HUMBLE, Texas -

Fred Couples, the former UH Cougar great is coming to the 2014 Shell Houston Open in April. 

Couples committed Wednesday, along with other former champions and high-ranked players.

Other commitments include Steve Stricker, Paul Casey, Hunter Mahan and Martin Kaymer.

Tournament week is March 31-April 6 at the Golf Club of Houston, which is formerly known as Redstone Golf Club.