The NFL Draft will have lots of Texas flavor. This is the first of a two part look into Texas hopefuls and the Texas touch on this Thursday’s NFL Draft.
Rice and Houston leave rivalry in tact despite conference change.
Owls’ Head Football Coach David Bailiff gives title of Assistant Head Coach to long time assistant, Darrell Patterson. He’s ready for the responsibilities that lie ahead in 2012 and beyond while mixing football with family.
The Rice Owls make a change to their defense under a new Defensive Coordinator.
Former Rice Owls begin their routes to the NFL via Pro Day.
The NFL is taking care of business off the field while College Football is already in full bloom and going strong. Locally, the Rice Owls are getting business done on the field as spring ball has begun.
Former Rice Owl All-American punter Kyle Martens and former All-CUSA DE Scott Solomon leave for the NFL Combine on Wednesday. Martens is ready.
Rice AD Rick Greenspan provided his thought-provoking insight regarding the formation of the new 16-team conference. This formation could be the catalyst for change in college athletics.
C-USA and the Mountain West have made the decision to merge. While they agreed to merge football-only October, 2011, the later decision was made to compete in all sports. Good decision for the two conferences?
The Rice Owls and Head Football Coach David Bailiff look to improve from a 4-8 2011 season. The introduction of the 2012 recruiting class could go a long way in helping to change their fortunes.