12:27 PM EDT, Sat May 30, 2015

Host UH grouped with Rice, HBU in NCAA baseball regional

The Houston Regional will have a local flavor. The University of Houston, Rice and Houston Baptist were paired for the double-elimination NCAA baseball tournament regional that begins Friday at Cougar Field. The Cougars (42-18) will open against fourth-seeded HBU (28-25) on Friday. The other half of the bracket includes No. 2 seed Rice (35-20), the […]

Owls clinch share of C-USA regular-season title in baseball

Rice clinched at least a share of the Conference USA regular season title with Southern Miss’ victory over Middle Tennessee on Friday. The Owls need one win in Saturday’s doubleheader against Florida International – or another Southern Miss win – to clinch the outright title. Rice has now won outright or shared a conference regular […]

Rice sports information department receives award

Rice’s sports information department on Monday was named recipient of a “Super 11″ award from the Football Writers Association of America. The award is presented annually to the top sports information departments in Football Bowl Subdivision. This is the first “Super 11″ award for Rice, led by assistant AD for athletic communications Chuck Pool. The […]

Rice DT Christian Covington drafted by Texans in sixth round

At Rice’s pro day in March, defensive tackle Christian Covington admitted “I took a risk” by leaving school one year early, especially coming off an injury-interrupted season. Covington had to wait until late Saturday afternoon before hearing his name. He was taken by the Texans in the sixth round of Saturday’s NFL draft. Covington is […]