Rice -- Talented lineman filled the important role of the Owls' deep snapper the past four years... Student Owl Club member.
2006: Owls deep snapper for the past four years....Selected to the All C-USA Third Team by the league's coaches....did not miss a game in his four years with the Owls, a total of 47 games...caused the key fumble recovery in the Owls' win over Tulsa when he knocked the ball free on punt coverage late in the 4th quarter. Ball was recovered by Andrew Sendejo to set up the score that put Rice up 28-21.
2005: Played in all 11 games... Assisted on two special teams tackles.
2004: Played in all 11 games on punting and field-goal units.
2003: Played in all 12 games to earn his first letter on special teams... Only coverage tackle came against Houston.
High School -- 2003 graduate of Moss Point High... Giant lineman who played for coach Jerry Alexander... Moss Point's offensive lineman of the year... First-team all-state in coaches voting, and second-team all-state from the Jackson Clarion-Ledger... All-Region 4-5A and all-area honoree by the Mississippi Press... Helped Moss Point to state championships in 2000-01... Team captain as a senior... Also a varsity letterman in track and field and in baseball as a pitcher/first-baseman, playing on the state championship team in 2000... Academic honors and activities include the Superintendent's List, the National Honor Society and Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Personal -- Full name: Timothy Andrew Clardy... Born: Oct. 25, 1984, at Pascagoula, Miss... Parents: Tim and JoAnn Clardy, Ocean Springs, Miss... Rice Major: economics... College: Baker.