Former Rice senior offensive lineman Drew Carroll thought he had just broken his tailbone, but what he believed to be a straightforward football injury turned out to be a kidney disease that has cut short his playing career.
The Houston Regional will end the way everyone hoped it would, with Texas and Texas A&M playing Game 7 for a spot in the super regionals.
The Duke Blue Devils have landed Rice Owls transfer Sean Obi.
Rice has hired VCU assistant Mike Rhoades, the Owls confirmed Wednesday.
Rice parted ways with coach Ben Braun on Thursday following the Owls' last-place finish in Conference USA.
N. Texas edges Rice in C-USA tournament, 63-62 OT
Louisiana Tech controls a 70-48 win over Rice
Middle Tennessee defeats Rice 65-41
Frazier's late layup lifts UAB over Rice 61-60
Richmond leads East Carolina over Rice 67-55
Old Dominion wins 55-51 comeback over Rice
Louisiana Tech overwhelms Rice 85-46
Rice coach David Bailiff has a new five-year contract after his second 10-win season since joining the Owls.
Tulsa continues dominance of Rice with 66-56 win
No. 21 Middle Tennessee beats Rice 65-54
Rice jumps out early, holds off North Texas 75-70