|Monday, November 23, 1998||
Volume 64, Issue 65
Alums Donate $500K to Athletics
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Today's Top Stories
The UH Athletics Department scored two victories Wednesday night when the Cougars took on The University of Texas Longhorns in men's basketball.
In Opinion Today . . .
Thanksgiving will be here in only three days, so I thought I'd stop and give thanks. No, this isn't one of those boring pieces where the writer thanks people you've never heard of. I'm saving that for next week.
In Entertainment Today . . .
Brad Pitt's disappointing box office showing for his new film Meet Joe Black has caused the studio head who green-lighted the film to lose his job.
In Sports Today . . .
The Lady Cougar basketball team came crashing back to earth on Friday night as the team suffered its first loss of the season, 102-76, at the hands of Georgia Southern in the first round of the St. John's Classic in Jamaica, N.Y.
This Week's Feature
One hundred years later, signs of Jesse Jones and his contributions to the city are all around us. There are those that bear his name, like the Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts, and those that don't, including the Rice Hotel and the Houston Chronicle.
Ti Truong/The Daily Cougar
Men's basketball head coach Clyde Drexler talks with an official at Saturday's game against Rice. the Cougars lost the close match 69-64.