Houston will look to open its season with a signature win in Saturday’s game against Oklahoma.
The No. 15 Cougars will face the No. 3 Sooners at noon ET at NRG Stadium in Houston.
Houston won the American Athletic Conference title last season and had four wins over ranked teams, including a win over Florida State in the Peach Bowl.
The Sooners won the Big 12 and earned a spot in the College Football Playoff, though they lost to Clemson in the semifinals.
Pete Thamel profiled Houston head coach Tom Herman and quarterback Greg Ward Jr. for Sports Illustrated before the season.
How to watch:
Time: Noon ET
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