A Day in Our Life with UH Football

On a day in which storms held off til game's end, the UH defense held off the Memphis Tigers as the young Cougar offense sputtered through a tough day in the learning process.

On a day in which storms held off til game’s end, the UH defense held off the Memphis Tigers as the young Cougar offense sputtered through a tough day in the learning process at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston.

Memphis 15
(1-4, 0-2 AAC)

Houston 25
(5-0, 2-0 AAC)
Coverage: ESPNews

11:00 AM CT, October 12, 2013

BBVA COMPASS STADIUM, HOUSTON, TX

QUARTERS> 1 2 3 4 ~ FINAL
MEMPHIS 3 6 6 0 ~ 15
HOUSTON 7 3 8 7 ~ 25

Top Performers:

Passing: J. O’Korn (HOU) – 198 YDS, 1 TD
Rushing: K. Farrow (HOU) – 15 CAR, 33 YDS, 2 TD
Receiving: M. Frazier (MEM) – 5 REC, 81 YDS

The 20,000 capacity soccer stadium was only about half full for a UH football game that started at 11:00 AM.

The 20,000 capacity soccer stadium was only about half full for a UH football game that started at 11:00 AM.

In spite of the light turnout, the involved Cougar student body was there in full.

In spite of the light turnout, the involved Cougar student body was there in full.

And Shasta the Cougar masot prowled the sidelines.

And Shasta the Cougar mascot prowled the sidelines.

... as did Shasta's girl friend, Missy Shasta.

… as did Shasta’s girl friend, Missy Shasta, student spirit groups, and an assortment of beautiful cheerleader/acrobats.

The Coogs came ready ...

The Coogs came ready …

... and the UH defense played hard, forcing 4 fumble recoveries to pace their national leadership in positive turover ratios.

… and the UH defense played hard, forcing 4 fumble recoveries to pace their national leadership in positive turnover ratios.

A beautiful UH cheerleader appealed to Cougar fans to get their voices into the game behind UH - and we all gave it our best shout!

A beautiful UH cheerleader appealed to Cougar fans to get their voices into the game behind UH – and we all gave it our best shout!

A great day was enjoyed by UH Cougars everywhere.

A great day was enjoyed by UH Cougars everywhere.

It was a day in which our defense reminded us that Wade Phillips is one of us.

It was a day in which our defense reminded us that Wade Phillips is one of us.

It was a day in which UH alums again were reminded by all the spirited young people around us of the "can do" heart that beats within us all.

It was a day in which UH alums again were reminded by all the spirited young people around us of the “can do” heart that beats within us all.

It was a day in which one step upon the old UH campus would have reminded us all of where we each started our separate, but joined journeys in life.

It was a day in which one step upon the old UH campus would have reminded us all of where we each started our separate, but joined journeys in life.

Have  nice Sunday, everybody. – And “Eat ‘Em Up, Cougars!”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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