Kelsey Bone had 24 points and 14 rebounds and No. 24 Texas A&M beat Rice 80-57 on Tuesday.
Brittney Griner scored a season-high 35 points and third-ranked Baylor cruised to an 89-49 victory over Rice on Tuesday night.
Meighan Simmons scored 22 points to lead four Lady Vols in double figures Thursday night as No. 24 Tennessee trounced Rice 101-48 in the first home game of the post-Pat Summitt era.
Danielle Adams had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 8 Texas A&M rode a fast start to an 80-40 victory over Rice on Saturday night.
Brittney Griner had 14 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocks in 23 minutes, and No. 2 Baylor prepared for a showdown at No. 1 Connecticut with a 95-51 victory.
Danielle Adams scored 15 points in only 18 minutes and Texas A&M (No. 8 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) cruised past Rice 86-50 Wednesday night.
Rachel Allison scored 16 points and pulled down 14 rebounds, leading 10th-ranked Baylor to an 83-58 win over Rice.
Jareica Hughes scored a game-high 33 points, helping UTEP (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today, No. 18 AP) beat Rice 80-71 in the Conference USA quarterfinals Friday night.
No. 24 UTEP 65, Rice 53
Angela Tisdale scored 18 points and 10th-ranked Baylor survived an early scare in a 76-51 win over Rice on Sunday.
Jasmine Young scored 23 points and East Carolina overcame a 12-point deficit to beat Rice 79-70 Sunday in the Conference USA tournament final and earn an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Jarett Dillard wasn't highly recruited out of high school, but the Rice wide receiver has caught on and is one of the major reasons the Owls are headed for a bowl game, writes Mark Schlabach.
Rice 79, Texas A&M 66
Tulsa beat Rice 55-52 Sunday in the CUSA title game to earn the school's first trip to the NCAA tourney.
Texas A&M 65, Rice 64
Candice Wiggins scored 19 points and the No. 11 Stanford Cardinal held Rice to 24 percent shooting in an 83-53 defeat of the Owls on Saturday.