The college basketball season is now over and it’s time for teams to prepare for 2012-13…especially the Rice Owls.
The Owls are post-season tournament play for the first time since 2005. But, Lafayette is not a friendly place.
The first of four gets underway in Memphis on Wednesday beginning with Rice and East Carolina at noon. The Owls look for the rematch against the Pirates in the C-USA Basketball Tournament.
The Conference USA Basketball Tournament gets underway Wednesday in Memphis. How will Rice and the University of Houston stack up?
Both Rice and Houston look to end the season on a positive note. Owls are looking for back to back season sweeps while the Cougars look to finish above .500.
Reed Green Coliseum in Hattiesburg is a tough place to play. But the Rice Owls are looking for win #17 and on a roll after career win #600 for Braun.
Ben Braun and the Rice Owls want to keep the momentum after their road win over the Houston Cougars Wednesday night. They will host an 11-13 SMU team Saturday night in Tudor Fieldhouse.
Might not be the days of Phi Slama Jama at the UH or Ricky Pierce at Rice. But these cross town rivals still understand pride and what it means to have City of Houston bragging rights.
Rice Head Basketball Coach Ben Braun wants to see his team toughen up and the time is now as the Owls face Memphis Wednesday night.
Owls’ Kazemi plays vs UAB after undergoing MRI on Wednesday.