The Owls held their first scrimmage of 2013 training camp on August 12.
Scrappy safety who has been a key contributor in his first two years... Member of 2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Credited with a career-best five tackles at Texas A&M and finished with 18 stops while playing in all 14 games... Credited with his first career TFL at UTSA.
One of eight true freshmen to see action in 2012... Second to Derek Brown among freshmen with six tackles (tied for second on team), including four on kickoff coverage and two while playing at safety... Originally ticketed for a redshirt but pressed into action vs. Houston in the fifth week of the year... Credited with his first tackle vs. Southern Miss and then picked up two more at Tulane... Also forced a fumble on a kickoff return vs. Tulane to set up the Owls' second touchdown... Credited with a pair of solo tackles vs. SMU.
Lansing Eastern High School
First Rice scholarship recruit from Michigan since wide receiver Darrell Goolsby from Detroit in 1984... All-conference and all-area selection for coach Robert McBride at Lansing Eastern HS... Credited with 95 tackles and one interception as a senior... Named to the Lansing State Journal Dream Team... Played golf and ran track... National Honor Society... Junior class president... Ranked in the top 10 in his senior class.
Full Name: Garrett Fuhrman... Born: Nov. 30, 1993 at Lansing, Mich. ... Parents: Jeff and Mary Fuhrman (one sister)... Rice College: Lovett... Rice major: Economics.