HOUSTON - University of Houston Men's Basketball fans are invited to join head coach Kelvin Sampson at his radio show beginning Monday evening.
The weekly radio show will broadcast from 7 to 8 p.m., Mondays on KPRC 950 AM, live from Fuddruckers (3929 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 77027) for nine weeks. Houston play-by-play announcer Matt Thomas will host the show and join Sampson and a selected student-athlete each week to discuss the latest news from Houston Basketball and college athletics.
Fans also can hear the show by visiting UHCougars.com and following the appropriate links. A subscription to Houston All-Access is required to hear the radio show live on the internet.
Fans can participate in the show by joining Sampson and Thomas in person and asking questions at Fuddruckers, by tweeting questions to @UHCougarMBK or by leaving questions on the Houston Cougar Men's Hoops Facebook page.
|Monday, Jan. 5||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Jan. 12||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Jan. 19||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Jan. 26||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 2||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 9||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 23||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, March 2||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, March 9||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
After squaring off against Tulsa on Sunday afternoon in Oklahoma, Sampson and his Cougars return to Houston to play host to American Athletic Conference rival UCF at 6 p.m., Tuesday, inside Hofheinz Pavilion. Fans should note the earlier weekday tip time to accommodate the television broadcast.
Tuesday's game will be part of Los Coogs Night as we celebrate Hispanic heritage. The first 100 fans in attendance at Tuesday's game will receive a free Los Coogs t-shirt with other related in-game elements as part of the celebration.
Fans can hear Tuesday's game live on KPRC 950 AM with Matt Thomas calling the action and Hall of Famer Elvin Hayes providing analysis. The pregame show begins at 5:45 p.m.
Fans also can hear the radio broadcast online by visiting UHCougars.com and following the appropriate links to Houston All-Access or by clicking here. A Houston All-Access subscription is required to listen to the game online.
Fans can watch Tuesday's game live on ESPNews, by visiting WatchESPN.com and following the appropriate links or by clicking here with Mike Crispin calling the play-by-play and Fran Fraschilla providing analysis.
Fans can follow live stats by clicking the GameTracker link at UHCougars.com or by clicking here.
BUY TICKETS NOW
Fans have a variety of tickets options to accommodate any budget. Group tickets, mini-plans and single-game tickets are on sale now. For complete tickets information, fans can visit uhcougars.com/mbbtickets and follow the appropriate links or by clicking here.
To purchase tickets, fans can call 713-GO-COOGS (462-6647) or visit the Athletics Ticket Office from 10 a.m., to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. To purchase tickets in person, fans can visit the Athletics Ticket Office located on the northeast corner of TDECU Stadium, just outside of Gate 1 off Cullen Boulevard. Parking is available in the TDECU Stadium parking garage with the first 30 minutes free of charge.
All UH main campus students are admitted FREE to regular-season Men's Basketball home games with a valid student ID.
Fans also have a choice of a pair of mini plans when choosing their ticket options. With the Conference Pack, fans can purchase tickets to each of the Cougars' nine American Athletic Conference home games inside Hofheinz Pavilion, starting at only $8 per game in the Reserved 3 section.
Fans can choose the 3-Point Pack and pick any three of the Cougars' 17 regular-season home games with prices starting as low as $9 per game in the Reserved 3 section.
Tickets for groups of 10 or more can be purchased for as low as $9 per ticket in Reserved 3 (Section 101-102, 115-116, 126-128) for 17 regular-season home games inside Hofheinz Pavilion. Groups of 10 or more can buy tickets for only $14 per ticket in the Reserved 2 (Sections 103-104, 109-111, 117-119 and 124-125), while Reserved 3 seats (Section 105-108, 120-123) are available at $19 per ticket.
The ticket cost per person falls even more for groups of 25 or more. Group administrators are encouraged to call or visit the Athletics Ticket Office soon to secure their seats.
For a map of Hofheinz Pavilion group seating sections and prices, fans can click here. Fans can purchase group tickets online by visiting UHCougars.com and following the appropriate links or by clicking here, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Single-game tickets can be purchased for as low as $10 per game in the Reserved 3 section inside Hofheinz Pavilion. Fans can buy single-tickets in Reserved 2 for only $15 with tickets in Reserved 1 going for $20 per game.
Fans can receive the latest news and notes by following @UHCougarMBK on Twitter. Fans also can discuss the latest Houston Men's Basketball news and notes on the team's Facebook page by clicking LIKE at HoustonCougarMensHoops.