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American Athletic Conference Announces Division Alignment for 2015

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 2 weeks ago
The American Athletic Conference has announced its new divisional alignment for the 2015 season. With Navy set to join the league in 2015, the American Athletic Conference will have 12 teams and will play a championship game on a campus site at the end of the year.Here are the divisional breakdowns for 2015 and beyond:EastWestCincinnatiHoustonEast CarolinaMemphisTempleNavyUCFSMUUConnTulaneSouth...

2014 College Football Rankings: #69 Houston

By Athlon Sports, 1 month 2 weeks ago
The 2014 college football season starts on Aug. 27 and continues into mid-January with the first edition of the four-team playoff. Athlon Sports is counting down until kickoff with projections and previews for all 128 FBS teams. Here is our team preview for No. 69 Houston.Previewing Houston’s Offense for 2014:The Cougars are loaded with skill players who could comprise the American...

Houston, Levine agree on new 5-year deal

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 3 weeks ago
Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The University of Houston and head football coach Tony Levine reached an agreement on a new five-year contract Tuesday.The new pact will replace the old five-year deal Levine signed prior to the 2012 campaign."We are pleased Coach Levine has agreed to a new five-year agreement. Under Tony's leadership, our football program's on-field accolades and performances...

Early American Athletic Conference Football Predictions for 2014

By Steven Lassan, 6 months 1 day ago
The American Athletic Conference has experienced several changes over the last few years. Of course, the biggest is a name change. The Big East is only a basketball conference, with the football schools rebranded under the American Athletic Conference label.Outside of the name, the biggest change has been the programs in the conference. Louisville, Syracuse and Pittsburgh departed the old Big...

Recap: Houston vs. Vanderbilt

By Anonymous (not verified), 6 months 1 week ago
Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordan Matthews, a first-team All-SEC selection and the league's all-time leader in both receptions and receiving yards, had five catches for 143 yards and two touchdowns to lead Vanderbilt to a 41-24 victory over Houston in the BBVA Compass Bowl on Saturday.The dual-threat back system was in full effect for Vandy as Jerron Seymour rushed for 89 yards and a...

BBVA Compass Bowl Preview and Prediction: Vanderbilt vs. Houston

By Mitch Light, 6 months 1 week ago
Vanderbilt is headed to a bowl game for the third straight season and will be making its first trip to an out-of-state postseason game since the 1982 Commodores played in the Hall of Fame Bowl at Legion Field in Birmingham. James Franklin’s team struggled early in the season — the Dores were 3–3 overall (0–3 in the SEC) after six games — but won five of its last six...

Vanderbilt and Houston duke it out in BBVA Compass Bowl

By Anonymous (not verified), 6 months 1 week ago
Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - The eighth annual BBVA Compass Bowl is set for Saturday afternoon at Legion Field, as the Vanderbilt Commodores take on the Houston Cougars.Vanderbilt's season started off rather modestly, getting out to just a 3-3 record in the first six games, but the squad caught fire down the stretch with wins in five of its last six, including four in a row to close out...

Vanderbilt (8-4) vs. Houston (8-4) (ET)

By Anonymous (not verified), 6 months 1 week ago
GAME NOTES: The eighth annual BBVA Compass Bowl is set for Saturday afternoon at Legion Field, as the Vanderbilt Commodores take on the Houston Cougars.Vanderbilt's season started off rather modestly, getting out to just a 3-3 record in the first six games, but the squad caught fire down the stretch with wins in five of its last six, including four in a row to close out the regular season. The...

NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- BBVA Compass Bowl

By Anonymous (not verified), 6 months 2 weeks ago
NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- BBVA Compass Bowl Vanderbilt Commodores:== Aug 29 - L vs. Ole Miss, 35-39== Sep 7 - W vs. Austin Peay, 38-3== Sep 14 - L at So Carolina, 25-35== Sep 21 - W at Massachusetts, 24-7== Sep 28 - W vs. UAB, 52-24== Oct 5 - L vs. Missouri, 28-51== Oct 12 - Open== Oct 19 - W vs....

Recap: Houston vs. SMU

By Anonymous (not verified), 7 months 2 weeks ago
Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - John O'Korn threw two touchdown passes as the Houston Cougars closed out their regular season with a 34-0 victory over the SMU Mustangs at Reliant Stadium.O'Korn completed 25-of-41 passes for 245 yards and two interceptions for the Cougars (8-4, 5-3 AAC), who snapped a three-game skid.Daniel Spencer caught seven passes for 100 yards and a score, Greg Ward Jr....