Rice became bowl-eligible for the second time in as many years in the Owls' 45-7 victory over UTEP.
Oct. 26, 2013
Senior who will look to nail down one of open spots at defensive end this spring... Three-time member of C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2013 Saw action in all 14 games, finishing with 21 tackles... Became Owls third interior lineman to block a kick, partially deflecting a UTEP field goal attempt.
Redshirted while recovering from injury.
Credited with 19 tackles while seeing considerable playing time all season... Credited with a pair of tackles at Northwestern... Made his first career start at Southern Miss... Matched his career high with five tackles at Baylor... Picked up three tackles, including one for a loss in the home opener against Purdue... Credited with one tackle and also recovered a fumble in the opener at Texas.
Credited with a career-best five tackles at Tulsa... Picked up a pair of tackles at UCF... Played in all 12 games as a reserve on the defensive line... Credited with his first career tackle, good for a two-yard loss vs. Baylor.
Refugio High School
Four-time All District 30-2A selection for coach Jason Herring at Refugio...Two-time honorable mention all state honoree... Ranked by Dave Campbell's Texas Football as one of the top 20 defensive linemen in Texas and a member of its Top 300... District MVP as a junior, defensive MVP as a senior... Three-year team captain... Bobcats were 51-5 in his career, reaching the regional finals all four years, the quarterfinals twice and the state semifinals as a senior... State power lifting champion in 2009... First-team Academic All State... Member of the National Honor Society and class Valedictorian... Member of Refugio's computer science team that finished second at the state competition.
Full Name: Dylan Wade Klare... Born: March 23, 1992 at New Braunfels... Parents: Wade and Judy Klare (one brother, one sister) ... Civil Engineering major