Ryan Jackson

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2014

    The Cougars Are Ready To Play Some Football

    The Houston Cougars of 2013 were a bit different than the more recent iterations of the Cougar football team. The offense still scored lots and lots of points behind a flashy quarterback and a quick moving offense. But there was a noted focus on the improved, physical running game. And where once th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2013

    Cougars Beat Owls to Earn Possession of the Bayou Bucket

    Saturday's Bayou Bucket might have been the last of the series for a long time. But if that's how it turns out, then Houston's 31-26 win might go down as one of the most memorable in the series. The game featured just about everything: incredible onside kicks, bombs, trick plays, blocked kicks and q ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2013

    Is This the End of the Bayou Bucket? Rice and UH Playing For Possibly the Last Time

    The 2-0 Houston Cougars face the 1-1 Rice Owls at 2:00 p.m. tomorrow at Reliant Stadium. To the victor goes the Bayou Bucket, and the victor might get to hold onto the trophy for a long while because this is the last scheduled game of the series. Now that both teams are in different conferences, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2013

    Cougars Overcome Fear of Red Zone to Defeat Temple

    It wasn't easy. It wasn't pretty. But the Houston Cougars defeated the Temple Owls 22-13 Saturday afternoon to go 2-0 on the season. They overcame a 13-9 halftime deficit and scored a touchdown at the end of the game to put away the win. The positives were easy to see: the offense has discovered the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2013

    Cougars Throttle Southern, Wipe Away Some Memories of Last Season

    The Houston Cougars got the 2013 football season off to a nice start on Friday night, defeating Southern 62-13 before 26,205 inside Reliant Stadium. It's hard to really tell much about a team after a game like this - teams like Southern are brought in for the guaranteed win, after all. But after UH ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 15, 2005

    A Real Dog

    The astonishingly successful Cats is one of Broadway's greatest mysteries