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2017 Schedule
7-4, 2nd in American Athletic - West
6d

Florida hires Houston OC/QBs coach as assistant

Florida coach Dan Mullen is reuniting with his former quarterbacks coach. Mullen on Sunday announced the hiring of Houston offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Brian Johnson as an offensive assistant.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida hires Houston offensive coordinator Brian Johnson as an offensive assistant. He reunites with Dan Mullen. Johnson spent three seasons as Mullen's quarterbacks coach at Mississippi State, where he worked with Dak Prescott.

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8dSam Khan Jr..

Texas teams enjoy a rare snow day

College football teams accustomed to 70-degree Decembers got a taste of the Northeast -- and they made the best of it.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Source: Arkansas is hiring Houston's Hunter Yurachek as athletic director, replacing Jeff Long. Football Scoop first reported the hire. Yurachek has spent the past two plus years as Houston's athletic director after being promoted from within the department. Good hire by Arkansas, which now much find its next football coach.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston announces non-conference games with BYU and Boise State. UH travels to Provo Oct. 17, 2020; BYU goes to Houston on Oct. 7, 2023. Houston hosts Boise State Sept. 4, 2021; goes to Boise Sept. 7, 2024.

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18d

Keenum On College Records, Draft Day Slide

Adam Schefter talks to Vikings QB Case Keenum about his record-setting career at Houston, the disappointment over not getting drafted and what he learned from the experience.

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Houston hands Navy second straight loss (0:53)
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Applewhite: Our defense stepped up in second half (0:55)
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Houston takes lead on quick-strike, 61-yard TD (0:36)
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Niumatalolo: We have to clean up our offense (0:39)
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Navy connects on rare deep ball, setting them up in Houston territory (0:19)
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Houston fumble, gives Navy prime field position (0:32)
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Houston's deep connection moves offense into Navy territory (0:19)
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D'Eriq Week 12's QBR King

D'Eriq King completed 18 of 26 passes for 225 yards and rushed for 141 in Houston's loss to Tulane for Week 12's best QBR performance. Riley Ferguson, Lamar Jackson, Skylar Thompson and Kelly Bryant posted impressive QBRs as well.

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Tulane's Banks connects with Encalade for long TD (0:25)
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Finalists named for top defensive player award

Alabama DB Minkah Fitzpatrick, Georgia LB Roquan Smith, Houston DT Ed Oliver, Iowa LB Josey Jewell and North Carolina State DE Bradley Chubb are the finalists for the Bronco Nagurski Trophy, given to the nation's top defensive player.

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East Carolina loses Bonner on 62-yard TD (0:31)
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Dunbar breaks free for 75-yard TD (0:25)
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Car scores Cougars' third rushing TD (0:16)
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Catalon off to the races for a Houston TD (0:18)

Team Stats

Passing Yards260.6
Rushing Yards175.5
Points For28.4
Points Against23.0Tied-39th