Rice vs. Old Dominion 1 p.m. central
The Owls gained 303 yards of offense.
UTSA hangs on to defeat Rice 14-13
Met with the media on Monday
Southern Miss 44, Rice 28
Rice defeated Prairie View 65-44
No matter the outcome on Saturday, the Owls annually return to Rice Stadium on a Sunday afternoon to host their annual Challenger Football game... 2016 was no exception.
Rice dropped a 14-13 decision to UTSA on October 15.
Rice faced North Texas at Rice Stadium on September 24
Rice opened the 2016 home schedule by dropping a 38-10 decision to Baylor.
Talented interior player looking to expand his role in 2017.
Saw action in eight games, making two starts... Made first career start vs. Baylor... Twice recorded career-high seven tackles (at Army West Point, vs. UTSA).
Saw action in 10 games as a true freshman... Made his debut at North Texas... Recorded 10 tackles on the season.. Had his most productive game vs. UTSA, picking up four tackles, 2.5 TFL and his first career sack... Credited with his first career tackle at FAU.
Gueyer High School
All-District selection for three consecutive years for coach John Walsh as Guyer won state titles in his sophomore and junior seasons... Ranked by Dave Campbell's Texas Football as the #8 defensive end in its postseason edition and at #130 in their final Texas 150...Member of Dave Campbell's Texas Football's Texas Top 300 and listed as one of the top 25 defensive linemen... Limited to five games as a senior, but was credited with 46 tackles, including six sacks, forced two fumbles, recovered one and broke up three passes... Credited with 210 tackles in his career, including 34 sacks, forced five fumbles, recovered three, broke up 25 passes and intercepted four... Academic All-District... Mentors third graders in spare time.
Full name: Carl Anthony Thompson Jr... Born: Nov. 17 at Kingston, Jamaica... Carl and Pauline Thompson (one sister)... Rice major: Kinesiology.. Rice College: Martel.