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

Junior College All American Oliver Lafayette

"Mississippi State, Kansas State, Wyoming, there were a lot of colleges recruiting me. I came to Houston because it was close to home and I feel real comfortable here." - Oliver Lafayette
October 7, 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