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Nic Moore #11 of the Southern Methodist Mustangs (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Kennedy & Moore Lead SMU Past Houston 75-69

Markus Kennedy scored 17 points, Nic Moore had 15 and the 25th-ranked Mustangs held off Houston 75-69 Thursday night.


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Houston Improbable 35-34 AF Bowl Win Over Pitt

Greg Ward threw three touchdowns in the final 3:41 of the Armed Forces Bowl, two after Houston recovered onside kicks, and completed a game-winning 2-point conversion as the Cougars beat Pittsburgh 35-34 with an improbable comeback Friday.

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SMU’s Bench Keys Win Over Houston 68-64

The seeds of SMU’s 68-64 victory over Houston on Wednesday night were sown hours after the Mustangs suffered an upset loss at Temple on Sunday afternoon.


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Texas A&M Handles Houston 74-57

Jamal Jones scored 21 points and hit seven 3-pointers, and Kourtney Roberson added another 14 points as Texas A&M defeated Houston 74-57 on Wednesday night.



American Athletic Conference Unveils New Logo

The conference formerly known as the Big East released its logo on Thursday as part of the rebranding of the new conference.


Houston Oilers head coach Jack Pardee gives orders during the team's 38-3 win over the Cincinnati Bengals at Riverfront Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio on November 14, 1993. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Stringer via Getty Images)

Former NFL Coach Jack Pardee Dies At 76

Jack Pardee, one of Bear Bryant’s “Junction Boys” at Texas A&M who went on to become an All-Pro linebacker and an NFL coach for the Bears, Redskins and Oilers, died Monday.


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Houston Edges Texas 73-72 In CBI

Danuel House scored 11 points, including the game-winner, to give Houston a 73-72 win over Texas on Wednesday night in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational.


Texas Christian University Horned Frog Greg Hill #25 brings the ball up court. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Houston Beats Slow-Starting TCU 54-48

Houston’s TaShawn Thomas led a dominate performance in the paint with 19 points and 12 rebounds as the Cougars defeated TCU 54-48 on Tuesday night.


TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 17:  Coach Dan McCarney of the North Texas Mean Green reacts to a play in their game against the Alabama Crimson Tide on September 17, 2011 at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Butch Dill/Getty Images)

Sims Helps Houston Run Past UNT 44-21

Charles Sims set a career high with 210 yards rushing and scored two touchdowns, leading Houston to a 44-21 victory over North Texas on Saturday night.


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Conference USA In Cycle Of Change

Conference USA seems to be in a perpetual cycle of change. There are five new coaches among the league’s 12 teams.


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Giles Leads SMU To 70-54 Win Over Houston

London Giles scored 16 points and made five 3-pointers to lead SMU to a 70-54 win against Houston on Wednesday night.


DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 02:  Case Keenum #7 of the Houston Cougars carries the TicketCity Bowl trophy after a 30-14 win against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Cotton Bowl Stadium on January 2, 2012 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Houston Wins TicketCity Bowl 30-14 Over Penn State

Penn State was picked apart by Houston and star Case Keenum on Monday afternoon in Dallas. The Cougars won 30-14.