8:14 AM EDT, Mon September 22, 2014

Gameday Central: Rice hosts Old Dominion in C-USA opener

The Owls, in search of their first win of the season, open conference play against the 2-1 Monarchs. Get updates from the game here.

‘Wild Owl’ still remains part of Rice offense

Though Rice has used the ‘Wild Owl’ formation only once this season it still remains an important part of the offense. “Absolutely,” co-offensive coordinator Billy Lynch said. Of the 157 plays run by the Owls in two games, only one – a 3-yard gain by Luke Turner in the third quarter of the season opener […]

This week: Rice vs. Old Dominion

Rice opens defense of its Conference USA title against Old Dominion at 11 a.m. Saturday at Rice Stadium.

Rice football: Covington ‘feeling better,’ could play in C-USA opener

Rice defensive tackle Christian Covington will undergo a precautionary magnetic resonance imaging test Monday after leaving Saturday’s game at Texas A&M with a knee injury.

Status of Rice’s Jordan Taylor still up in the air

The status of Rice leading receiver Jordan Taylor remains uncertain heading into Saturday’s game at Texas A&M. Taylor missed the Owls’ season opener at Notre Dame with what coach David Bailiff described as a sore foot. A MRI showed no structural damage to the left foot but the senior remains out as a precaution. “We’ll […]

Photos: Notre Dame 48, Rice 17

See the best images from the matchup in South Bend, Indiana.

Gameday Central: Rice opens season at Notre Dame

The Owls open the their season against the Fighting Irish in South Bend, Ind. Get live updates from the game here. Scoreboard

Owls look to put more pressure on opposing QBs this season

Rice defensive tackle Christian Covington says the Owls will look to generate more pressure this season. The Owls defense ranked 104th with 20 sacks last season, near the bottom in Football Bowl Subdivision. “We need to increase our sack totals,” Covington said. “We (struggled) in that category a lot. We made an emphasis that we […]