Oklahoma football: Why covering a return off a missed field goals is so difficult - NewsOK.com

Houston cornerback Brandon Wilson is cheered by the bench as he returns an Austin Seibert missed field goal for a touchdown against Oklahoma in the second half of the Cougars' 33-23 victory Saturday in Houston. (AP Photo). NORMAN — Once Austin ...

Jenni Carlson: Why Oklahoma's hopes of making the CFP aren't dead yet - NewsOK.com

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield (6) walks away after fumbling during the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Houston Cougars at NRG Stadium in Houston, Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016. Houston ...

Scene Setter: Oklahoma vs. ULM - Soonersports.com

For 122 years they've played football on this land. Tonight, for the first time ever, Oklahoma football is an unbroken circle. It's football time in Oklahoma. Watch. Game Primer: OU vs. ULM. Oklahoma opens its 2016 home season when it hosts ULM ...

UH's Tom Herman sees things to improve after upset of Oklahoma - Houston Chronicle

jumping for joy: UH's defense celebrates a stop in Saturday's victory over Oklahoma that allowed the Cougars to pick up where they left off from their 13-1 season in 2015. Photo: Elizabeth Conley, Staff. Image 2 of 2. Texas head coach Charlie Strong is ...

Oklahoma Bombarded by Explosive, Determined Houston Offense - Stormin' In Norman

If you're an Oklahoma fan, there's no way around it: this year's edition of Sooner football has big-time problems – on both sides of the ball. Sep 3, 2016; Houston, TX, USA; Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon (25) rushes for a touchdown against ...

Johnny Manziel is pursuing Texas A&M degree from LA, taking online classes - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Former Texas A&M Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel receives his Aggie Ring from his academic advisor Lee Hood, left, and Portner Garner III, president and CEO of the Association of Former Students during halftime of the Southwest Classic football game ...

Houston 33, Oklahoma 23 — 4 Winners, 4 Losers, #HTownTakeover Edition - Houston Press

In a journey that dates back to November of last season, and whose multilayered story lines would serve HBO just as well as they'd serve ESPN, here is the highest compliment that I can pay to head coach Tom Herman and the University of Houston Cougars ...

The Cougars rout the mighty Sooners - The Venture

In Muhammad Ali fashion, the Houston Cougars shocked the college football world by sending a clear message: “We are the real deal.” The Cougars faced the program's biggest challenge in the season opener in the form of No.3 Oklahoma Sooners– one of ...

Marquee matchups gave college football one of its best opening weekends in recent years - Los Angeles Times

A hint of defiance marked Bob Stoops' voice as he spoke from the podium. His third-ranked Oklahoma Sooners had just lost their season opener, upset by No. 15 Houston, and Stoops kept that trademark white visor tugged down tightly over his eyes. “I've ...

Is Tom Herman loyal to Houston? Here's what he texted Mack Brown after the Cougars beat Oklahoma - Dallas Morning News (blog)

University of Houston football head coach Tom Herman make an announcement to the high school students during a football satellite camp jointly hosted by Texas A&M and University of Houston at Lancaster High School on June 9, 2016 in Lancaster, Texas.

College Football Playoff debate starts early with Houston win - New York Post

Brandon Wilson returns a missed field goal for a touchdown to help lead Houston past Oklahoma 33-23 on Saturday. AP. MORE FROM: Zach Braziller. Zach Braziller. Oscar De La Hoya: Mayweather-McGregor may ruin boxing forever · Victor Cruz signs with ...

Oklahoma Sooners Football: The “What-If” Game - Crimson and Cream Machine

More than most weeks, yesterday's loss to Houston had several clear turning points. Here are five moments that swung the game. by Graham Dudley Sep 4, 2016, 3:55pm CDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images. The Oklahoma ...

Tom Herman has 5 million reasons to get Houston into the Big 12 - CBS sports.com (blog)

Whether Tom Herman is Houston's coach in 2017 might depend on whether the Cougars are a member of the Big 12 by then. Thus, another layer has been added to Houston's convincing 33-23 win over Oklahoma on Saturday. The Cougars' neutral site ...

Get Ready for Houston Playoff Hype to Dominate the Season After the Cougars' Upset of Oklahoma - The Ringer (blog)

It turned out the only obstacle that nearly upended Houston on Saturday was one of its own players. As Cougars cornerback Brandon Wilson returned a missed field goal from the very back of the end zone midway through the third quarter, eluding Oklahoma ...

In Rout of Oklahoma, Cougars Make Convincing Case For Big XII - Houston Press

Tom Herman couldn't have been any clearer on Saturday. Houston's 33-23 win over Oklahoma was not a statement game, according to the Cougars head coach. The Cougars, he said, weren't sending any messages. A team doesn't have to when it trains and ...

College football roundup: Houston upsets No. 3 Oklahoma - The Boston Globe

Brandon Wilson went end line to end zone to score a touchdown with an Oklahoma missed field goal and No. 15 Houston beat the third-ranked visiting Sooners, 33-23, Saturday, looking every bit ready to compete in the Big 12. Regardless of whether ...

Bohls: Houston serves notice to Big 12 with decisive win over Oklahoma - MyStatesman.com

With what transpired in a shocking season-opener between two Top 25 teams Houston and Oklahoma at sold-out NRG Stadium, this much was made abundantly clear. The Cougars belong. Where? Everywhere. As an elite Top 10 team and legit national ...

Houston Deserves a Top Four Ranking Right Now - PaperCity Magazine (press release) (blog)

The University of Houston vs. Oklahoma game brought the stars out for the coin toss. (Courtesy Houston Texans.) With happy red chaos playing out on the NRG Stadium field, even one of the usually stone-faced police officers tasked with protecting the ...

No. 15 Houston upends No. 3 Oklahoma - UPI.com

HOUSTON -- Tom Herman initially had no intention of trying to replicate Auburn's famous "Kick Six" from 2013. But a timeout gave Houston's coach time to reconsider, he put Brandon Wilson back at the back of the end zone and his cornerback made the day ...

Westfield's Ed Oliver makes his mark against Oklahoma - House of Houston

Houston, Texas native Ed Oliver left his mark on the Oklahoma offense on Saturday afternoon at NRG Stadium in the Houston Cougar's 33-23 dismantling of the Sooners. The defense some would say started a little bit slowly but by the end of Oklahoma's ...