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Francisco Casillas

Francisco Casillas

Graduated from the University of Houston with a BA in Journalism.

I'm a sports writer & photographer that covers from professional to collegiate sports.

My end goal is for one day to work at a newspaper or magazine (Washington Post, LA Times, Sports Illustrated), travel and continue to do what I enjoy; talk & write about sports.

  Join Odalis Garcia, Andre Brooks & Francisco Casillas as they talk about the Houston Cougars and their current achievements.

Pre Game commentary for the upcoming game between the Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats, and what key factors to watch.

  Pre-game commentary between Francisco Casillas & Odalis Garcia as they discuss both teams before the tip-off.

Houston Cougars rally from a eight point deficit to take the win and sweep the SMU Mustangs, 60-56.   Photos by Francisco Casillas

The Houston Cougars were on a mission for redemption. Their loss at the hands of No.7 Wichita State Shockers from their previous encounter lingered in their mind and the Cougars sought to return the favor as the Shockers stepped onto the court at Texas Southern’s Health & Physical Education Arena …

Houston Cougars Women’s basketball prevail over in-state rival, Texas Tech lady Raiders with a 79-75 win.     Photos by Francisco Casillas

BBVA Compass Stadium held 20,000-plus Houston Dynamo fans as they held their breaths, waiting for that instant to explode in cheers the moment their team in orange scores against the defending champions, Seattle Sounders FC, Tuesday night. Houston sought to take control of the momentum early in the game, but …

Houston Cougars Women’s Volleyball wins 3-1 against the UCF Knights in American Athletic Conference play. Photos by Francisco Casillas

The Memphis Tigers stuns the Houston Cougars with a 42-38 come-from-behind victory after trailing in the first half a TDECU Stadium. Photos by Francisco Casillas

After having coached only three games in his debut season, Houston head coach Major Applewhite faces his first major test of his coaching career. Will Houston stay with a stiff Kyle Allen under center or go with Kyle Postma in its first Athletic American Conference game against Temple? “Every job …