HOUSTON -- As the 2017-18 season draws closer, University of Houston Men's Basketball fans are invited to purchase a limited number of floor seats, which became available Wednesday.
Season floor seats can be purchased for $1,000 each. Fans can buy floor season tickets by calling the Houston Athletics Ticket Office at 713-GO-COOGS (462-6647) or by clicking here.
The Cougars begin their 2017-18 season when they face Angelo State at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 5, inside Health & PE Arena on the campus of Texas Southern University in an exhibition game. That game is FREE and open to the public.
Houston opens the regular season at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 10, against McNeese inside H&PE Arena. It will be the first of 15 regular-season home games in Houston.
Under the leadership of Head Coach Kelvin Sampson, the Cougars return five lettermen and three starters from the 2016-17 team, which posted its second straight 21-win season and advanced to the NIT for the second straight year.
Senior guard Rob Gray, who led the Cougars and the American Athletic Conference with 20.6 points per game in 2016-17, recently was named to the Preseason All-American Athletic Conference First Team and was one of 20 guards nationally to be named to the Jerry West Award Watch List.
The Cougars, who recently defeated No. 24 Baylor, 81-78, in a Hurricane Harvey relief exhibition game, welcome eight newcomers to the team.
Season tickets for 15 regular-season games and a Nov. 5 exhibition against Angelo State inside H&PE Arena on the campus of Texas Southern begin as low as $100. Fans can purchase season tickets online at UHCougars.com/tickets or by calling the Athletics Ticket Office at 713-GO-COOGS (462-6647).
JOIN the 50-50-CLUB
Fans are invited to join the 50-50 Club to support Houston Men's Basketball. 50-50 Club members help fund program necessities and enhance the experience for our student-athletes.
Fans who join the 50-50 Club will receive embroidered team apparel, a signed basketball, invitations to practice, a tour of the $25 million Guy V. Lewis Development Facility, regular updates about the program and much more.
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 or by visiting the team's Instagram page at UHCougarMBK.