Tied for most by any school
Coach Bailiff held his press conference prior to the UTSA game.
Bailiff held his press conference prior to the Southern Miss game.
Tech wins West Division showdown
Coach Bailiff held his weekly press conference prior to the Army West Point game.
A tradition continues as the seniors concluded their final practice at Rice Stadium by being carried from the field.
Owls fall to Golden Eagles on Homecoming.
Bulldogs defeat the Owls, 42-17.
Hilltoppers down the Owls, 49-10.
Rice faced #4 Baylor in Waco on September 26
Heads into senior season as the Owls most experienced wideout, looking to build on outstanding effort in the Hawai’i Bowl... Preseason All C-USA 4th team by Phil Steele.
Matched his career best by catching 29 passes for the second straight year, capping the year by catching five passes for a career-best 109 yards against Fresno State in the Hawai’i Bowl... Was the third 100-yard receiving game in Rice bowl history... Caught a career-best six vs. ODU.
Led the team by averaging 17.5 yards per catch and was second with 29 catches, 508 yards and three touchdowns... Established new career highs with five catches for 75 yards vs. Tulane and had 228 yards in his last five games... Caught a 17-yard TD vs. UTEP for his only catch vs. the Miners... Enjoyed a successful return to San Antonio, catching three for 60 yards and his first touchdown of the year at UTSA... was his third game with three catches this season... Made his season debut with a career-best three catches for 65 yards vs. Kansas and added three catches for 48 yards vs. Houston... 54 of his 65 yards came on a career-long strike from Taylor McHargue.
One of eight true freshmen to play in 2012, finishing with seven catches for 112 yards and one touchdown... Named to the C-USA All-Freshman team as a punt returner (13 for 48 yards)... Caught a season-best two passes at Louisiana Tech and Memphis... Hauled in a 35-yard pass from Taylor McHargue vs. Southern Miss for his first career touchdown.
Converse Judson High School
All District 25-5A selection as a junior and senior for coach Jim Rackley in his final season at Converse Judson... Honorable mention all-state... Totaled 988 all-purpose yards as a senior... Played basketball as well in his junior year at Judson... Academic All State honorable mention.
Full Name: Dennis D'Andre Parks... Born: July 27, 1994 at San Antonio... Parents: Becky Davis and Dennis Parks (eight sisters)... Father (Dennis Parks) played football at New Mexico State... Rice major: Psychology... Rice College: Jones.