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1971 Houston Cougars Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (17th of 128) ▪ Rank: 17th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Yeoman (9-3)

PS/G: 28.2 (19th of 128) ▪ PA/G: 16.6 (35th of 128)
SRS: 16.77 (11th of 128) ▪ SOS: 6.68 (26th of 128)

Bowl Game: Lost Bluebonnet Bowl 29-17 versus Colorado

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
  20             19 18 16 15 15 15 17

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 11, 1971 Sat Houston @ Rice SWC W 23 21 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 18, 1971 Sat (20) Houston @ (16) Arizona State WAC L 17 18 1 1 0 L 1
3 Sep 25, 1971 Sat Houston @ Cincinnati Ind W 12 3 2 1 0 W 1
4 Oct 2, 1971 Sat Houston San Jose State PCAA W 34 20 3 1 0 W 2
5 Oct 15, 1971 Fri Houston Villanova Ind W 42 9 4 1 0 W 3
6 Oct 23, 1971 Sat Houston @ (4) Alabama SEC L 20 34 4 2 0 L 1
7 Oct 30, 1971 Sat Houston (19) Florida State Ind W 14 7 5 2 0 W 1
8 Nov 6, 1971 Sat (19) Houston @ Memphis MVC W 35 7 6 2 0 W 2
9 Nov 13, 1971 Sat (18) Houston Virginia Tech Ind W 56 29 7 2 0 W 3
10 Nov 20, 1971 Sat (16) Houston Miami (FL) Ind W 27 6 8 2 0 W 4
11 Nov 27, 1971 Sat (15) Houston Utah WAC W 42 16 9 2 0 W 5
12 Dec 31, 1971 Fri (15) Houston (7) Colorado Big 8 L 17 29 9 3 0 L 1 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)