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Tue, 09 Feb 2016 05:57:16 GMT http://backend.userland.com/rss Scout.com > People > Houston Bates Scout.com RSS Engine v1.1 (Server:CAMWEB03) 60 Bates to Be a Bulldog Former Illini standout Houston Bates is moving closer to home for his final season. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1395921-bates-to-be-a-bulldog 2047 Fletcher Page http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1395921-bates-to-be-a-bulldog Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:48:00 GMT 0 169 Illinois illinois Houston Bates Scout Bates Leaving Illinois Starting LEO Houston Bates has decided to forgo his senior at Illinois to move closer to home. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1379812-bates-leaving-illinois 2047 Fletcher Page http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1379812-bates-leaving-illinois Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:41:00 GMT 0 169 Illinois illinois Houston Bates Scout Chatting W/ Houston Bates An in-depth question and answer session with junior linebacker/defensive end Houston Bates. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1341455-chatting-w-houston-bates 2047 Taylor Rooks http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1341455-chatting-w-houston-bates Wed, 30 Oct 2013 20:48:00 GMT 0 169 Illinois illinois Houston Bates Scout iPTV: Bates Talks Washington Matchup LEO Houston Bates talks about Illinois' upcoming matchup with Washington in Chicago's Soldier Field. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1324737-iptv-bates-talks-washington-matchup 2047 Fletcher Page http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1324737-iptv-bates-talks-washington-matchup Mon, 09 Sep 2013 19:24:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Houston Bates Scout Ready to Roar Houston Bates is closer to the line-of-scrimmage in his new role at the Leo position, a spot he says is made for him. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1314901-ready-to-roar 2047 Fletcher Page http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1314901-ready-to-roar Sat, 10 Aug 2013 20:29:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Houston Bates Scout Players to Watch in 2013: No. 7 Our list of Illini players to watch moves on with No. 7 -- Houston Bates. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1300990-players-to-watch-in-2013-no-7 2047 Fletcher Page http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1300990-players-to-watch-in-2013-no-7 Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:52:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Scout Houston Bates Appears Ready For Starting Role It takes time to adapt to a new position, especially for a defensive end moving to an inside linebacker position. Fighting Illini sophomore Houston Bates was a pass-rushing defensive end in high school, so it is not surprising he needed time at the WILL linebacker position. But he's now listed as a starter, and he expects to continue his development this season. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1183985-houston-bates-appears-ready-for-starting-role 2047 Jack Lyman http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1183985-houston-bates-appears-ready-for-starting-role Sat, 05 May 2012 11:29:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Scout Houston Bates Pleased With Big 10 Award A redshirt season can seem like forever to a college football player. So when his first chance to see playing time arrives, he is ready to explode on the scene. That is exactly what Fighting Illini linebacker Houston Bates did Saturday. He played well enough to earn the Freshman Of The Week Award from the Big 10. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1103224-houston-bates-pleased-with-big-10-award 2047 Jack Lyman http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1103224-houston-bates-pleased-with-big-10-award Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:48:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Scout LB Houston Bates Earning Playing Time Many high school football players must transition to positions more suited for them in college. For some, it can take several years to acclimate. But Houston Bates is making a rapid adjustment to linebacker and is presently running second team in spring ball for the Illini. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1063066-lb-houston-bates-earning-playing-time 2047 Jack Lyman http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/1063066-lb-houston-bates-earning-playing-time Sun, 10 Apr 2011 15:39:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Scout Houston Bates Signs With Illini For 2010 The Fighting Illini football team received the signed scholarship tender from Louisiana defensive end Houston Bates today. He is a late addition to this year's recruiting class and will join the team this summer. Bates originally committed to LSU but changed his mind and reopened his recruitment. http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/962381-houston-bates-signs-with-illini-for-2010 2047 Jack Lyman http://www.scout.com/college/illinois/story/962381-houston-bates-signs-with-illini-for-2010 Thu, 15 Apr 2010 01:08:00 GMT 1 169 Illinois illinois Scout What's next for Bates? The Cajun football staff entertained several members of their 2010 signing class during Saturday's scrimmage at Cajun Field. But one prominent visitor was not a member of the 2010 class and remains unsigned. http://www.scout.com/college/louisiana/story/953921-what-s-next-for-bates 2047 BJ Thompson http://www.scout.com/college/louisiana/story/953921-what-s-next-for-bates Sun, 14 Mar 2010 21:35:00 GMT 1 345 Louisiana louisiana Scout TSD TV: Houston Bates Sr Video, Pt 2 Houston Bates committed to LSU after a strong camp performance in July and here is part two of a two-part series of exclusive senior video of the Covington-St. Paul's defensive end in action. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/941867-tsd-tv-houston-bates-sr-video-pt-2 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/941867-tsd-tv-houston-bates-sr-video-pt-2 Tue, 02 Feb 2010 20:06:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Houston Bates Scout Bates Set on LSU Three-star defensive end Houston Bates – committed to the Tigers since last summer – was one of the official visitors on the LSU campus this past weekend. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/942665-bates-set-on-lsu 2047 Shea Dixon http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/942665-bates-set-on-lsu Sun, 31 Jan 2010 22:45:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout TSD TV: Houston Bates Sr Video Pt 1 Houston Bates committed to LSU after a strong camp performance in July and here is part one of a two-part series of exclusive senior video of the Covington-St. Paul's defensive end in action. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/941252-tsd-tv-houston-bates-sr-video-pt-1 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/941252-tsd-tv-houston-bates-sr-video-pt-1 Fri, 29 Jan 2010 17:07:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Houston Bates Scout TSD Television: Houston Bates TigerSportsDigest.com was in Covington on Friday as LSU commitment Houston Bates and St. Paul's took on Munchie Legaux and Edna Karr. Here is some video of Bates in action brought to you by TSD Television. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/896640-tsd-television-houston-bates 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/896640-tsd-television-houston-bates Tue, 08 Sep 2009 13:53:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout Bates: "An amazing feeling" After picking up a scholarship offer from LSU head coach Les Miles last week, Covington's Houston Bates asked the headman for a little time to think on the decision. A week later, the junior prospect had Miles back on the line. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/873064-bates-an-amazing-feeling 2047 Shea Dixon http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/873064-bates-an-amazing-feeling Wed, 17 Jun 2009 16:21:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout Bates is a Tiger Houston Bates landed a scholarship offer from Les Miles after his performance at LSU's camp last week. After taking a few days to think things over, Bates has reached a conclusion. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/873022-bates-is-a-tiger 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/873022-bates-is-a-tiger Wed, 17 Jun 2009 15:57:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout Houston Bates Update Houston Bates picked up a scholarship offer from Les Miles last week and he's now had some time to think about it. Find out what Bates is thinking in this short update. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/873016-houston-bates-update 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/873016-houston-bates-update Wed, 17 Jun 2009 15:28:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Houston Bates Scout Music to his ears Several prospects went to LSU's camp with the intent of earning a scholarship offer. Houston Bates was one of those prospects on a mission and he got some good news before he left Baton Rouge. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/871285-music-to-his-ears 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/871285-music-to-his-ears Wed, 10 Jun 2009 19:19:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout At It Again In Louisiana! PonyStampede.com has learned Louisiana defensive end Houston Bates has picked up a verbal offer from Coach Jeff Reinebold and Mustangs. Bates is friends with 2009 SMU commitment Joey Fontana. What is he thinking about the offer? Is he planning a trip to the Hilltop? Find out all the answers inside! http://www.scout.com/college/southern-methodist/story/855834-at-it-again-in-louisiana 2047 Josh Harvey http://www.scout.com/college/southern-methodist/story/855834-at-it-again-in-louisiana Sun, 12 Apr 2009 13:56:00 GMT 0 357 SMU smu Scout ScoutTV: Houston Bates- DE PonyStampede.com has learned that Louisiana DE Houston Bates has picked up a verbal offer from the Mustangs. We will have Bates story in the next couple days, but until then, enjoy his junior highlights from Scout.com! http://www.scout.com/college/southern-methodist/story/855757-scouttv-houston-bates-de 2047 Josh Harvey http://www.scout.com/college/southern-methodist/story/855757-scouttv-houston-bates-de Sun, 12 Apr 2009 01:41:00 GMT 1 357 SMU smu Houston Bates Scout New Orleans Combine: Top Five Defense The one on ones between the offensive and defensive linemen was very entertaining. The best of the best stepped up to the plate and really went at it. Prospects of all sizes shined on the defensive side of the ball and you can see Scout's top five in New Orleans here. http://www.scout.com/story/854705-new-orleans-combine-top-five-defense 2047 Chad Simmons http://www.scout.com/story/854705-new-orleans-combine-top-five-defense Wed, 08 Apr 2009 13:25:00 GMT 1 450 Scout CombinesOLD scoutcombinesOLD Calvin Ursin Scout Bates talks recruiting Houston Bates took home the Overall MVP honors at the Scout Combine on Sunday. The St. Paul's defensive end has one scholarship offer, but is getting plenty of interest from several other schools. He talks about the recruiting process and more in this video interview shot by TigerSportsDigest.com. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/854550-bates-talks-recruiting 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/854550-bates-talks-recruiting Wed, 08 Apr 2009 00:23:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Houston Bates Scout New Orleans MVPs The FoxSports / Scout.com Combine in New Orleans attracted some of the top talent in Louisiana and surrounding states on Sunday. There were several players that put on a good show, but four in particular walked away with MVP honors. http://www.scout.com/story/854381-new-orleans-mvps 2047 Miller Safrit http://www.scout.com/story/854381-new-orleans-mvps Tue, 07 Apr 2009 13:00:00 GMT 1 450 Scout CombinesOLD scoutcombinesOLD Houston Bates Scout TSD Television: Houston Bates Houston Bates made a name for himself as a junior at Covington-St. Paul's for the terror he caused to opposing offenses from his defensive end spot. Not including two playoff games, he finished the regular season with 63 tackles (34 solos and 29 assists), including 10 for loss and 14 sacks. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/842222-tsd-television-houston-bates 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/842222-tsd-television-houston-bates Wed, 25 Feb 2009 18:14:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout Bates is always working to get better Houston Bates has never been one to enjoy the individual spotlight. But when his St. Paul's squad met Slidell-Northshore last season there was a lot of focus on the matchup of the talented defensive end going up against offensive tackle Chris Faulk. http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/839306-bates-is-always-working-to-get-better 2047 Sonny Shipp http://www.scout.com/college/lsu/story/839306-bates-is-always-working-to-get-better Sat, 14 Feb 2009 20:46:00 GMT 1 107 Louisiana State louisianastate Scout