April 17, 2007
The Rice Owls have placed 182 student athletes on the annual Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll that was released by Commissioner Britton Banowsky on Tuesday. Conference athletes earned the honor by maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better during the 2006-07 academic year.
The 182 Rice athletes represent nearly 59% of the school's student athletes and is an increase from the 174 who were recognized in Rice's first year as a member of C-USA in 2005-06.
Rice student athletes named to the 2006-07 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll include: