Jan. 31, 2011
With NCAA Football National Letter of Intent Signing Day just two days away, the University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announces improved and extensive coverage of the 2011 National Letter of Intent Football Signing Day on the official website, UHCougars.com. Fans will get an inside look at the Houston "recruiting headquarters" on Wednesday, Feb. 2, beginning at 7 a.m. CT.
BLOG: The events will start with an interactive blog that accounts the day's happenings beginning at 7 a.m. CT. Get all the news from within the football offices as well as up-to-the-minute details of incoming letters of intent from the Class of 2011. The blog format will allow the readers to ask questions and make comments simultaneously with the postings.
CHATS: Fans will have opportunities to talk directly with UH assistant coaches during the day with each coach sitting in on the blog for 30-minute periods beginning at 8 a.m.
VIDEOS: A video spotlighting each recruit will be posted as the NLI arrives at the football office. Meet the two junior college signees who are already on the UH campus in a feature video at 10 a.m. Highlights of the hectic morning of signing day with the Cougar coaching staff from inside the recruiting headquarters will be featured at 2 p.m.
Kevin Sumlin's video comments on the Class of 2011 will be posted to UHCougars.com at 4:30 p.m. Log on to UHCougars.com throughout the day to view photos, biographies and video highlights of all the members of the Class of 2011.
2011 SIGNING DAY SCHEDULE 7 a.m. BLOG: "Signing Day" (leading up to press conference) 7 a.m.-TBD Signee highlight videos (posted as NLIs arrive) 8 a.m. CHAT: Chat with all nine assistant coaches in 30-minute sessions on the blog beginning at 8 a.m. 10 a.m. VIDEO: "Meet Chevy Bennett and D.J. Hayden" 2 p.m. VIDEO "Look Inside Recruiting Headquarters" 4:30 p.m. Coach Sumlin Comments (video available)