Coogs on the Road


University of Houston Alumni Association is hitting the road for the 2018 fall football season!  Stay tuned for more information released this summer!

If you have any questions regarding Coogs on the Road, please contact Kendra Hakanson at or 713.743.8982.

Additional links: Check out our Cougars on Tour travel program.


Hotel Accommodations
We have arranged a discounted hotel rate in cities where the Cougars will be traveling this fall so you can enjoy the camaraderie of other Houston alumni and fans.  Be sure to pay close attention to the room block reservation deadlines.

Game Day Tailgate
UHAA tailgates will typically include food, beverages, a bar option (i.e. tickets, cash), and giveaways.  They usually take place on-campus or at a location very close to campus.

Please note that game tickets are not included in UHAA event registrations and must be purchased separately.  To purchase game tickets, please contact the UH Ticket Office at 713.GO.COOGS.

CLICK HERE for all Armed Forces Bowl package and event information!

UH at Rice
Houston, TX
September 1 
Kickoff: 11:00 am

Prior to the game at Rice, come show us your Alumni Card for a free cooling towel!  UHAA will be located outside Gate 4 at Rice Stadium, stop by anytime from 9:00 am – 10:30 am!  Get your Alumni Card today in the Houston Alumni app found in Google Play and the App Store, or register for it online here.


Parking information for Rice Stadium can be found HERE.

UH at Texas Tech
Lubbock, TX
September 15
Kickoff: 3:00 pm

Hotel Accommodations

We have two hotel blocks available in Lubbock, which are right next door to each other.

Lubbock Hampton Inn
4003 South Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79423

$179 per night plus tax, Complimentary breakfast.

CLICK HERE or Call 806.795.1080 to book.

Lubbock Fairfield Inn & Suites
4007 South Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79423

$179 per night plus tax, Complimentary deluxe breakfast.

CLICK HERE or Call 806.795.1288 to book.

Friday Happy Hour

5 PM – 7 PM, Free to Attend!

Nick’s Sports Grill and Lounge (98th)
9806 Quaker Ave
Lubbock, TX 79424


Saturday, Sept 15
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center
2521 17th St, Lubbock, TX 79409

Includes food, 2 drink tickets, giveaways, and plenty of Cougar pride!

Adults   $30
$5 off for UHAA Life Members!
Child     $10


Limited number of free parking spots available in lot adjacent to Alumni Center. Information on cash parking can be found here.

Greenville, NC
October 13
Kickoff: 7:00pm EST

Hotel Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express Greenville
909 Moye Blvd
Greenville, NC 27834

Kings/Doubles – $159/night + tax
FREE breakfast
Book HERE, with code UHA before Sept 12, or call 252.754.8300.


UHAA’s Coogs on the Road will have a designated area within ECU’s Pirate Game Day Tailgate! Tickets include a variety of food from local restaurants, beverages, beer & wine and live music.


$20 Adult
$5   Child (10 & under)
Please register by Monday, October 8. 

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Johnson Stadium, enter through Gate 1
Star on map

Cash Parking available for $20 in Belk lot (#21 on map).

Dallas, TX
November 3
Kickoff: 6pm

Hotel Accommodations

Hilton Dallas/Park Cities

We have two hotel blocks available in Dallas:

Hilton Dallas/Park Cities
5954 Luther Lane
Dallas, TX 75225

This block has closed.

DoubleTree Dallas Campbell Centre

DoubleTree Dallas Campbell Centre
8250 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75206

Kings/Doubles – $133/night + tax
Please call 214.706.0105 to book.

Happy Hour

The Dallas Alumni Association would like to invite you to a Friday Night Happy Hour, and the first round is on them!

Friday, November 2nd
6:00pm – 8:00pm
FREE to attend
One free drink ticket per person

Humperdink’s Brewpub
6050 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206



Join us for a tailgate before UH takes on the Mustangs!

We will be located outside the George W. Bush Presidential Center.
Click on map to enlarge and to find parking info.

3:30pm – 5:30

Adults: $30
Life Members get $5 off!
Child: $10 (10 & under)

Ticket includes food, non-alcoholic beverages, 2 drink tickets, giveaways and more!


UH at Memphis
Memphis, TN
November 23
Kickoff: 11 am CT


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Memphis Downtown
185 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103


RESERVE HERE before October 24!


UHAA’s Coogs on the Road will have a tailgate on the Liberty Bowl grounds! Please join us before the Cougars take on the Memphis Tigers!

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Adult $25
Life Members receive $5 off
Child $10 (12 and under)

Tailgate will be near the blue lots of the Liberty Bowl, off of Home Run Ln at Central Ave. Click map to enlarge.




If we are coming to a city near you, and you want to volunteer at one of our road tailgates, email us at

  • Be a UH representative for your city.
  • Enjoy free UH swag.
  • Enjoy access to each UHAA event in your city.

Got questions? We have answers!

For most of our away games, each item is a-la-carte.  You are welcome to use our hotel room block links to reserve your hotel accommodations.  For the receptions and tailgates, if there is a charge, please follow the links to purchase your tickets to those events.

To purchase your game tickets to sit in the UH section, please contact the UH Ticket Office at 713.GO.COOGS.

We’d love to have you volunteer!  Please send us an email to with your contact information.

Tailgates are open to all alumni, fans, supporters of UH and their guests.  Unless otherwise noted on the page for that particular event, there is not an age restriction.

Yes, for most of our away games, each item is a-la-carte.  You are welcome to participate in any combination of the hotel, reception and/or tailgate.