North Texas 42 Rice 35
A tradition continued.
Rice hosted Army on October 7
Rice faced North Texas at Rice Stadium on September 24
Shots from Training Camp 2016
The Owls defeat the Wagner Seahawks 56-16 in the 2015 season opener.
Looks to continue making strides after bouncing back from injury last year... C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll (2016 & 2017).
Played in three games before missing ther rest of the season due to injury... Caught six passes for 49 yards on the year... Caught a career-high five passes for 38 yards against Wagner.
North Pole HS
Rice's only signee from outside of Texas and the school's first football recruit from Alaska, Wright was actually born in Texas (Irving)... Named Mr. Football in Alaska as a senior... Caught 29 passes for 605 yards and nine touchdowns... Completed his career with 90 receptions for 1873 yards and 26 touchdowns... 4A All-State selection as a senior after earning similar 3A honors as a junior... Finished third at the state track meet in the 400 meters as a sophomore and fourth in the 200 meters... A member of the NHS and received the Presidential Excellence Award.
Full name: Lance Avery Wright... Born: Nov. 19 at Irving... Parents: Daniel and Stacy Wright (one brother, one sister)... Brother, Steven, played football at West Texas A&M and Valley City State University...Rice major: Sport Management...Rice College: Sid Richardson.
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