The Houston Roundball Review is an online basketball publication
by: Kris Gardner, United States Basketball Writers Association member. Credentialed media member since 1997. USBWA approved online journalist. Voter of Katrina McClain, Naismith, USBWA, and Wooden awards.

Contact Kris Gardner for details pertaining to advertising on the website; the blogs; and / or the podcasts.

Get the Disney Bundle. Movies, Shows, & Sports

Houston Cougars Men's Hoops to Host Free Red-White Scrimmage on Aug. 1

Houston Cougars logo

Buy Houston Cougars Gear at

POSTED: July 19, 2023 -- 4:25 p.m. CT

Houston Cougars' Men's Basketball fans can catch an early look at the 2023-24 Cougars during the team's annual Red-White Scrimmage, set for 7 p.m., Tuesday, August 1, inside Fertitta Center.

As Houston continue to prepare for its trip to Australia on Aug. 4-15, the Red-White Scrimmage will give the Cougars their first game action in front of fans. This will be the third international tour for the Cougars under Head Coach Kelvin Sampson with previous trips to Italy (2019) and China (2015).

SUPPORT The Houston Roundball Review:

Purchase your Coogs' gear at via this link;

Get ESPN+ via this link;

Save when you get the Disney bundle (ESPN+, Disney+ and Hulu) with this link;

OR, contribute via PayPal or the Cash App.


The Red-White Scrimmage is free and open to the public, and all fans are invited to attend. The Holman Street doors of Fertitta Center will open at 6 p.m., August 1.

The scrimmage will feature open seating inside Fertitta Center with the exception of courtside seating. Limited concessions will be available in Fertitta Center during the Red-White Scrimmage.


$10 parking will be available for the Red-White Scrimmage in the Student entrance of the Stadium Garage off Holman Street, beginning at 5:30 p.m., August 1. No free parking will be available.

Students with a valid permit for the Stadium Garage will be admitted free by showing their virtual parking permit (no screenshots).

Fans who have a valid UH parking permit may park in any non-restricted and uncovered space in any ungated zone parking lot on campus.

CLICK HERE for news and info about the Coogs' men's basketball team.

Click to Support The HRR

Official Merchandise

Houston Roundball Review Merch

Shop at

HBCUs gear

Houston Cougars gear

Rice Owls gear

Texas A&M Aggies gear

Texas Longhorns gear

Texas Southern Tigers gear

Shop at

Houston Rockets gear

Shop at