Houston Cougars Information
The University of Houston Cougars feature 16 varsity collegiate athletic teams that compete in the NCAA Division 1 Conference USA. Primary playing fields include Jon O'Quinn Field at Robertson Stadium, Hofheinz Pavilion, and Cougar Field. Their colors are red and white, and fans cheer behind their longtime mascot the Cougar. The University of Houstonâ€™s most recognized team was the "Phi Slama Jama" basketball teams from 1982 to 1984. The squad featured Hall of Fame and NBA Top 50 players Hakeem Olajuwon and Clyde Drexler.