University of Houston
|University of Houston|
|Sports:||baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball|
University of Houston is a Texas public university founded in 1927. It was ranked a fourth tier school in US News's 2008 "National Universities: Top Schools" list.
Houston currently has 6 men's and 8 women's sports teams. The football program has won 6 bowl games (while losing 9 and tying 1). It has also made the men's basketball Final Four six times, though never winning a title (losing in 1983 on a last-second shot to North Carolina State).