Sure, we didn't win the Sugar Bowl. And sure, coach June Jones has moved on to Southern Methodist University. But we'll always remember the rush of the UH Warriors' dream 2007 season. We witnessed narrow victories in edge-of-our-seat overtimes; held our breath waiting for Colt Brennan to get up after a hit; jumped out of our chairs when Dan Kelly came through not once, but twice, in the clutch; and kept the faith while the Warriors rallied back from a three-touchdown deficit to become WAC champions. Here's looking forward to next season.
It takes guts to open a brick-and-mortar bookstore in the days of instant online gratification, but in da Shop, local publisher Bess Press has found a way to allow fickle/loyal readers to have their cake and eat it, too.