Blue 27, Gray 24
Army 49, Rice 12
Owls fall in international debut
2017 Training Camp
The Blue squad put up 494 yards of total offense.
The Blue defeated the Gray 27-24 in the annual Spring Game on April 21, 2018
Rice held its third scrimmage of the spring on April 14
Rice hosted North Texas on Senior Day
Rice met UTSA at the Alamodome on October 22, 2017
Rice hosted Army on October 7
C-USA Honor Roll 2016, 2017
Rushed for 261 yards on 57 carries and scored one touchdown while playing in 10 games (1 start)… Made his starting debut in the opener vs. Stanford in Sydney, Australia… Top effort for the season was a 56 yard output (six carries) and a touchdown vs. Army… Yardage total established a single-game best… Ripped off a 29-yard run at UTEP for his longest run from scrimmage in his career... Rushed for 165 yards and a touchdown and added a 5 yard TD reception in the Blue-Gray Spring Game to cap off a standout 2018 spring camp.
Scored a pair of rushing touchdowns this year while battling injuries... Rushed for a career-high 24 yards at USM, including a career-long carry of 15... Saw his first action in the backfield against Baylor, rushing for 16 yards on six carries and scoring his first career touchdown... Scored in his second consecutive game with a one-yard run at North Texas.
Redshirted.... 2016 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Mansfield High School
First team All-District 8-6A as a senior at Mansfield for coach Jeff Hulme ... Ran for 743 yards on 125 attempts (5.9 per carry) and scored 10 touchdowns... Added a 61-yard TD on his lone pass reception...Two-year starter... Also participated in track... Member of state qualifying 4x200 relay as a sophomore.
Full name: Emmanuel Ukelabuchi Esukpa... Born: Nov. 28 at Dallas... Parents: Stanley and Millicent Esukpa (one brother, one sister)...Rice Major: Sport Management... Rice College: Sid Richardson
Sid Richardson College