After its first bye week of the season, Houston returns to action Saturday in the Bayou Bucket
Cougars travel to Philadelphia, Pa. for the first ever American Conference game
Ryan Jackson rushed for 129 yards and two touchdowns.
Houston 40, Tulane 17
Senior (2012): Started 11 of 12 games at middle linebacker ... finished fourth on the team with 112 tackles ... second on the team and led all linebackers with eight pass breakups ... had six games with at least 10 tackles including a career-high 18 stops against Tulsa ... had multiple tackles for loss in three games including two sacks at Marshall ... broke up a career-high five passes vs. Tulane ... recovered first career fumble at East Carolina.
Junior (2011): Played in 13 games and finished with 38 total tackles ... Had 3.5 tackles for loss ... Forced a fumble at Tulane ... Had five stops in that win over the Green Wave ... Had seven tackles and 1.5 TFLs in the win over Georgia State.
Junior College: Three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... SWJC Second-Team All-Conference ... played in 11 games, leading the team with 103 tackles and had five quarterback sacks in 2010 ... Led SWJC in tackles ... Also recorded five pass break ups and an interception for a 43-yard touchdown return ... Played in eight games, recording 50 tackles and three sacks in 2009 ... junior college coach was Brad Smiley ... Chose UH over Marshall.
High School: Registered 119 tackles, three passes defended and one forced fumble as a senior.
Personal: Full give name is Everett Rakeen Daniels ... Born March 1, 1991 ... Son of Rosa Daniels and Anthony Modkins.
Daniels' Career Bests