Washington State and the University of Houston are slated to have a home-and-home football series come 2019 and 2020. The two teams came to an agreement on Monday with the first of the two-game series scheduled to be played Sept. 14, 2019 in Houston with the second game slated for Sept. 12, 2020 in Pullman.
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Washington State and Houston have faced each other three times in the past with Washington State holding a 2-1 advantage all-time. The two met for the first time back in 1959 which saw Washington State win 32-18. Houston took the second game in 1966 with a 21-7 victory and the most recent game, the 1988 Aloha Bowl, resulted in favor of Washington State 24-22. Houston played host in the games prior to the Aloha Bowl.
Houston has also scheduled another home-and-home series with North Texas with the dates set on Sept. 28, 2019 in Denton and Sept. 23, 2023 in Houston. That series is tied at seven a piece.
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