Houston Football (4-0, 1-0 American) will welcome in-state rival SMU (1-4, 0-1 American) to TDECU Stadium at 7 p.m. Thursday for its conference home opener. The game is slated to air nationally on ESPN2 and on KPRC 950 AM in Houston.
Houston will receive national exposure as it faces in-state rival SMU on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. on ESPN2. With classes in session, entry in a limited number of game day lots is being slightly delayed and Houston fans wearing red will be allowed to ride METRO Rail's Purple Line free of charge Thursday.
Houston quarterback Greg Ward Jr. was named The American Athletic Conference's Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in Houston's 38-24 win at Tulsa.
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Houston Football held its weekly press conference and Head Coach Tom Herman and student-athletes Greg Ward Jr., Chance Allen and Steven Taylor addressed the local media as the attention turns to SMU this Thursday inside TDECU Stadium.