Chris Thurmond previews the Owls defense
Hill, Jackson and Taylor join Baker and Simonette as captains
Rice notches 41-21 road win at West Point
Rice forced three turnovers in the victory
Jackson posts 224 yards of total offense in South Bend
Rice held its first scrimmage of Training Camp '15 on August 15
Rice defeated Fresno State 30-6 in the 2014 Hawai'i Bowl
Rice defeated Army 41-12 on October 11.
Photos from the Rice Owls' 41-21 victory over North Texas (Oct. 25, 2014)
Rice 28, Hawai'i 14 Oct. 4, 2014
Explosive performer who made the switch to safety in the spring after two seasons as a running back.
Led the Owls with 16 kick returns for 365 yards and added 92 yards on the ground as well one reception at Texas A&M (18 yards)... Made his debut as a kick returner by returning four for 130 yards at Southern Miss, including his career long return of 43 yards... Reached the end zone for the first time in his career, a two-yard run vs. Army for the first score of the day... Also picked up a pair of tackles on special teams coverage.
One of eight true freshmen to play in 2012... Rushed for 106 yards on 34 carries and caught three passes for 18 yards... Top rushing effort was 53 yards on 11 carries vs. UTSA... Caught all three passes intended for him vs. Louisiana Tech.
Copperas Cove High School
All-District 12 5A selection as both a junior and senior for coach Jack Welch at Copperas Cove... Hamilton ran for 1,505 yards, averaged 7.6 per carry and scored 26 touchdowns as a senior to earn a place on the Texas Sportswriters All-State honorable mention list ... Earned honors as a junior fullback and as a running back as a senior.
Full Name: Brandon Hamilton... Born: Nov. 10, 1993 at Ft. Hood... Parents: Regginald Hamilton and Selina Hamilton and Mark Williams... Rice major: Religious Studies... Rice College: Sid Richardson.
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