Jan. 6, 2013
HOUSTON - As the University of Houston Men's Basketball team prepares for the start of Conference USA play, fans can learn the latest information by tuning in to The James Dickey Show on SportsTalk 790 AM, beginning Monday evening.
The weekly radio show will air live from 7 to 8 p.m., on SportsTalk 790 AM on Mondays for the rest of the Men's Basketball season. Fans also can hear the show live on UHCougars.com by signing up for Cougar All-Access. A monthly or annual charge is required when signing up for Cougar All-Access.
Dickey will join host Jeremy Branham each week. Monday's first show of the 2012-13 season will air at the SportsTalk 790 AM studio. All remaining shows will air from Baker Street Pub & Grill (5510 Morningside, Houston, 77005), and fans are invited to join Dickey and Branham at that restaurant for great food and fun times.
Dickey and Branham will discuss the latest news in Houston Men's Basketball, recap recent games, look ahead to upcoming contests and discuss the world of college basketball and college athletics.
Fans can call into the show and talk with Dickey and Branham by calling 877-477-9080. Fans also are invited to submit their questions to the show through Houston Men's Basketball official Twitter account at @UHCougarMBK.
7 to 8 p.m., Mondays during Conference USA season
Date Radio Station Show Location Jan. 7 SportsTalk 790 AM SportsTalk 790 studio Jan. 14 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill Jan. 21 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill Jan. 28 950 AM KPRC Baker Street Pub & Grill Feb. 4 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill Feb. 11 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill Feb. 18 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill Feb. 25 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill March 4 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill March 11 Show date, time and location TBA due to Conference USA Championship March 18 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & Grill March 25 SportsTalk 790 AM Baker Street Pub & GrillUP NEXT
The Cougars open Conference USA play and wrap up their season-long, six-game homestand when they meet SMU at 7 p.m., Wednesday, inside Hofheinz Pavilion. Following the SMU contest, Houston continues its C-USA slate when it travels to Hattiesburg, Miss., to face C-USA rival Southern Miss at 2 p.m., Saturday.
From there, the team returns to the friendly confines of Hofheinz Pavilion when it meets league-rival UCF at 5 p.m., Jan. 19. That will be the start of a brief, three-game homestand with Tulsa (Jan. 23) and UAB (Jan. 26) to follow.
Single-game tickets for all remaining home games and a variety of ticket packs to suit any budget are on sale now. To purchase tickets, fans can call 713-GO-COOGS (462-6647) or 877-COUGAR-5 (268-4275) or visit the Athletics Ticket Office, located on the first floor of the Athletics/Alumni Center from 8 a.m., to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, or by online at UHCougars.com.
Fans can buy tickets 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by clicking the red and white Tickets tab at UHCougars.com and following the appropriate links or by clicking here.
To secure parking spaces and to support student-athlete scholarships through Cougar Pride for the upcoming season, fans should contact Cougar Pride at 713-743-GOUH or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Fans also can visit UHCougars.com and click the Cougar Pride tab for more information or click here.