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2018 Schedule
3-1, 1st in American

Gray's 23 lead Houston past Wake Forest, 78-73

Rob Gray scored six of his 23 points during a late 8-0 run for Houston that broke a tie and the Cougars beat Wake Forest 78-73 in the fifth-place game of the Paradise Jam on Sunday.

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13dJeff Borzello

Not everyone made it to opening night

The opening night of college basketball was about which players didn't suit up or barely played -- and what that might mean moving forward.

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27dJohn Gasaway

American preview: The conference has a new face

The American has struggled in March over the past few seasons. Enter Wichita State, which won't just help in the first week of the NCAA tournament but possibly far, far beyond.

Paul Carcaterra ESPN Reporter 

Many believe Houston's Ed Oliver is the best Defensive Lineman in College Football. ESPN's Paul Carcaterra spends time with Ed, as well as brother and teammate Marcus Oliver.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Espn 100 Nate Hinton makes his pledge to Kelvin Sampson and the Houston Cougars. Hinton has an all-around scoring game. Hinton had a strong summer campaign and is a big recruit for the Cougars.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 small forward Nate Hinton commits to Houston. No. 95 in 2018.

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UH jerseys to have 'Houston' instead of names

The Houston Cougars will pay tribute to those affected by Hurricane Harvey by replacing the nameplate on their jerseys with a "Houston" patch for Saturday's game against fellow Bayou City school Rice.

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75dMark Schlabach

Houston gets NCAA OK to aid Harvey victims

University of Houston officials have been granted a special waiver by the NCAA to begin distributing donated T-shirts and shoes to people affected by Hurricane Harvey. Cougars men's basketball coach Kelvin Sampson started the campaign on Twitter.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston basketball coach Kelvin Sampson estimated Monday that the T-shirt and shoe donation drive that he started on Twitter for Hurricane Harvey victims last week will bring in a projected 125,000 T-shirts and 20,000 pairs of shoes donated from other colleges.

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.8Tied-169th
Rebounds Per Game42.0Tied-46th
Assists Per Game16.8Tied-73rd
Points Allowed69.0Tied-131st

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Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record26-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances19