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  Saturday night was the first game of the season in Houston for both the University of Houston and Rice University. In wake of Hurricane Harvey, the two teams showed off their love for the city with uniform upgrades: UH wore “Houston” nameplates on the back of their jerseys, while …

The Houston Cougars win their fourth straight Bayou Bucket Classic over the Rice Owls with a 38-3 victory at TDECU Stadium. The Cougars are now 30-11 all time in the inner-city rivalry.

The Houston Cougars closed the doors of the Hofheinz Pavilion with a, 73-51, win against the East Carolina Pirates as Houston fans and former players gave a heartfelt send off to the Pavilion.     Photos by Matt Flora

The Houston Cougars women’s basketball wins, 81-65, on their last home game against the East Carolina Pirates; closing their final chapter at the historic Hofheinz Pavilion. Photos by Andre Brooks

Houston Cougars edge the UConn Huskies on a second-half rally for a, 75-70, victory on their second to last game at the Hofheinz Pavilion. Houston sweeps UConn with the win, breaking the tie breaker for third place in the American. Photos by Andre Brooks

The Mustangs of Southern Methodist University looked to remain atop of the American Athletic Conference against in-state rival Houston Cougars at the Hofheinz Pavilion in Houston, TX. Earlier in the season, Houston lost on the road in Dallas to Southern Methodist. The Cougars planned to even the series by defending …

Southern Methodist Mustangs edge the Houston Cougars in conference play. Cougars sit on the third seed in the American standings after the 76-66 loss to the Mustangs. SMU retains its lead on top the AAC. Photos by Andre Brooks

After suffering a loss on the road against the Knights of Central Florida, the Houston Cougars rectifies the defeat by winning, 82-64, at the Hofheinz Pavilion.    Photos by Francisco Casillas

The Houston Cougars break a three-game losing skid with a 65-51 win against the Tulane Green Wave. The Cougars improve to a 5-4 record in conference play and 14-7 overall.  Photos by Andre Brooks

Houston Cougars men’s basketball overcome early struggles but fall short in conference play. The Memphis Tigers hand the Cougars a 70-67 loss in OT. Photos by Matt Flora