1 day ago | Sports
Hey, guess what? NRG Stadium is outdated. No sane person thinks this, but that’s what the Houston Chronicle essentially said in a front page story on Super Bowl Sunday. Saying the facility, opened in 2002, is facing a midlife crisis, the Chronicle...
5 days ago | Sports
The clock is ticking for Houston. The Super Bowl returns in one year, and with it, the chance to wipe away memories of Janet Jackson’s nipple-slip. And it’s another year until the NFL media shows up and whines about how spread out the hotels are, ...
15 days ago | Political Animals
"If you build it, they will come" might be a great line for a Kevin Costner movie. But when it comes to renovating the Astrodome, one would hope that Harris County officials could come up with a better plan, especially considering that the As...
19 days ago | Sports
There was only one ticket window open at Hofheinz Pavilion Saturday afternoon. That meant that many fans hoping to attend the University of Houston basketball game weren’t actually inside the building until the first half was nearly over. Seeing t...
22 days ago | Sports
The saying around Rice sports is “Rice Fight, Never Die.” And no matter how things are going with the basketball program, it’s always evident that Mike Rhoades’ team always fights and never dies. But unfortunately for the team and its fans, while ...
27 days ago | Sports
It’s not so much that the Houston Cougars lost 69-57 to UConn yesterday. It’s in how the Cougars lost. There was starting the game making just one of the first 15 shots for the day. There was shooting just 33.3-percent from the floor for the entir...