Interview with Coach Melvin Haralson

What is the firstst thing you think of when you think of Houston Cougar Basketball? "Tradition of the past five Final Fours. Three of the top 50 players, Elvin Hayes, Clyde Drexler, Akeem Olajuwon, plus Otis Birdsong, and Michael Young. This would be a great starting five; you don't have a true point guard, but with this line up it wouldn't matter." - Melvin Haralson
November 27, 2005

Versatile 6'7 Ramon Dyer

"First, I want my team to win and make it to the tournament. Individually, I want to be a first team all-conference player. I am going to shock a lot of people with how much I have improved form last season." - Ramon Dyer
September 11, 2005

Shot-blocker extraordinaire Emmanuel "Tree" Adeife

"The reason I decided to attend the University of Houston is they showed me the most love. What I mean by that is they didn't mess around. They called me, had me down for a visit and were ready to get it finalized. They treated me like I was at the top of their list and I was the one they wanted." - Emmanuel Adeife
July 8, 2005

2005 Focus: Corey Bloom

Corey Bloom is hoping to make a name for himself this summer after playing out of position during the high school campaign. The sharpshooter from Louisiana is getting some looks, but not quite to the level he'd like.
May 14, 2004