8:45 AM EDT, Fri August 28, 2015

Rice quarterback Driphus Jackson named to Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list

Rice quarterback Driphus Jackson’s 2014 performances, especially the one in the Hawi’i Bowl, is helping him stand out this preseason. Rice won’t begin practice until Thursday, but it was announced Tuesday afternoon that the senior QB is on the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List. Jackson is one of 30 quarterbacks nominated to the 2015 […]

Rice football signs with STRIVR Labs to add virtual reality training

Imagine you’re a running back, you see the offensive line begin to open a hole. And then, you’re gone, blazing into the open field. Rice football is about to make imagination a reality by adding virtual reality training to its practices. The Owls signed a contract with STRIVR Labs, an immersive training solutions company, to use […]

Lennie Waite being left off Great Britain’s World Championship track & field team

Former Rice All-American track and field star Lennie Waite ran the best time of her life during the Karlstad Grand Prix in Sweden last week. Her 9:40.39 in the 3000m steeplechase met the qualifying mark for the IAAF World Track & Field Championships in Beijing next month. A week later, though, she received gut-wrenching news. […]