Cougars upset Pirates

Cougars upset Pirates

Case Keenum threw three touchdown passes as the Houston Cougars took down the East Carolina Pirates 41-24 on Saturday afternoon.

The Cougars covered the 10.5-point spread, while the final score played OVER the day's posted total of 61.5.

Keenum completed 37-of-45 pass attempts for 398 yards to go with the three scores and one interception.

Brandon Simmons rushed for 85 yards and one touchdown for the Pirates.