Houston vs. Texas Tech: How to watch NCAA Football online, TV channel, live stream info, game time

Through 1 Quarter

The Houston Cougars have gotten on the board early and have managed to keep the Texas Tech Red Raiders off it. Houston is in control with a 14 to nothing lead over Texas Tech.

The Cougars have been riding high on the performance of QB Clayton Tune, who has passed for one TD and 75 yards on 13 attempts in addition to rushing for one TD and 43 yards.

Who’s Playing

Texas Tech @ Houston

Last Season Records: Houston 3-5; Texas Tech 4-6

What to Know

The Houston Cougars and the Texas Tech Red Raiders will face off at 7 p.m. ET Sept. 4 on a neutral field at NRG Stadium to kick off their 2021 seasons. Last year was nothing to brag about for Houston (3-5), so the team is looking forward to a new start. Texas Tech struggled last season, too, ending up 4-6.

The point spread is more or less neutral, so fans should expect a close game. We’ll see if the game is as close as the oddsmakers expect or if one of these teams has a surprise blowout in them.

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday at 7 p.m. ET
  • Where: NRG Stadium — Houston, Texas
  • TV: ESPN
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Follow: CBS Sports App


The Cougars are a slight 2.5-point favorite against the Red Raiders, according to the latest college football odds.

The line on this game has moved quite a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Red Raiders as a 2.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -111

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Series History

Texas Tech have won both of the games they’ve played against Houston in the last seven years.

  • Sep 15, 2018 – Texas Tech 63 vs. Houston 49
  • Sep 23, 2017 – Texas Tech 27 vs. Houston 24