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Omar Collier

Omar Collier

The Applewhite era officially begins at Spring Game. The annual Red vs White game is a tradition for UH football to showcase its team for the upcoming season. This year’s team features a new coach, new quarterback and the emergence of a new running game. Major Applewhite took over the reins …

The University of Houston Cougars Men’s basketball team try to reconcile last year’s first round lost in the National Invitation Tournament with a victory against Mid-American Player of the Year Isaiah Johnson and the University of Akron Zips. Akron started the game with an 8-2 lead, until junior guard Rob …

On the weekend where Houston hosted the annual Southwestern Athletic Conference Basketball Tournament, a hometown university takes home both, men and women, championships. Texas Southern University basketball teams advance to the NCAA tournament in hard fought victories. Lady Tigers leave it all on the floor The TSU Lady Tigers met …

In a weekend that is supposed to be Texas Southern University’s time to shine, the Alcorn State University Braves have made their own plans to crash the party. Coming into this weekend’s SWAC Championship, TSU only needed one important scenario to promise their ticket into the NCAA tournament, Alcorn State …

In their quest to capture the SWAC Championship and a potential spot in the NCAA Tournament, Texas Southern University Tigers met Grambling State University Tigers Friday evening for a SWAC semi-final match up. Leading the charge junior guard Jalan McCloud had 17 points, six rebounds and four steals. SWAC freshman …

The Houston Cougars Men’s Basketball team, led by senior forward Devonta Pollard and junior guard Damyean Dotson, powered their way past UT-Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros (2-3) 78-65, collecting their fourth-straight victory of the season. Down 45-41 early in the second half, Pollard ignited the Cougars offense with power plays around …

After struggling to score in the first half, and an unexpected injury to starting quarterback Greg Ward Jr, the Houston Cougars relied on the play of JUCO-transfer quarterback, Kyle Postma. Led by quarterback Paxton Lynch, the Tigers jumped on the Cougars early. Their defense stopped the Cougars on their first …

After 10 weeks of incredible college football, four conferences have four or more teams who are ranked in the top 25: the Big 10 (6), SEC (4), Big 12 (4) and the American (4). Wait, the American who? That’s right. Three-year-old American Athletic Conference has four teams ranked in the …

It wasn’t the prettiest win this season for the UH Cougars football team, but it was one dominated by the defense. The Coogs beat the Vanderbilt Commodores 34-0, for their first shutout of the season. A season-high four turnovers, which included a 55-yard pick-six by William Jackson III, ignited the Coogs …