More than 2,500 Conference USA athletes honored
Rice hosted North Texas on Senior Day
Houston retained possession of the Bayou Bucket with a 38-3 win on September 16.
Rice rallied from a 21-0 deficit to defeat Charlotte 22-21 on November 12.
Rice hosted FAU at Rice Stadium on November 5.
Rice defeated Prairie View 65-44
Two-year letterman who looks to find an increased role as a junior... Enters fall camp at the top of the depth chart at the SAM LB position... C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll (2016).
Played in all 12 games and was credited with a career-high six tackles on the season, including a single-game best three at Army... Shared his first career TFL at Charlotte for a loss of two yards.
Saw action in eight games... Made first career tackle at Florida Atlantic... A member of 2015 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Leander High School
Three time All-District 25-4A pick at linebacker for coach Lee Bridges... Finished his career with 241 tackles, four sacks and three interceptions, including 108 stops as a senior... A member of Dave Campbell's Texas Football's Texas Top 300 and in the Top 25 Linebackers... Qualified for state as a member of Leander's 4x200 relay... Three-time Academic All-District pick... Brother (Mark) plays basketball at Hartford.
Full name: Martin Onyebuchi Nwakamma... Born: Sept. 19 at Austin... Parents: Mark and Blessing Nwakamma (three brothers)... last name pronounced “Wa-Kah-Ma” ... Rice major: Kinesiology...Rice College: Duncan.