University of Houston homecoming game resumes after hours-long delay due to weather

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 07: A Houston Cougars helmet is seen during the game against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Nippert Stadium on November 7, 2020 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images) (Michael Hickey, 2020 Michael Hickey)

The University of Houston homecoming football game resumed Saturday after being delayed for several hours due to weather.

The game, which was originally set to begin at 3 p.m., was delayed 20 minutes due to lightning in the area. At 3:20 p.m., the game was delayed for a second time.

The game eventually started at 8:20 p.m.

For more information about the NCAA games’ lightning safety/recommendations, click here.

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