Houston will square of against another brand of Cougar in 2019 as they welcome Washington State to TDECU. Houston then travels to Pullman in 2020.
This will be Mike Leach's second trip to Texas since he was unceremoniously relieved of his coaching duties at Texas Tech. The first being the 2014 Sun Bowl vs Miami.
Houston and Wazzou last met at the 1988 Aloha Bowl during Andre Ware's Heisman season. Washington State holds a 2-1 series lead.