Catholic High graduate Major Applewhite '97, has been named the next head football coach at the University of Houston. Applewhite, who served as offensive coordinator for the Cougars under former Houston coach Tom Herman, played quarterback for the Bears from 1993-1997.
Following graduation from Catholic High, Applewhite had a successful career at the University of Texas, playing quarterback for the Longhorns from 1998-2001. He has had previous coaching stints at at UT and Rice.
Read the official announcement
from the University of Houston.