Dana Holgorsen and the Houston Cougars are coming off an 8-5 season in 2022 and will look to make some noise in their first year in the Big 12 in 2023. In order to do that, the Cougs will need to add some pieces that can contribute right away.
The NCAA Transfer Portal has become one of the main talking points in college football circles but has also become a path by which coaches can add instant difference-makers to their roster.
Here’s a comprehensive look at all of the incoming and outgoing transfers for the Houston Cougars for the 2022-23 cycle.
TRANSFERS OUT (15)
- Derek Bowman, OT (Three-Star) – USF
- Mark Wilson, CB (Three-Star)
- Holman Edwards, QB (Three-Star) – Southern Miss
- Jamel Starks, RB (Three-Star)
- Demarcus Griffin-Taylor, CB
- Cody Jackson, WR (Four-Star)
- Ugonna Nnanna, OT (Three-Star) – Houston
- Almarion Crim, OL (Three-Star)
- Joshua Atkins, OL (Three-Star) – Hawaii
- Rafal Szymanski, EDGE (Three-Star)
- Carson Walker, OL (Three-Star)
- Trevor Helburg, K (Three-Star)
- Khiyon Wafer, WR (Three-Star)
- Carlton Guidry, WR (Three-Star)
- Theron Stroops, CB (Three-Star)
TRANSFERS IN (8)
- Isaiah Hamilton, CB (Three-Star) – Texas Southern
- Stephon Johnson, WR (Three-Star) – Oklahoma State
- Joshua Cobbs, WR (Three-Star) – Wyoming
- Ish Harris, LB (Four-Star) – Texas A&M
- Adari Haulcy, S (Three-Star) – New Mexico
- Donovan Smith, QB (Three-Star) – Houston
- Jack Martin, P (Three-Star) – Alabama
- Jaylen Garth, OT (Four-Star) – Texas
All transfer portal information is courtesy of On3’s transfer portal database.