Oct. 7, 2013
HOUSTON – Kickoff time for Houston-BYU on Oct. 19 has been set for 2:30 p.m. and the game will air on ABC, ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU The American Athletic Conference announced Monday. Network TV selection for the game will be announced following games on Oct. 12.
The two teams have never met and as Houston returns to Reliant Stadium for the third time of the 2013 season. The Cougars are 2-0 in the facility this season with wins over Southern and Rice.
Houston looks to remain undefeated and move to 5-0 as it returns to action this Saturday at 11 a.m., taking on Memphis at BBVA Compass Stadium. The game marks the first American Athletic Conference game in the city of Houston.
Houston currently sits atop The American standings with a league record of 1-0 while Memphis is 0-1 following a 24-17 loss to UCF on Saturday.
Houston fans can purchase three-game mini-plan packages beginning at $95. Fans can purchase a mini plan for a ticket to three of the five following home games – Oct. 12 vs. Memphis, Oct. 19 vs. BYU, Oct. 31 vs. USF, Nov. 23 vs. Cincinnati and Nov. 29 vs. SMU. Packages start at just $95 for a selection from games involving Memphis, USF, Cincinnati and SMU. For packages involving Houston’s game vs. BYU, the price is set at $105.
To purchase 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 purchase season tickets online by clicking here.