Greg Ward Jr. threw for 273 yards and ran for 182 yards with three touchdowns, breaking the school record for rushing yards by a quarterback, to help lead Houston to a 38-24 victory over Tulsa on Saturday.
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.
With Houston Football hitting the road to Tulsa on Saturday, UH fans are invited to a number of official UH watch parties in the Houston area. Houston faces the Golden Hurricane at 11 a.m. (CST) Saturday in a game that will air on CBS Sports Network and KPRC 950 AM.
Explore senior offensive lineman Alex Cooper's journey from the Bahamas to the University of Houston in today's CHAMPIONS FOR LIFE feature.
Houston cornerback William Jackson III has been named The American Athletic Conference's Defensive Player of the Week while quarterback Greg Ward Jr. was named to the league's weekly Honor Roll for their performances in Houston's 59-14 win over Texas State.