Houston vs. Tulsa Gameday Blog- Archived
Nov. 10, 2012
7:43 p.m.Cougars fall 41-7.
7:25 p.m.And Houston is on the board - Crawford Jones finds Ryan Jackson for a 16-yard touchdown pass.
7:22 p.m.Muffed punt and Brannon Beasley recovers at the Tulsa 34.
7:17 p.m.Crawford Jones checks into the game, and throws a pick-six.
7:12 p.m.Tulsa tacks on a field goal with 9:13 left in the game. Houston trying to avoid their first home shutout since 1994, which took place at the Astrodome.
6:54 p.m.Tonight's attendance 25,827. End of the third quarter.
6:40 p.m.Tulsa opens their second half drive with a touchdown and Houston turns the ball over on downs on their first series.
6 p.m.Houston student-athletes repping for D.J.
5:48 p.m.End of the first half, Piland throws his first interception on a last-second heave.
5:31 p.m.Two defensive pass interference calls extend Tulsa's drive - both calls came on third downs as Tulsa added their second one-yard touchdown.
5:14 p.m.After lengthy review, play on the field stands. Tulsa grabs a 10-0 lead on a one-yard rushing touchdown by Alex Singleton.
5:05 p.m.Houston turns the ball over on downs at midfield on their first drive of the second quarter. Had a pass play called but good pressure from the outside forced Piland to tuck and run.
4:54 p.m.Everett Daniels comes up with his third sack of the year on third down, forces the Tulsa 29-yard field goal.
4:44 p.m.Thomas Bates has a four tackles, one TFL and two pass breakups - big TFL on third down to cause Tulsa's third punt.
4:42 p.m.Snap goes through Piland's hands and Houston has their first turnover. Tulsa runs for 23 yards on their first snap to get into Houston territory.
4:35 p.m.Matt Hogan pulls a 32-yard field goal attempt, his first under-40 miss of the year.
4:30 p.m.Zach McMillian rips off his third interception of the year, bounced off the receivers hands and he laid out for the grab. Houston ball at the Tulsa 32.
4:28 p.m.Richie Leone hits a 51-yard punt. It is his 15th punt this season of at least 50 yards.
4:20 p.m.Great play by Thomas Bates to make a break on the ball and break up the pass on third down. Tulsa punts to the Houston 12.
4:10 p.m.Daniel Spencer returns his first kickoff for a 34-yard gain. Houston offense goes three and out to start the game.
4:04 p.m.Houston wins the toss and elects to receive. Will defend the north end zone.
3:54 p.m.Almost kickoff time
3:47 p.m.A couple of number changes - Alex Cooper has moved to No. 82 and will play tight end. Wayne Beadle changed numbers to No. 36, him and Luke Stice (#37) play on the same special team units.
3:38 p.m.A couple of our specialists, Brandon Hartson and Richie Leone, modeling our special commemorative jerseys
3:28 p.m.From Ian Noble (@NobleIan99)
3:28 p.m.Love the new do by Phillip Steward
2:14 p.m.Check out the helmets for the game today.
1 p.m.Tailgating is going strong and we're live from the press box at Robertson Stadium.