QB Greg Ward Jr. accounts for trio of TDs as Houston upsets FSU

ATLANTA -- Greg Ward Jr. showed off his dual-threat talents on a national stage as he ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, leading Houston past turnover-plagued Florida State 38-24 in the Peach Bowl on Thursday.Ward, the nation's only player to run and throw for 1,000 yards this season, threw for 238 yards and ran for 67 yards as No. 18 Houston (13-1) scored the most points...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Greg Ward Jr. Gives Houston 21-3 Lead With Second Touchdown Run Of The Game

Houston quarterback Greg Ward Jr. was in Heisman talks this season, but didn't make it to New York this time around, but with the way that he improved under the guidance of head coach Tom Herman this season it would not be surprising to see him be one of the leaders in the conversation next year.He has certainly made a good statement in the Peach Bowl with three touchdowns (two rushing...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston QB jukes his way straight to the end zone

No. 19 Houston is facing off with No. 22 Temple for the American Athletic Conference (AAC) Championship. Houston is hungry for the AAC title and no one seems hungrier than their quarterback Greg Ward Jr. The junior is having an exceptional game, especially on the ground. Ward juked off Temple defenders to score this amazing touchdown and bring the Houston Cougars up 17-0 in the...
Via Gamedayr
December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Greg Ward Jr. extends Cougars’ lead with 47-yard TD run

Houston leads Temple 17-0 in the AAC Championship Game thanks to a 47-yard touchdown run by quarterback Greg Ward Jr. Check out the highlight below! Greg Ward Jr. with the longest rushing #touchdown of the year for @uhcougarfb 47 yards! #HOUvsTEM — American Football (@American_FB) December 5, 2015 Stay tuned to Campus Sports for further updates and...
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December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Navy Assistant Coach Throws Elbow At Houston QB Greg Ward When He Runs Out Of Bounds

For Navy to beat the Houston Cougars the Midshipmen needed to control the ball and keep Greg Ward Jr. off the field. That would pretty much be the only way Navy could keep the Cougars from putting the game out of reach. Well--that didn't happen. Ward passed and ran all over the Navy defense as the Cougars went on to win easily, 52-31.At some point during the game it appears as if...
Via FatManWriting
November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Greg Ward gives Cougars lead on crazy scramble

It has certainly been a great game between the Houston Cougars and Navy Midshipmen as they battle for the AAC West championship in Houston. The Cougars lead the Midshipmen 21-14 with just over a minute left in the half. It has been a back-and-forth game all day long and Houston quarterback Greg Ward Jr. has been a big part of it. He gave his team the lead once again with a five-yard...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Cougars Overcome Loss Of Greg Ward Jr. To Beat Memphis And Remain Undefeated

It did not look good for the Houston Cougars for much of the game Saturday. The Memphis defense did a good job of shutting down the mighty Houston offense; it helped when they knocked Heisman hopeful quarterback Greg Ward Jr. out of the game with an ankle injury.Slowly, but surely back-up quarterback Kyle Postma found his groove, Kenneth Farrow started finding some space, and the...
Via FatManWriting
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

The Greg Ward Experiment Seems to be Working for Houston

So that Greg Ward, Jr., thing at quarterback seems to be working pretty well after all. Since the converted wide receiver took over at quarterback, all the Houston Cougars have done is win on the road in come-from-behind fashion against Memphis and throttle Temple. It’s lifted the Cougars up to #3 in our AAC Power Rankings and put the Cougars back in the conference championship...
Via AAC Football Fever
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Greg Ward Jr stuns Memphis with 64 yard run

Even though the weekend of football action is over, we will continue to bring you some of the best plays of the weekend today. This is a collection of this best plays of the week from the American Athletic Conference. Of course, the best is saved for last (it starts around 45 seconds into the video) as Houston’s QB Greg Ward Jr spins to avoid a sack and then is off to the races…...
Via The Student Section
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston loses to UCF on heartbreaking fumble

There are bad beats and then there’s what happened to Houston on Thursday night. The Cougars were down 17-6 in the fourth quarter, but backup quarterback Greg Ward Jr. led them on a pair of scoring drives to make it 17-12. He had them in position to go in for the lead in the final minute, but he had the ball punched out of his hands at the goal line for a touchback. [Click here...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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