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2018 Schedule
8-3, 1st in American Athletic - West
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3hKyle Bonagura

Wazzu, Houston to play in AdvoCare Kickoff

Washington State, ranked No. 8 in the College Football Playoff rankings, will face Houston in the AdvoCare Kickoff on Sept. 13, 2019, at NRG Stadium in Houston, it was announced Tuesday.


Campus Conversation: Trash Talk, Oliver's Return, Awards

Ivan Maisel, Chris Low & Ryan McGee discuss the pleasant surprise of Ed Oliver returning to the field (3:32), varying degrees of trash talk at Texas and Michigan (7:40), awards races (17:26) and more. Plus, Walk-Ons (29:40) and Extra Points (39:16).

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22hEdward Aschoff and Sam Khan Jr.

Source: Houston DT Oliver expected back Friday

All-American defensive tackle and projected top-10 draft pick Ed Oliver, out since Oct. 20 with a bruised knee, plans to play Friday when Houston visits Memphis, a source close to Oliver told ESPN.

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4dSam Khan Jr.

Houston QB King done for season, source says

Houston has lost quarterback D'Eriq King for the season. King, who leads the FBS with 50 touchdowns responsible for, has a torn meniscus in his right knee, a source said.


Campus Conversation: Oliver Explodes, Coaching Rumors, Week 12 Preview

Peter Burns, Adam Rittenberg & Jake Trotter discuss Ed Oliver's emotional outburst (2:30), the cupcake schedules (13:28), coaching rumors (21:40) and more. Plus, a #Walkons question to remind us why we fell in love with CFB (33:40), Predictions (41:15) and Extra Points (46:22).

Riddick: Houston coach 'overreacted' to Oliver jacket incident (1:08)
Rutledge recaps Houston's 'Jacket-gate' (1:42)
Oliver-Applewhite drama overshadows Houston win (1:46)
Oliver gets heated with head coach (0:58)
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5dSam Khan Jr.

Houston coach, star Oliver's quarrel gets heated

All-American defensive tackle Ed Oliver got into a heated discussion with Houston coach Major Applewhite just before halftime of the Cougars' game against Tulane on Thursday night.

Carr takes it to the house for 21-yard TD (0:42)
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6dAndrea Adelson

Knights' tale: AAC wants to talk playoff expansion

The AAC's Mike Aresco says strength of schedule continues to put non-Power 5 teams such as UCF at a disadvantage, so maybe it's time to again discuss playoff expansion.

Temple's Armstead finds the end zone 6 times (0:49)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

All-American DT Ed Oliver will miss a third consecutive game because of a knee injury. Houston takes on Temple tonight in a key AAC clash.

Ed Oliver All-Access: Declaring for NFL draft, passion for horses (3:49)
SMU's Hicks throws 4th TD pass (0:44)
SMU scores before 1st half ends (0:26)
Houston scoops up fumble for TD (0:47)
Houston QB launches 50-yard TD pass (0:38)

Team Stats

Passing Yards305.0
Rushing Yards235.8
Points For47.856th
Points Against32.8