Houston Cougars Depth Chart

The projected starters on the Houston Cougars Depth Chart for 2023.

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Offense

Quarterback

  • #1 Donovan Smith, Jr, 6’5″, 241
  • #10 Ui Ale, So, 5’11”, 208

Running Back

  • #23 Parker Jenkins, Fr, 5’11”, 196
  • #24 Tony Mathis Jr., Jr, 5’11”, 208

Wide Receiver–X

  • #4 Samuel Brown, So, 6’2″, 195
  • #12 Stephon Johnson, So, 6’0″, 182

Wide Receiver–Z

  • #2 Matthew Golden, So, 6’0″, 190
  • #83 Peyton Sawyer, Sr, 5’11”, 175

Slot Receiver

  • #0 Joseph Manjack IV, So, 6’3″, 202
  • #85 Dalton Carnes, R-Fr, 5’9″, 175

Tight End

  • #82 Matt Byrnes, So, 6’6″, 250
  • #17 Mike O’Laughlin, Sr, 6’5″, 250

Left Tackle

  • #76 Patrick Paul, Jr, 6’7′, 315
  • #77 David Ndukwe, So, 6’6″, 309

Left Guard

  • #50 Tyler Johnson, Jr, 6’5″, 320
  • #70 Max Banes, Sr, 6’5″, 309

Center

  • #75 Jack Freeman, Sr, 6’3″, 300
  • #59 Demetrius Hunter, R-Fr, 6’2″, 300

Right Guard

  • #72 Tank Jenkins, Sr, 6’3″, 320
  • #66 Peyton Dunn, Jr, 6’6″, 315

Right Tackle

  • #74 Reuben Unije, Sr, 6’5″, 310
  • #58 Shamar Hobdy-Lee, Jr, 6’4″, 308

Defense

Defensive End

  • #12 David Ugwoegbu, Sr, 6’4″, 250
  • #45 Nadame Tucker, Jr, 6’3″, 250

Defensive Tackle

  • #10 Chidozie Nwankwo, Jr, 5’11”, 295
  • #92 Hakeem Ajijolaiya, Jr, 6’2″, 320

Defensive Line

  • #93 Jamaree Caldwell, Sr, 6’1″, 325
  • #18 Anthony Holmes Jr., R-Fr, 6’2″, 295

Defensive End

  • #9 Nelson Ceaser, Jr, 6’3″, 250
  • #90 Zykeius Strong, Jr, 6’6″, 265

Middle Linebacker

  • #25 Jamal Morris, Jr, 6’2″, 225
  • #30 Trimarcus Cheeks, Sr, 6’2″, 230

WLB

  • #8 Malik Robinson, Sr, 6’0″, 230
  • #29 Treylin Payne, So, 6’0″, 205

Cornerback

  • #26 Moses Alexander, So, 6’3″, 195
  • #16 Brian George, Sr, 6’2″, 200

Cornerback

  • #23 Isaiah Hamilton, Jr, 6’1″, 175
  • #1 Alex Hogan, Sr, 5’11”, 190

Safety

  • #24 Adari Haulcy, So, 6’0″, 215
  • #21 Juwon Gaston, Jr, 6’0″, 196

Safety

  • #20 Antonio Brooks, Sr, 5’11”, 200
  • #5 Hasaan Hypolite, Sr, 5’11”, 214

Nickel

  • #15 Malik Fleming, Sr, 5’8″, 179
  • #35 Dorian Friend, R-Fr, 5’9″, 175

Special Teams

Kicker

  • #41 Jack Martin, Jr, 6’0″, 190
  • #38 Cooper Hamilton, Jr, 5’10”, 172

Punter

  • #22 Laine Wilkins, Jr, 6’2″, 210
  • #41 Jack Martin, Jr, 6’0″, 190

Long Snapper

  • #56 Jacob Garza, So, 6’3″, 224
  • #57 Gavin Gately, Sr, 6’5″, 250

Holder

  • #22 Laine Wilkins, Jr, 6’2″, 210

Kick Returner

  • #2 Matthew Golden, So, 6’0″, 190
  • #23 Parker Jenkins, Fr, 5’11”, 196

Punt Returner

  • #15 Malik Fleming, Sr, 5’8″, 179
  • #83 Peyton Sawyer, Sr, 5’11”, 175

Kickoff Specialist

  • #41 Jack Martin, Jr, 6’0″, 190