The Houston Cougars host the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes in week 7 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 7:00 PM ET, at TDECU Stadium.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane (4-1) are coming from a 43-40 victory over the SMU Mustangs in week 6. Dane Evans threw for 247 yards and a touchdown in 25-for-44 passes. On the ground, D’Angelo Brewer rushed for 182 yards and a touchdown in 38 carries while James Flanders had 132 yards and a touchdown in 13 carries. Raymond Taylor had two yards and a touchdown. Josh Atkinson led in receiving with 115 yards in 11 receptions while Keevan Lucas had 22 yards and a touchdown in a catch.
On the offense, Tulsa football averages 244.0 yards in passing and 230.4 yards in rushing. On the defense, Tulsa football allows 232.0 yards in passing and 155.4 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Houston Cougars (5-1) suffered from a 46-40 loss to the Navy Midshipmen in week 6. Greg Ward Jr. threw for 359 yards and three touchdowns in 32-for-50 passes. On the ground, Ward rushed for 94 yards and a touchdown in 17 carries while Dillon Birden had 51 yards and a touchdown in 13 carries. Linell Bonner led in receiving with 117 yards in nine receptions while Steven Dunbar had 112 yards and a touchdown in nine catches. Chance Allen had 87 yards and a touchdown.
On the offense, Houston football averages 313.7 yards in passing and 188.7 yards in rushing. On the defense, Houston football allows 186.0 yards in passing and 86.0 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Tulsa vs Houston football game schedule:
Date: October 15, 2016
Kick Off Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN2
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -20.0 Houston