HOUSTON-- Single game tickets for the second season of the Mike Rhoades era of Rice Men's Basketball are now on sale.
Single game tickets are available for a competitive 17-game home schedule that includes a matchup with Oregon State of the Pac-12 as well as 2015 tournament teams UAB, Louisiana Tech and Old Dominion.
Chairback seats are $30, with the mezzanine level priced a $20. The upper side is $15 and adult tickets in the upper end are $12. Youth tickets in the upper end are $10.
To order single game tickets, please call 713-348-OWLS (6957) or visit ricetickets.net/mbb/.
The men's basketball team opens its exhibition season on November 7 against LeTourneau at 7 p.m. Rice welcomes six schools from the state of Texas while also hosting three of last season's top five teams from Conference USA.
The Owls return five letterwinners from last year's squad, including senior Max Guercy and junior Marcus Jackson. Guercy averaged 9.8 points while ranking third in Conference USA with 4.5 assists per game. Jackson is the leading returning scorer from last year's squad, averaging 14.5 points while leading C-USA with 2.7 three-pointers per game. Rice also welcomes a strong freshman class that will be expected to contribute right away.
Rice is looking to build on last year's momentum that saw Head Coach Mike Rhoades' squad pull off victories over Western Kentucky, Conference USA runner-up Middle Tennessee and C-USA champion UAB.