Rice Rice walk-on who earned his first playing time as a senior.
2011 Made his debut against Tulane, seeing playing time at defensive end.
2008 Awarded a C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal, presented to student-athletes who post a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.
High School: Two-year starter for coach Kurt Page at St. Thomas... Eagles were state TAPPS semifinalists in his sophomore year and were district champs in his junior season... Started for two years on defense, and started on offense as well as a senior... also competed in rugby and track in high school... Won academic awards at St. Thomas for the highest average in English and Theater... Served as captain for the St. Thomas chapter of FCA.
Full Name: Ross Jefferson Hill... Born: February 8, 1990 at College Station... Parents: Marc and Jeffrey Hill, Houston (one sister)...Rice major: History.