One of 29 players to compete in all 14 games... hauled in an 8-yard touchdown catch early in the third quarter against Northwestern State during the season opener... finished with two catches for 31 yards against the Demons... recorded seven catches for 63 yards at C-USA rival UTEP... added two catches for 52 yards, including a long of 37 yards, at Mississippi State... led the Cougars with six catches for 84 yards at C-USA rival Tulane... snared a 15-yard touchdown late in the fourth quarter at C-USA rival UCF... finished with four catches for 60 yards against the Knights... recorded six catches for 98 yards and a touchdown against C-USA rival Memphis... hauled in a 4-yard touchdown pass early in the second quarter against the Tigers. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl: Tied a Houston single-season record with 14 games played against Air Force.
Competed in all 12 games with eight starts, including each of the last five games of the regular season... finished with five catches for 84 yards against Southern during the season opener... also blocked a punt and returned a punt against the Jaguars... hauled in a 38-yard touchdown catch early in the third quarter against C-USA rival Tulane during the annual Homecoming game... finished with two catches for 51 yards against the Green Wave... Recorded eight catches for 65 yards in the Cougars' come-from-behind win over C-USA rival UTEP. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl: Tied for game-high honors with five catches, adding 19 yards against Air Force.
REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2007)
Appeared in 10 games with a start against Texas Southern... regular contributor on special teams... made his collegiate debut against Colorado State in the Cougars' home opener... made his first catch a memorable one... hauled in a 24-yard touchdown pass from Anthony Alridge to give UH a 17-point lead at halftime against SMU... made his first career start against Texas Southern during the regular-season finale.
Sat out as a redshirt.
Competed at Texas Lutheran but left after the fall semester... Posted three catches for 120 yards.
WARREN HIGH SCHOOL
Led team to a 7-3 record as a senior... twice named Second-Team All-District... picked up Honorable Mention accolades as a sophomore... was the district champion in the triple jump... named the WHS Track MVP... also played basketball... a member of the English Honor Society.
Full name is Chaz Reynoldo Rodriquez... born Nov. 10, 1986, in Frankfurt, Germany... son of Karen "Shea" Patterson of San Antonio... enjoys working on cars in his spare time... nickname is "Ceasar"... majoring in consumer sciences and merchandising.
Chaz Rodriguez' Career Bests
Receptions: 8, vs. UTEP (11-22-08)
Receiving Yards: 98, vs. Memphis (11-21-09)
Touchdown Receptions: 1, done five times; Most recently vs. Memphis (11-21-09)
Long Reception: 38, vs. Tulane (11-8-08)
Blocked Kicks: 1 (PAT), vs. Southern (8-30-08)