The Rise, Fall and Rise of Kelvin Sampson - The Open Man

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And Sampson has Houston positioned to be at the forefront of solidifying the American’s place in the college basketball landscape. The success of this current team, built largely on JUCO transfers like Rob Gray and Corey Davis Jr., gives Houston a stage it’s lacked for the better part of 30 years.

As the hot recruiting scene in Houston and throughout Texas takes notice, local products give the program natural pipelines to sustained success.

Houston basketball can be special for the long run, presumably sparing Kelvin Sampson from dumb questions about his coaching future.