HOUSTON – The College of Houston Girls’s basketball crew places it seven-game successful streak on the road when it faces Cincinnati on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. contained in the Fertitta Middle.
Followers are inspired to reach early for that recreation because the Cougars acknowledge guards Julia Blackshell-Truthful and Eryka Sidney in pregame Senior Night time ceremonies. Sport tickets can be found by clicking right here. The sport could be watched on ESPN+.
The Cougars at present are in third-place in The American standings and 48 within the NET rankings. Houston is the one crew in The American with a win over a crew that’s among the many top-25 within the NET rankings. Houston defeated Stephen F. Austin (18) and USF (24).
Contemporary off its first win over a ranked opponent since 2010, the Cougars return residence for a Senior Night time showdown in opposition to Cincinnati. Two Cougars are averaging over 10 factors per recreation as Britney Onyeje leads UH with 10.6 factors per recreation, adopted by Miya Crump with 10.Four level per recreation. Tatyana Hill leads UH on the glass, flattening 5.Eight rebounds per recreation. Dymond Gladney is the assists chief for the Cougars with 59 this season.
Houston is averaging 69.1 factors per recreation on 39.9 p.c capturing from the sphere and a 30.2 p.c mark from past the 3-point line. The Cougars enable 61.Eight factors on protection whereas letting opponents shoot 37.9 p.c and 22.9 p.c from the sphere and past the arc, respectively.
Below Coach Hughey, Houston has been probably the most energetic defensive groups within the nation over the previous two seasons. The Cougars enter the sport with 213 steals this season and 78 blocks, forcing 20.80 turnovers per recreation.
STREAKING IN H-TOWN
The Cougars enter the sport with seven consecutive victories relationship again to Jan. 23. The Cougars closed out the month of February undefeated. Houston additionally went undefeated in December with a 4-Zero file.
TALL ORDER COMPLETE
With its win in opposition to then-No. 13 USF the Cougars snapped a 29-game shedding streak to ranked opponents. The Cougars defeated their first ranked opponent since 2010-11 and their first opponent ranked 13th or larger since 2003-04.
Seven Cougars are averaging 6.Zero or extra factors per recreation this season. 4 Cougars are among the many top-30 scorers in The American this season.
Eight totally different Cougars have led the crew in scoring for no less than one recreation this season.
SCOUTING THE BEARCATS
Cincinnati is in its third season beneath Head Coach Michelle Clark-Heard. The Bearcats are 6-15 this season and 5-11 in convention play. The Bearcats have gained their final two video games. IImar’I Thomas leads Cincinnati in each class with 23.6 factors per recreation, 7.7. rebounds and 72 assists this season. The Bearcats common 61.Eight factors per recreation on 40.9 p.c capturing from the sphere, together with a 25.7 p.c mark from the three-point line.
Tuesday’s assembly is the 28th assembly between the 2 groups. Houston trails the collection 7-21.
Houston has confirmed itself to be a risk from behind the three-point line, racking up no less than six made three’s in all however 4 video games this season. Houston leads The American and is ranked 95th nationally with 140 made three-pointers this season. Onyeje leads The American in made three-pointers this season with 41.
H-TOWN LOCKDOWN DEFENSE
The Cougars have proven that they aren’t afraid to shoot three-pointers and on the flipside they’re probably the greatest at defending the three-point shot. UH ranks second within the league and 2nd nationally in three-point FG protection, holding opponents to 22.9 p.c from long-range.
SCOOP ‘N SCORE
Thrice this season UH has compelled 30 turnovers by an opponent, This season UH has earned 213 steals and is averaging 10.7 steals per recreation. Houston is 19th within the NCAA in steals per recreation and second within the league. With regards to forcing turnovers, Houston is likely one of the greatest, second within the league with 20.80 compelled turnovers per recreation the Cougars are 12th within the NCAA within the class.
DEEPER THAN EVER
With is largest roster lately, Houston has greater than sufficient choices off the bench. The Houston reserves have achieved their half, accounting for 421 factors this season.
2021 AIR FORCE RESERVE AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Single-session tickets to the 2021 Air Pressure Reserve American Athletic Convention Males’s and Girls’s Basketball Championships at the moment are on sale
The American’s girls’s basketball championships shall be contested at Dickies Enviornment in Fort Value, Texas. The ladies’s basketball championship will run March 8-11 and Cougar followers are inspired to purchase ticket now by clicking HERE.
HOUSTON MOVES TO ONLINE TICKETING
With cellular ticketing, Houston Athletics followers will get pleasure from numerous advantages, together with diminished wait traces and faster entry into occasion venues, eliminating printing, supply, loss or stolen tickets together with extra handy entry and choices in managing of tickets.
From their digital wallets, followers can scan their cellular gadgets on the entrance for fast and simple venue entry. For extra data click on HERE.
JOIN THE FASTBREAK CLUB
Houston Girls’s Basketball followers are inspired to turn out to be members of the Fastbreak Membership. For extra data or to enroll, followers ought to click on HERE. To hitch the Fastbreak Membership, followers might name Cougar Delight at 713-743-GoUH (46874).
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