Dana Holgorsen


Dana Holgorsen agrees to contract extension with UH through 2027

HOUSTON — University of Houston football head coach Dana Holgorsen has agreed to a contract extension through the 2027 season, Houston Vice President for Athletics Chris Pezman formally announced Thursday morning. The six-year extension comes fresh off UH's record-setting 2021 season. Holgorsen's third season with the Coogs was highlighted...

Will Grier Pays Dana Holgorsen a Visit

(Photo via Dana Holgorsen’s Twitter) The duo of Will Grier and Dana Holgorsen produced one of the most memorable games in Mountaineer Football history. A 42-41 win over the Texas Longhorns on November 3, 2018 is still talked about by fans to this day. Despite both parties going their separate ways, Holgorsen and Grier still come together on occasion to reminisce.

Houston increasing its investment in Dana Holgorsen ahead of Big 12 move

Dana Holgorsen picked a good year to have a good year. After posting seven winning campaigns in his eight seasons at West Virginia, Holgorsen made an unprecedented move "down" a level, leaving WVU on his own volition to take a Group of 5 job at Houston. Two seasons in, that gamble looked like a bust. The Cougars went 4-8 in a disastrous debut season of 2019, then 3-5 in the pandemic-shortened season of 2020, which was a disaster in its own right as UH was near the top in college football in postponements and cancellations.

Dana Holgorsen and Houston reportedly agree to contract extension

The Dana Holgorsen era at Houston didn't get off to as fast of a start as both parties had hoped for when he left West Virginia for the fertile recruiting grounds of Texas. Holgo entered this fall 7-13 overall after going 4-8 in 2019 and then 3-5 in 2020. This...
Houston Chronicle

Houston, football coach Dana Holgorsen agree on multi-year contract extension

The University of Houston and football coach Dana Holgorsen have reached a verbal agreement on a multiyear contract extension. “This is a long-term deal,” Holgorsen said before Saturday’s men’s basketball game against Memphis at Fertitta Center. “I can’t tell you how excited I am to be at the University of Houston. I plan on this being my last job. There’s a lot of big things in store with conference transition, so getting something done now was important to me.”
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Reports: UH, Dana Holgorsen agree to contract extension

Houston football and head coach Dana Holgorsen have verbally agreed to a multi-year contract extension, as first reported by The Athletic on Saturday morning. This extension comes after Holgorsen led the Cougars to the program’s third-ever 12-win season in 2021, capped off by a victory over Auburn in the Birmingham Bowl.