Rice met ODU in Norfolk, VA on November 18
Rice hosted FAU at Rice Stadium on November 5.
Rice defeated Prairie View 65-44
Rice faced North Texas at Rice Stadium on September 24
Shots from Training Camp 2016
Fought his way back from an injury during training camp to play in six games, including starts in the final four… Nearly matched his productivity from his freshmen year, despite playing in half as many games… Credited with 15 tackles (12/3) and broke up three passes… All three of his PBUs came in the season finale vs. North Texas… Had recorded 16 tackles (15/1) and broke up four passes in 12 games in 2016… Equaled career best for tackles in a game with five at ODU.
True freshman who was pressed into immediate playing time and responded with 16 tackles... Made his debut in the opener at WKU and was pressed into the starting lineup vs. North Texas... Credited with two tackles and broke up a pass vs. the Mean Green and added a pair at Southern Miss... Picked off his first career pass vs. Prairie View and deflected a second that was also picked, setting up a pair of touchdowns... Also credited with a career-high five tackles.
Cy Ridge High School
All District 17-6A as well as on the all district academic team ... On Dave Campbell's Texas Football Hot 300 as well as the Houston Chronicle and Vype Magazine's Houston Top 100.
Full name: D Angelo Ellis...Born: Apr. 9, 1998... Parents: Andre and Felicia Ellis (4 brothers)...Mother, Felicia, played volleyball and ran track at Prairie View A&M...Rice College: Baker.