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2021 Week 3 Preview: Rice Owls @ Texas Longhorns

Owls search for their first win of 2021 in Austin, with sights set on ending the 14-game skid vs. the Longhorns.

Houston punishes crosstown rival Rice, 44-7, to win the Bayou Bucket

Cougars dominate on both sides of the ball to defeat Rice for the sixth straight meeting.

2021 Week 2 Preview: Houston Cougars @ Rice Owls

The crosstown rivals battle for the Bayou Bucket for the first time since 2018.

Upset bid slips away as Rice falls to Arkansas, 38-17

Owls’ 10-point second half advantage not enough to win in SEC country.

2021 Week 1 Preview: Rice Owls @ Arkansas Razorbacks

The Owls plan to kick off the season using multiple quarterbacks in Fayetteville.

Rice Owls 2021 football season preview: Offense

With 10 returning starters a new coordinator, Rice aims to increase the scoring output this fall.

Rice Owls 2021 football season preview: Defense

Expectations are high for the Owls defense after allowing under 19 PPG and returning 10 starters.

Former Nebraska QB Luke McCaffrey transfers to Rice

The dual-threat QB will compete for the starting job in Houston this fall.

Underdog Pawdcast: Talking Rice Football with The Roost

The Owls managed to take some big steps last year, despite COVID-19 and other obstacles.

Five observations and notes from the Rice Owls’ 2021 spring game

An ongoing QB battle and a reformed passing attack to headline Rice’s offseason storylines.

Rice introduces Marques Tuiasosopo as offensive coordinator

The former Raiders QB and longtime Pac-12 assistant is joining Mike Bloomgren’s staff

Rice OLB Blaze Alldredge transfers to Missouri

The two-time First Team All-C-USA selection is headed north to SEC country.

2020 Rice Owls Football Season Preview

Blaze Alldredge leads a star-studded veteran defense. If Rice solves the offense, the Owls are a C-USA contender.

Rice returns to practice, will start football season Oct. 24

After delaying practices Sept. 6, Rice is back on the grass and eyeing its Oct. 24 opener vs. Middle Tennessee.

Under-the-radar no more: All eyes on Blaze Alldredge to be one of FBS’s best linebackers

As a junior college linebacker, Alldredge often wondered if he was good enough. Now the nation knows.

Conference USA Preseason Position Reviews: Running Backs

Another year, another good crop of running backs in Conference USA.

Conference USA Preseason Position Reviews: Offensive Line

There could be more questions than answers for many Conference USA programs who mull their options up front.

Conference USA Preseason Position Reviews: Wide Receiver & Tight Ends

Conference USA returns a litany of talent at the receiver and tight end positions.

Conference USA Preseason Position Previews: Quarterback

More than half the conference is in search for a reliable starter at QB this season.

Conference USA Roundtable: 2019 Season Recap

The season is over. Championships are on the line. Coaches are being put out. Let’s discuss.

Rice Embarrasses North Texas, Wins 20-14

The line should’ve been a clue, as North Texas sleepwalked through the first half, and never recovered

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 10

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 9

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 8

Time to give credit where credit is long overdue.

UTSA holds off Rice 31-27

A late game touchdown proved to be the difference for the Roadrunners as they exchanged blows with the Owls all afternoon.

Rice Owls vs UTSA Roadrunners Game Preview

The Owls are primed to break out this week as they travel to face a vulnerable UTSA program.

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 7

Dixie takes over the power rankings this week.

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 6

Close your eyes Marshall fans, as the Herd tumbles in this week’s rankings

Three things we learned from Conference USA in Week 6

The Tops look ready to make a division title push, Isaiah Green has to improve, and don’t forget about MTSU.

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 5

Once again, C-USA continues to produce confusing results and this week’s rankings are flipped yet again.

Louisiana Tech and Rice set to Clash in Houston

Rice may be winless, but that doesn’t mean the Owls won’t be a challenge for the Bulldogs

Conference USA Power Rankings: Week 4

North Texas regains the top spot after thrashing a rival.