Cougars Head South for UTRGV Showdown
Houston looks to avenge 2015 loss to Vaqueros
THE STARTING FIVE
Here are five names, numbers, news items and storylines that you need to know about the UTRGV game.
Name Change - Though the Cougars and UTRGV have met four previous times on the hardwood, this is just the second meeting since UTRGV changed their name from the UT-Pan American Broncos.
Freshman Phenom - Freshman Angela Harris was named the American Athletic Conference Freshman of the Week on Monday for her performances against Texas State and Mercer.
Looking For Revenge - The Cougars are seeking to avenge a 55-45 loss to the Vaqueros a year ago. The defeat was the first in four games for Houston.
So Much Depth - Houston’s bench has played a key role in the scoring this season. The Cougars have won the bench points battle in four of their five contests.
Short Stint - The trip to Edinburg will be the only contest on this short road trip for Houston. The Cougars return home to face College of Charleston on Sunday, Dec. 4.