Building Champions for Life

Chris Pezman

Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics

Dear friends of Houston Athletics:

Our administration, coaches and support staff are committed to our mission of Building Champions for Life, by creating opportunities for each student-athlete to have success academically and in their personal development. The contributions from our Cougar Pride members play a vitally important role in creating these opportunities for success.



  • Men's Track and Field National Championship

  • League Leading five American Athletic Conference Team Championships

  • 12 of 17 programs recording semester grade-point averages (GPA) of 3.0 or higher

  • 22 American Athletic Conference Individual Championships

  • Graduation of 75 Students

  • 11 of 17 programs competing in Postseason Events

  • 1000+ Hours of Community Service performed from 17 programs