HOUSTON – University of Houston Men’s Basketball Head Coach Kelvin Sampson will begin his weekly television and radio shows, starting Monday, Jan. 4.
For the remainder of the 2016 regular season, Sampson will meet with hosts each week to talk about the latest news in Houston Men’s Basketball. Fans are invited to check their local listings and tune in.
KELVIN SAMPSON RADIO SHOW
The first edition of the Kelvin Sampson Show will air at 7 p.m., Monday, live from Fuddruckers (3929 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 77027).
Each week during the 2016 American Athletic Conference season, Sampson will join host Matt Thomas at Fudduckers to look back at recent games, preview upcoming contests and discuss the latest news in Houston Men’s Basketball and Houston Athletics.
Fans are invited to join the show at Fuddruckers at 7 p.m., on selected days or listen on KPRC 950 AM. Fans can participate in the show by asking questions in person at the restaurant, by tweeting questions to @UHCougarMBK or by asking questions on the HoustonCougarMensHoops Facebook page.
|Monday, Jan. 4||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Jan. 11||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Wednesday, Jan. 20||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Jan. 25||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Tuesday, Feb. 2||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 8||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 15||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 22||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, Feb. 29||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
|Monday, March 7||7-8 p.m.||Kelvin Sampson Show||KPRC 950 AM|
KELVIN SAMPSON TELEVISION SHOW
Sampson will begin filming the first edition of the Kelvin Sampson Show on Monday with the first show airing at 5:30 p.m., Jan. 6, on ROOT Sports.
Sampson will join host Kevin Eschenfelder each week inside Hofheinz Pavilion and the new Guy V. Lewis Basketball Center to discuss recent and upcoming games and talk about the latest news in Houston Men’s Basketball.
If they miss the first first-run Kelvin Sampson Show of the year, fans can check out repeat episodes at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday; 1:30 a.m., Thursday; 5 p.m., Friday and 12:30 p.m., Saturday on ROOT Sports.
A new edition of the Kelvin Sampson Show will air each week with times and dates announced soon. Fans should check their local listings for future first-run and repeat episodes each week.
|Wednesday Jan. 6||5 p.m.||ROOT Sports|
|Wednesday, Jan. 6||7:30 p.m.||ROOT Sports|
|Thursday, Jan. 7||1:30 a.m.||ROOT Sports|
|Friday, Jan. 8||5 p.m.||ROOT Sports|
|Saturday, Jan. 9||12:30 p.m.||ROOT Sports|
Houston fans can find ROOT Sports in Houston on AT&T U-verse channels 758 in SD and 1758 in HD, on DIRECTV channel 674 and on Comcast channels 39 in SD and 639 in HD. The network's programming schedule is available on ROOTSports.com
In addition to ROOT Sports in Houston, DIRECTV also operates three other ROOT Sports networks in Pittsburgh, Denver and Seattle.
Fans should note that the broadcast schedule is subject to change.
The Cougars return to the friendly confines to open American Athletic Conference play inside Hofheinz Pavilion against Tulane at 8 p.m., Tuesday, in a game presented by Maintenance Supply Headquarters. That game can be seen on ESPNU and heard on KPRC 950 AM.
From there, the Cougars take a break before hitting the road to meet No. 22/23 Cincinnati at 6 p.m. (CST), Jan. 13, inside Fifth Third Arena. That game can be seen on ESPNU and heard on KPRC 950 AM.
HOW TO ORDER TICKETS
Fans have a variety of ticket options to accommodate any budget. Season tickets, group tickets, single-game tickets and 3-Point Packs are on sale now. To purchase tickets or for complete information, fans can visit uhcougars.com/tickets and follow the appropriate links or click here.
Fans also 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.
Current University of Houston students are admitted free to ALL Houston Men's Basketball game when presenting a valid ID at the doors.
Single-game tickets for Houston Men’s Basketball’s 2015-16 season begin at only $5 per game. Fans can purchase General Admission single-game tickets for only $5, while Reserved 2 seating is available for only $10 per game. Fans may buy Reserved 1 single-game tickets for $15 per ticket.
Fans can purchase single-game tickets by clicking here.
Fans can purchase tickets to any three remaining home games in the 3-Point Pack. Reserved 1 seating for the 3-Point Pack can be purchased for $40 with Reserved seating available for only $30.
Fans can purchase the 3-Point Pack by clicking here.
Tickets for groups of 10-24 or more can be purchased for as low as $12 per ticket in Reserved 2 for 18 regular-season home games inside Hofheinz Pavilion. Groups of more than 25 people can buy Reserved 2 tickets for only $10 per ticket
Groups of 10-24 can buy tickets for only $10 per ticket in Reserved 2 with prices plummeting to only $6 per ticket for groups of 25 or more.
Administrators can find more information about group tickets seating and pricing by clicking here.
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.