Houston retained possession of the Bayou Bucket with a 38-3 win on September 16.
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.
Earned his first letter after seeing his playing time pick up over the last half of the season… Made his debut vs. Houston on special teams and was credited with his first tackle with a stop on a kickoff vs. LA Tech… Played in the last six games to complete the year.
Redshirted in his first year at Rice.
Cy Ridge High School
One of two Cy Ridge standouts to sign with the Owls, joining D'Angelo Ellis... All District 17-6A as well as on the all district academic team... Member of the Houston Chronicle and Vype Magazine's Houston Top 100.
Full name: Dasharm Marquise Newsome...Born: Sept. 4, 1997... Parents: Shellie and Katrina Newsome (6 brothers, 2 sisters)... Rice College: Baker.