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May 3, 2023

Chris Pezman - Vice President for Athletics at the University of Houston - breaks down the transition to the Big 12, and the work that still needs to be done to compete at that level.

He and AJ also discuss his first stint at UH as captain of the football team, the unlikely story of how he got a new stadium built as one of his first ever facilities projects, and the legend of Mattress Mack.



2:15 - Houston’s transition to the Big 12

13:50 - Standing out in the Power Five

22:55 - Chris’s start at UH as the captain of the football team

29:25 - Optimizing facility revenue

34:00 - Rapid Fire Questions

Mattress Mack video:

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