Take a seat for these must-see games and sporting events around Houston from Monday, November 14 through Sunday, November 20, 2022.
This week brings a hard-court showdown in Third Ward, the 2022 World Cup opener, the Houston polo season finale, and a true basketball dynasty makes a stop in H-Town.
Want to know more about the sports happening around H-Town? Find more games and live sports throughout the month in the 365 Houston calendar.
Top 6 Sports Games and Events in Houston This Week
- College Basketball: Houston Cougars vs. TSU Tigers at Fertitta Center | Wednesday November 16 – As part of the Cougar Classic Invitational Tournament, these two Third Ward colleges will face off on Center Court. Tickets are sold on site, but you can find hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7 p.m.
- Houston Rockets vs. Indiana Pacers at Toyota Center | friday november 18 – Two young teams face off on the hardwood on a night that honors the past when the Rockets retire Elvin Hayes’ legendary jersey on a special basketball night. $20 and up. 7 p.m.
- World Cup Headquarters at Social Beer Garden HTX | Sunday November 20 | No coverage – Midtown’s beer garden hosts all matches of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, including the first revelations at 4 a.m. Games are shown in English and Spanish on 20 indoor TVs and a large outdoor screen. Enjoy drink specials, coffee and breakfast for the first matches, wifi and more. Children and pets welcome. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Houston Texans vs. Washington Commanders at NRG Stadium | Sunday November 20 – The Texans take on Washington in Week 11 of the NFL football season. $59 and up. Midday.
- 2022 Houston Women’s Polo Championship at Houston Polo Club | Sunday November 20 – Houston’s polo season is coming to an end with this huge event where the top two teams in the biggest women’s tournament in the United States will face off for the overall victory. Expect world-class polo, a parade of players, a half-time divot and more. $15.50 and up. 1:30 p.m.
- Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors at the Toyota Center| Sunday November 20 – Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and the defending champion Golden State Warriors visit the Rockets in late November. $43 and up. 6 p.m.