American Athletic Conference Tournament Recaps
Jherrod Stiggers netted 19 points and the Houston Cougars upset 25th-ranked SMU, 68-64, in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday.
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The News Tribune
Smith helps No. 5 Louisville rout Houston in AAC
5 Louisville cruised to a 94-65 victory over Houston on Friday in the semifinals of the inaugural American Athletic Conference tournament.
Smith Helps No. 5 Louisville Rout Houston in AAC
Russ Smith scored a career-high 42 points and No. 5 Louisville cruised to a 94-65 victory over Houston on Friday in the semifinals of the inaugural American Athletic Conference tournament.
Russ Smith's 42 points leads Louisville basketball past Houston 94 - 65
There was potential here at the FedExForum for a three-day slugfest. Not quite like the Big East tournaments of yesteryear, but the American Athletic Conference could've produced at least a few stiff challenges for fifth-ranked University of Louisville.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
College basketball Top 25 recap: Kansas survives overtime, Louisville romps
The daytime session of college basketball's conference tournaments were exhilarating on Thursday.
No. 5 Louisville crushes Rutgers 92-31
It started as a blowout and turned into the most lopsided conference game in Division I basketball this season.
Lone Star State rivals meet in AAC quarterfinals
The quarterfinals of the inaugural American Athletic Conference begins with an All-Lone Star State affair, as the third- seeded SMU Mustangs take on the sixth-seeded Houston Cougars at FedExForum.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
UHa s TaShawn Thomas selected to All-American Athletic Conference second team
Houston junior TaShawn Thomas was named to the American Athletic Conference second team in a vote of the league's coaches released Tuesday.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
Central Florida 104, Houston 83
O RLANDO, Fla. - Central Florida 104, Houston 83: Isaiah Sykes scored 24 points as the host Knights ended the Cougars' four-game winning streak in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
UH tops South Florida on senior night
University of Houston senior guard Brandon Morris, left, puts up a shot on a drive against the University of South Florida defender John Egbunu during their game at Hofheinz Pavilion on Tuesday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Cougars Stun Memphis, Quiet Doubters For a Bit
The Houston Cougars had no business being on the same court with the Memphis Tigers.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
House leads Houston over No. 21 Memphis, 77-68
Houston's forward TaShawn Thomas reacts after grabbing a rebound late in the game as Memphis' Geron Johnson looks on during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in Houston.
Houston entertains No. 21 Memphis
Two teams hoping to improve their lot in the American Athletic Conference standings mix it up on Thursday night, as the Houston Cougars play host to the 21st-ranked Memphis Tigers.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Central Florida falls to Houston as Danuel House scores 18 points
Danuel House waits to receive a pass from TaShawn Thomas in the Houston Cougars vs. Central Florida games at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Houston outlasts UCF 88-84
Danuel House had 18 points, including 8 of 8 from the line, as Houston held on for an 88-84 win over Central Florida Saturday.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Miami Herald
SMU's bench keys its win over Houston 68-64
Nic Moore scored 16 points and Cannen Cunningham provided a spark off the bench to help SMU squeeze past Houston 68-64 on Wednesday night.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
UH falls short in upset bit of No. 10 Cincinnati
Sean Kilpatrick scored 28 points, 19 in the second half, and Justin Jackson overcame foul problems to add 13 points, all in the second half, as Cincinnati shook off the Cougars for a 73-62 victory.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Doc: UC found a way to win because that's what good teams do
Sometimes, a team wins for no other reason than it's supposed to. Good teams spend the regular season earning a sort of psychological muscle memory.
No. 10 Bearcats shake off Houston for 73-62 win
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