HOUSTON - Broadcast information for Houston's American Athletic Conference opener Saturday at Temple has been set. The game, with an 11 a.m. CDT kickoff, has been selected as The American's Game of the Week and will air on 29 affiliates throughout the nation, including Houston's KUBE and on ESPN3.com.
Fans in the Houston area can find the KUBE on channel 57 on AT&T Uverse, Direct TV, Dish Network and Digital and on channel 653 on Comcast.
KUBE will kick things off with a 30-minute pregame show hosted by Brooke Bentley and John Lopez at 10:30 a.m., before the Houston-Temple game from Philadelphia kicks off at 11 a.m. Eamon McAnaney will have the call on ESPN Regional with Anthony Becht serving as color analyst and Brooke Weisbrod reporting from the sidelines.
Houston fans can also catch the action via radio on Houston's flagship station, SportsTalk 790. Action on 790 AM kicks off at 9:30 a.m. with the Houston Football pregame show hosted by Matt Thomas. Kevin Eschenfelder will be on the call with Ted Pardee (color analyst) and Jeremy Branham (sideline) joining him on your radio dial. All-Access subscribers on UHCougars.com can also listen in to the radio broadcast via UHCougars.com All-Access.
Other ESPN Regional affiliates in Texas that will be carrying the game include KTXD in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, KCWX in San Antonio, KCEN in the Waco-Temple-Bryan area and KCEB in the Tyler-Longview-Lufkin area. A full list of affiliates can be found here.
ESPN3.com will not be available in the following areas covered by Regional Sports Networks that will be showing the Houston-Temple game: Baltimore (MASN), Denver (Altitude), Hartford/New Haven (SNY), New Orleans (Cox), New York (SNY) and Tampa (Brighthouse).
FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS & PARKING
Fans can purchase season tickets covering seven games for as low as $160. Families can also enjoy the Memorial Hermann Family Plan for only $319. Under the Memorial Hermann Family Plan, fans will receive two adult and two youth General Admission tickets with additional youth tickets costing only $80 each.
To renew and purchase season tickets, fans can call 713-GO-COOGS (462-6647) or 877-COUGAR-5 (268-4275) or visit the Athletics Ticket Office, located on the first floor of the Athletics/Alumni Center from 8 a.m., to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Fans can also renew season tickets for the 2013 season online by clicking here.
To make a specific seating request for 2013, (i.e., seating with a particular individual/group or field proximity) please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any additional questions, please contact Cougar Pride at 713-743-GoUH (4684) or email email@example.com.