Cashaw was fourth on the team in scoring and second in rebounding last year, averaging 8.0 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. He also connected on 44.4% from the field and 37.4% from three.
For his career, the Lincolnshire, Ill., native is averaging 8.2 points and 4.9 rebounds. Cashaw is 12th in school history in three-pointer field goal percentage (38.1%) and 27th in three-pointers made (82).
Rice opens the season November 4 when it hosts Wayland Baptist at 7 p.m. in an exhibition game. The regular season begins November 10 against Eastern Kentucky at 7 p.m.