Houston Rumors & News

  • NCAA grants Houston LB Austin Robinson another season of eligibility

    College Football Talk "As it turns out, Houston will have the services of Austin Robinson a little while longer than originally expected. The football program announced Wednesday that the NCAA has granted Robinson a sixth season of eligibility. While the school wrote in its release that the linebacker “received a..." February 22

  • Ex-Ole Miss standout Deontay Anderson transfers to Houston

    SEC Country "Former Ole Miss safety Deontay Anderson is officially back home. The Houston native has formally been added to the Houston Cougars football roster after announcing his intention to transfer from Ole Miss after sitting out the 2017 football season. He revealed on Twitter last month that Major..." January 25

  • Houston hires Kendal Briles to become associate head coach

    Sportsnaut "Houston head coach Major Applewhite announced Saturday that he has hired Kendal Briles away from Florida Atlantic. Briles, the son of disgraced former Baylor head coach Art Briles, will serve as an associate head coach, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Additionally, the program..." January 06

  • UH running back Dillon Birden likely to miss 3-6 weeks with elbow injury

    Houston Chronicle "A University of Houston rushing attack that has shown improvement in recent weeks was dropped for a big loss Monday. Dillon Birden, who has split time as the Cougars' featured back, is out indefinitely with an elbow injury, coach Major Applewhite said at his weekly news conference. Birden, a..." October 26

  • Courtel Jenkins leaves University of Houston football team

    Houston Chronicle "Defensive tackle Courtel Jenkins, who was sitting out this season following his transfer from Miami, is no longer with the University of Houston football program, an athletic spokesman said Friday. No reason was given for the departure. Jenkins, who played for current UH defensive..." September 22

  • UH gets commitment from 4-star quarterback Julon Williams

    Houston Chronicle "The University of Houston picked up a commitment Sunday from Julon Williams, a four-star quarterback from Converse Judson. " September 04