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Top Recruits Turn Out For Cougars Big Win

The Houston Cougars had a packed house inside TDECU Stadium on Thursday night for their upset of the visiting Louisville Cardinals. In addition to the fans, some of the top recruiting talent showed up to take in the action as well.

The Houston Cougars packed as many bodies into TDECU Stadium for Thursday night's thrilling 36-10 upset victory over visiting Louisville, effectively ending their playoff hopes. In addition to the screaming fans, the Cougars also hosted some of the top talent from the area who got to see a star-studded show and a great performance by the Cougars on the field.

Some of the Cougars nearly full current recruiting class came out to support their future teammates. Offensive tackle commits Matthew Huhn and Dennis Bardwell both were on hand and snapped a couple photos on the sideline beforehand.

https://twitter.com/DennisDman44/status/799485160357904384

Close friend of Cougar standout senior quarterback Greg Ward Jr, 2017 John Tyler quarterback commit Bryson Smith was on hand to take in the scene and lend his support. He will look to continue following Ward's footsteps as he too goes from John Tyler to the Cougars.

http://www.scout.com/player/189958-bryson-smith?s=215

In addition to many of their current commits, the Cougars also hosted some top targets from the area, including potentially their top remaining target in North Shore 2017 four-star defensive end K'Lavon Chaisson who shared his thoughts following the teams big upset.

http://www.scout.com/player/202196-k-lavon-chaisson?s=215

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Some of the top talent from the area in the 2018 class, many of them already holding offers from the Cougars as they already prepare to keep their H-Town Takeover alive for another recruiting cycle.

Fort Bend (TX) Ridge Point sent a pair of it's four star players from the 2018 class in tight end Mustafa Muhammad and linebacker Chad Bailey.

http://www.scout.com/player/204108-mustapha-muhammad?s=215

http://www.scout.com/player/208153-chad-bailey?s=215

A pair of Houston four star cornerbacks Jalen Green from Heights (formerly Reagan) and D'Shawn Jamison from Lamar both were on hand as well to take in the action.

http://www.scout.com/player/208056-jalen-green?s=215

http://www.scout.com/college/houston/player/207631-d-shawn-jamison

For a running list of all of the Cougar commits and targets that were on hand Thursday night, check out our Premium Board HERE.


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