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Location: Houston, Texas

Founded: 1927

Enrollment: 30,757

Colors: Scarlet and White, with Navy trim

Athletics Website: www.uhcougars.com

University Website: www.uh.edu

Alumni Website: www.houstonalumni.com

 
Team Championships: 17
Mens Championships: 17
 
Mens Cross Country: 1 (1960)

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Mens Cross Country

1959        Al Lawrence           20:35.7

1960        NCAA Champion   John Morriss

1960        Al Lawrence           19:28.2

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Baseball

1967        L-Arizona St     11 - 2

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Men's Basketball

Tournament Record (23-18)

1956        0-1

1961        1-1

1965        1-1

1966        1-1

1967        3-1     (AA) Elvin Hayes All Tournament Team

1968        3-1     (AA) Elvin Hayes

1970        1-1

1971        1-1

1972        0-1

1973        0-1

1977                 (AA) Otis Birdsong

1978        0-1

1981        0-1

1982        4-1

1983        4-1     (AA) Clyde Drexler

                          Hakeem Olajuwon MVP, All Tournament Team

1984        4-1     (AA) Hakeem Olajuwon All Tournament Team

                          (AA) Michael Young All Tournament Team

                          Alvin Franklin All Tournament Team

1987        0-1

1990        0-1

1992        0-1

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Women's Basketball
2004          (AA) Chandi Jones

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Football

1949        5-4-1       Independent

1950        4-6           Independent

1951        6-5           4th MVC

1952        8-2           1st MVC

1953        4-4-1       T3rd MVC

1954        5-5           2nd MVC

1955        6-4           3rd MVC

1956        7-2-1       1st MVC

1957        5-4-1       2nd MVC

1958        5-4           T2nd MVC

1959        3-7           T1st MVC

1960        6-4           Independent

1961        5-4-1       Independent

1962        7-4           Independent

1963        2-8           Independent

1964        2-6-1       Independent

1965        4-5-1       Independent

1966        8-2           Independent       Ken Hebert 11td 41xp 2fg 113pts

1967        7-3           Independent       All-American OL Rich Stotter

1968        6-2-2       Independent

1969        9-2           Independent      All-American OL Bill Bridges

1970        8-3           Independent      All-American Wr Elmo Wright

1971        9-3           Independent      (AA) Riley Odoms TE

1972        6-4-1       Independent

1973        11-1         Independent

1974        8-3-1       Independent     All-American DL Mack Mitchell

                                                        (AA) Robert Giblin CB

1975        2-8           Independent

1976        10-2         T1st SWC       All-American DL Wilson Whitely

1977        6-5           T4th SWC

1978        9-3           1st SWC

1979        11-1         T1st SWC      All-American OL Melvin Jones

1980        7-5           T2nd SWC      All-American DL Hosca Taylor

                                                       All-American DL Len Mitchell

1981        7-4-1       3rd SWC

1982        5-5-1       4th SWC

1983        4-7           7th SWC

1984        7-5           T1st SWC     (AA) Carl Hinton TE

1985        4-7           6th SWC

1986        1-10         9th SWC

1987        4-6-1       7th SWC       Wr Jason Phillips 99rec 9.0avg 3tds

1988        9-3           3rd SWC      All-American Wr Jason Phillips 108rec 9.8avg 15tds (4) 9.4rpg

1989        9-2           T2nd SWC     All-American Qb Andre Ware (1987-89) College Hall of Fame

                                                      (AA) Chuck Weatherspoon RB

                                                      (AA) Craig Veasey DL

                                                      Wr Manny Hazard 142rec 12.9avg 22tds

1990        10-1         2nd SWC       Wr Manny Hazard 78rec 7.8avg 9tds (1) 10.5rpg

1991        4-7           7th SWC        Wr Fred Gilbert 106rec 9.6avg 7tds

                                                      K Roman Anderson (1988-91) 70fg 213xp (1) 423pts

                                                     Qb Dave Klingler (1988-91) (5) 91tds

1992        4-7           T6th SWC     Wr Sherman Smith 103rec 9.4avg 6tds

1993        1-9-1       T7th SWC

1994        1-10         7th SWC

1995        2-9           6th SWC

1996        7-5           T1st ConfUSA

1997        3-8           T4th ConfUSA

1998        3-8           T5th ConfUSA

1999        7-4           6th ConfUSA

2000        3-8           T7th ConfUSA

2001        0-11         10th ConfUSA

2002        5-7           8th ConfUSA

2003        7-6           T6th ConfUSA

2004        3-8           T6th ConfUSA

2005        6-6           T3rd ConfUSA West

2006        10-4         1st ConfUSA West

2007         8-5          1st C-USA West

2008         8 - 5         3rd CUSA West

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Women's Basketball

1988        0-1

1992        0-1

2004        1-1

2005        0-1

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Men's Golf

1956        National Champions

1957        National Champions

                Rex Baxter - Individual Champion

1958        National Champions

                Phil Rodgers - Individual Champion

1959        National Champions

                Dick Crawford - Individual Champion

1960        National Champions

                Dick Crawford - Individual Champion

1962        National Champions

                Kermit Zarley - Individual Champion

1964        National Champions

1965        National Champions

                Marty Fleckman - Individual Champion

1966        National Champions

1967        National Champions

1969        National Champions

1970        National Champions

                John Mahaffey - Individual Champion

1977        National Champions

1982        National Champions

                Billy Ray Brown - Individual Champion

1984        National Champions

1985        National Champions

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Women's Outdoor Track & Field

Long Jump

1983        Carol Lewis           6.70 (21-11.75)

1985        Carol Lewis          22-1

2000        Jenny Adams        21-5.50

Heptathlon

1986        Jolanda Jones      5,826

1987        Jolanda Jones      6,068

1989        Jolanda Jones      6,022

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Men's Outdoor Track & Field

1959        John Macy              3,000-meter Steeplechase

1960        Al Lawrence           5,000-meter

1961        Pat Clohessy          3mile

1962        Pat Clohessy          3mile

1981        Carl Lewis              100-Meter

1982        Stanley Floyd        100-Meter

1982                                       400-meter relay

1984        Kirk Baptiste           200-meter

1985        Kirk Baptiste           200-meter

1988        Joe DeLoach         100-Meter

1990        Leroy Burrell          100-Meter

1994        Sam Jefferson        100-Meter

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Women's Indoor Track & Field

1983        Carol Lewis            21-6 3/4   Long Jump

1985        Carol Lewis            21-9 3/4   Long Jump

1992        Michelle Collins    23.22       200-meter

2001        Jenny Adams         6.68 (21-11)            Long Jump

2005                                       03:35.2    1600-meter relay

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Men’s Indoor Track & Field

1977        Greg Edmond        6.12         60-yd

1979        Mark Baughman    19.15 (62-10)          Shot Put

1980        Carl Lewis              8.04 (26-4 1/2)        Long Jump

1981        Carl Lewis              6.16         60-yd

1981        Carl Lewis              8.48 (27-10)R         Long Jump

1982        Anthony Ketchum 47.47        440-yd

1983        Brian Stanton         7-6           High Jump

1986        Frank Rutherford   16.99 (55-9)            Triple Jump

1987        Frank Rutherford   17.09 (56-1)            Triple Jump

1989        Leroy Burrell          8.09 (26-6 1/4)        Long Jump

1990        Leroy Burrell          8.23 (27-0)              Long Jump

1996        Darius Pemberton 7.14         55-meter

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Women’s Swimming & Diving

2001        Yulia Pakhalina      1-Meter Springboard Diving               

2001        Yulia Pakhalina      3-Meter Springboard Diving               

2002        Yulia Pakhalina      3-Meter Springboard Diving               

2003        Yulia Pakhalina      1-Meter Springboard Diving               

2003        Yulia Pakhalina      3-Meter Springboard Diving

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Mens Swimming & Diving

1983        Peng Sion Ang      19.7         50-Yard Freestyle

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