C-USA champion Rice puts 10 players on all-conference team
Coming off its first conference title in 56 years, Rice had a league-high 10 players named to the All-Conference USA team on Tuesday.
Vance McDonald vs Luke Wilson
Rather than retain Delanie Walker , who was up for a nice contract, the 49ers chose to draft Vance McDonald in the 2nd round out of Rice.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
RTC: Doubting it'll be Shanahan or Gruden
Reading the coverage of the Houston Texans... John McClain of the Houston Chronicle says he has seen many lists about who's going to replace Texans coach Gary Kubiak and he'd like to cross a few names off the list .
It's Liberty Time For The Rice Owls
The Rice Owls went out Saturday on a cold, dreary afternoon and demolished the Marshall Thundering Herd, capturing the Conference USA title with a 41-24.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
AutoZone Liberty Bowl
This is a program on the uptick. They've won 17 games in the past two seasons, accomplishing the feat for only the second time in their history.
REPORT: Mississippi State selected to 2013 Liberty Bowl
According to reports, the Bulldogs program have accepted a invitation to the 2013 Autozone Liberty Bowl where they will play Conference USA champion Rice on Dec. 31 at a 3 p.m. kickoff on ESPN.
C-USA notebook: Herd in Military Bowl Dec. 27, foe TBA
The funny thing about Marshall's upcoming trip to the Military Bowl is this: The Dec. 27 game in Annapolis, Md., could be warmer than it was Saturday near the Gulf Coast.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
College football game results, Dec. 7
SMU receiver Keenan Holman figures the warm-weather foes from UCF didn't have to adjust to a bitterly cold day any more than his Mustangs.
Rice topples Marshall to capture Conference USA title
Rice Owls quarterback Taylor McHargue runs the ball against the Marshall Thundering Herd in the fourth quarter at Rice Stadium.
The Miami Herald
Rice wins C-USA title with 41-24 win over Marshall
Rice clinched its first outright conference title since 1957, running over Marshall 41-24 in the Conference USA Championship Game Saturday.
Rice reaches 1st C-USA title game
The Owls face Marshall today in the Conference USA championship. Rice, which is in its first C-USA title game, has not won an outright championship since claiming the Southwest Conference title in 1957; the Owls last shared a conference title in 1994 when it was still a member of the SWC.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Marshall notebook: Solid ground game opens up Herd passing attack
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Solid running breeds effective play-action passing, and Marshall has gotten a lot of both in its five-game win streak.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Marshall football: Herd remembers Rice well
In preparing for two of the most important games in its recent history, the Marshall University football team has relived two of its wildest contests of 2012.
Must-see TV: Top 10 college games of Week 15
The SEC and Big Ten championship games will have a direct impact on who gets into the BCS championship game, so it's no surprise that they are Nos.
Acosta Tabbed C-USA All-Academic
The University of Southern Mississippi's Corey Acosta was named to the 2013 Conference USA Football All-Academic team for his efforts on the field and in the classroom as announced by the conference office.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Rices Petersen out for year with knee injury
Rice coach David Bailiff has confirmed this week that running back Turner Petersen has been lost for the season a knee injury.
Marshall visits Rice with C-USA title on the line
The two best teams in Conference USA get together in Houston on Saturday, as the Rice Owls entertain the Marshall Thundering Herd in the conference championship game.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Knoxville News Sentinel
Tulane accepts New Orleans Bowl matchup with ULL
Tulane running back Rob Kelley is stopped for a loss by Rice safety Paul Porras during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game at Rice Stadium, Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, in Houston.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Owls chance at CUSA title a long time coming
Coach David Bailiff is always one to keep his team's spirits up, but it wasn't until they were 2-6 last season for the Owls to really start clicking, especially on the field.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Rice tops Tulane to shot at C-USA title
The Owls held Tulane to 123 yards in a dominating defensive effort for a 17-13 victory Saturday, sending the Owls to the Conference USA championship game.