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 brings great experience to defensive line rotation... Three-time member of C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Moved inside after playing at DE in his first two years... 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... Rice College: Will Rice.