virginia University football head coach Neal Brown was announced as the Jan. 27 guest speaker for the 30th Big Atlantic Classic basketball tournament banquet in the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center.
ORLANDO, Fla. — For the West Virginia University football team, the offense led the Mountaineers to great heights in 2018.
It was the few occasions when the offense wasn't clicking — that terrible night at Iowa State and the second half at Oklahoma State come to mind — that cost WVU dearly, however, and Friday's 34-18 loss to Syracuse in the Camping World Bowl was no different.
Dana Holgorsen can earn a $25,000 bonus if West Virginia beats Syracuse next week in the Camping World Bowl, a game the Mountaineers will play without star quarterback Will Grier and left tackle Yodny Cajuste...
MORGANTOWN — West Virginia University came out on top in a shootout at Kansas to open Big 12 football play last season, winning 56-34.
In that game, Jayhawks' running back Khalil Herbert gashed the Mountaineers for 291 yards and two touchdowns on 36 carries.
After an upbeat weekend, there was a bit of bad news coming out of Morgantown on Monday regarding the WVU football team.
Junior college transfer and starting strong-side linebacker Charlie Benton, a redshirt freshman who enrolled in January, is lost for the season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - In a game that flooded 66,793 college football fans into this North Carolina city, an unexpected player - the weather - appeared to play a part in the outcome.
With West Virginia University's defense panting and Heisman Trophy candidate Will Grier a bit off toward the end of the first half against Tennessee, a weather delay extended halftime.
MORGANTOWN — The high expectations for WVU's 2018 football season rest squarely on what Mountaineer fans hope is brewing: a perfect offensive storm.
The head coach, Dana Holgorsen, is a Mike Leach disciple of the high-flying "Air Raid" offense.