2017 Training Camp
The Blue squad put up 494 yards of total offense.
Rice held its second scrimmage of 2017 Fall Camp on Saturday, August 12
The Rice Owls opened their 2017 football training camp on Monday
Rice faced North Texas at Rice Stadium on September 24
Rice opened the 2016 home schedule by dropping a 38-10 decision to Baylor.
Shots from Training Camp 2016
Saw first career action, playing in 10 games... C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2016 & 2017).
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
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