HONORS AND AWARDS Kyle Macy Freshman All-America Team
Conference USA Freshman of the Year
Conference USA All-Freshman Team
Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Jan. 21, 2013)
Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Dec. 31, 2012)
Conference USA Freshman of the Week (Dec. 17, 2012)
2012-13 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Finished as the Cougars' second leading scorer and rebounder wth 13.6 points and 5.3 rebounds per game... Competed in 24 games with 18 starts... Led all players with 24 points, including 17 in the first half, during the season-opening win against Texas State... Tied for game-high honors with eight rebounds and added two assists and two steals without a turnover... Drained a 3-pointer with only 22 seconds remaining to double the Cougars' lead late... Finished with 15 points, five rebounds and three assists at Texas-Pan American... Led all players with 22 points and added five rebounds with two steals against Lehigh at the Progressive Legends Classic... Topped Houston with 23 points and added nine rebounds, two blocks and two steals against Howard during the Progressive Legends Classic... Posted 15 points with seven rebounds and two assists vs. Stanford during the Progressive Legends Classic Championship Rounds in Barclays Center... Underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on Dec. 2... Sat out nine games games before returning to action at No. 18/14 Louisville... Totaled 14 points on 6-of-11 shooting with six rebounds and two assists against Rutgers... Led the Cougars with 22 points, including four 3-pointers, on 7-of-11 shooting from the field against SMU... Added three rebounds, two assists and a pair of blocked shots against the Mustangs... Posted 11 points with three rebounds at Rutgers... Totaled 11 points with four rebounds and three assists against No. 14/10 Louisville... Scored 16 points, including three monster dunks, with two rebounds and three assists against Temple... Finished with 10 points and three rebounds at No. 11/10 Cincinnati... Totaled 15 points, including three 3-pointers, and added four rebounds with three assists, two blocks and two steals at SMU... Led Houston with 18 points, thanks to 4-of-6 shooting from the field and 8-of-8 shooting from the free throw line against UCF... Also grabbed four rebounds with a pair of assists against the Knights... Led the Cougars with 19 points on 5-of-8 shooting from the field and 6-of-9 shooting from the free throw line against No. 21/22 Memphis... Totaled 13 points with nine rebounds and four assists at Temple... Led the Cougars with 17 points, nine rebounds and five steals during the regular-season home finale vs. USF... Posted 18 points on 7-of-13 shooting with four rebounds at UCF. The American Championship: Finished with 11 points and five rebounds vs. No. 25/23 SMU in the Quarterfinals... Led the Cougars with 12 points and 13 rebounds vs. No. 5/5 Louisville in the Semifinals... Left the team for personal reasons following the season.
vs. SMU (1/9/13)
vs. Lehigh (11/17/13)
vs. #5/5 Louisville (3/14/14)
vs. Marshall (3/2/13)
vs. SMU (1/26/14)
vs. SMU (1/26/14)
vs. SMU (1/9/13)
vs. #5/5 Louisville (3/14/14)
vs. Tulane (2/9/13)
vs. Marshall (3/2/13)
vs. #21/22 Memphis (2/27/14)
vs. UCF (1/9/13)
First player in Houston history to be named a Conference Freshman of the Year... Named to the Kyle Macy Freshman All-America Team... Three-time C-USA Freshman of the Week honoree... Earned a place on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.... Ranked third on the team and 18th in the league with 12.4 points per game... One of only four players to compete in all 33 games... Made 27 starts during his first collegiate season, including 21 of the final 22 games... Made his collegiate debut in the season-opening win against Florida A&M.. Finished with six points and three rebounds against the Rattlers... Tallied 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting with three rebounds and a pair of assists against San Jose State.. Scored 10 points with four rebounds against Grambling State... Earned the first start of his career against Louisiana College... Finished with 12 points and six rebounds against the Wildcats... Hampered by foul trouble early but rallied to post 10 points with seven rebounds and two assists in win at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi... Posted 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting and went 6-of-7 from the free throw line at Prairie View A&M... Recorded 10 points with a team-high six rebounds against Texas A&M... Buried a 3-pointer with less than nine seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime against Texas Southern... Finished with nine points, six rebounds and three assists in 35 minutes against the Tigers... Scored 22 points with four 3-pointers and added six rebounds against Louisiana-Lafayette... Honored as the C-USA Freshman of the Week following that performance... Nailed four free throws in the final 24.2 seconds to lead the Cougars to a 80-75 win... Forced a Panther turnover on a fastbreak with Houston clinging to a 4-point lead and just more than a minute remaining.... Named C-USA Freshman of the Week for the second time after that game... Scored 12 points on 6-of-11 shooting with seven rebounds against Texas-Pan American... Led all players with 28 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the field and a 13-of-17 performance from the free throw line against SMU... Also dished out two assists with a block in 39 minutes against the Mustangs... Led the Cougars with 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting with three rebounds and three assists at East Carolina... Finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds for the first double-double of his career against UCF... Added a team-high six assists against the Knights... Posted 15 points with five rebounds against Tulsa... Nailed two free throws late to ice the win against UAB... Totaled 10 points with five rebounds at SMU... Totaled 10 points with eight rebounds, six assists, three blocks and three steals against Tulane... Finished with 19 points, including three 3-pointers, with five rebounds, four assists and two steals against UTEP... Posted 16 points with a pair of assists at No. 21/19 Memphis... Scored 23 points, thanks to 5-of-6 shooting from the 3-point line, with six rebounds and four steals against Marshall. C-USA Championship: Scored 14 points with eight rebounds against Rice in the First Round... Gave the Cougars the lead for good after getting fouled while hitting a layup and being fouled.. Drained the ensuing free throw against the Owls... Totaled 12 points against UTEP in the Quarterfinals. CBI First Round: Drained the game-winning shot with 17 seconds left against Texas... Flirted with another triple-double with 11 points, nine rebounds, five assists, two steals and only one turnover in 32 minutes... Ignited Houston fans on the Cougars' first play, throwing down a monstrous dunk off an alley-oop from Joseph Young. CBI Quarterfinals: Scored 13 points with two rebounds and three assists at George Mason.
HIGHTOWER HIGH SCHOOL
Five-star recruit by Rivals.com and 4-star recruit by Scout.com... Ranked at No. 3 small forward nationally by ESPN... Ranked at No. 15 in the ESPNU 100... Ranked as the No. 26 prospect nationally in the Rivals 150... Played for Team USA West at the Nike Global Challenge... Competed for head coach David Green as a junior and for head coach Vincent Norman as a senior... Chose Houston over Georgetown, Ohio State, Baylor, Texas and Kansas. Senior (2011-12): Named to the prestigious Jordan Brand Classic... One of 10 finalists for the inaugural Guy V. Lewis Award, presented to the top player in the Greater Houston area... Was a McDonald's All-America nominee... Led the Hurricanes to a 29-9 overall record and a berth in the Regional championship game... Averaged 26.0 points, 6.2 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 1.3 blocks and 1.5 steals per game... Scored 29 points with 13 rebounds, four assists, two steals and two blocks in a playoff win against Bush High... Posted 19 of those points in the fourth quarter and overtime. Junior (2010-11): Was an All-District 23-5A First-Team honoree... Averaged 13.9 points with 5.4 rebounds, 1.5 steals, 1.1 blocks and 1.3 assists per game... Led Texas Pro AAU team to an overtime victory with 25 points against the Georgia Stars during summer play... Guided team to a 28-9 overall record and the Regional championship.
Full name is Danuel Kennedy House, Jr... Born June 7, 1993, in Houston... Son of Lisa and Danuel House, Sr... Undeclared major... First name is pronounced DAN-yul (as in Daniel).