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Four-year letterman who also was one of the most active Owls during his career.
Saw action in a pair of games.
Saw action in three games... Serves as president of Rice University's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and as the Rice representative Conference USA's SAAC.
Made the switch to offensive tackle in the spring after seeing his first playing time in 2006 on the defensive side of the ball. Saw extensive action on the Owls' punt team, as well as at left tackle in a reserve role.
Saw action in three games... Played against UCLA, Texas and Army and made his first career tackle against the Longhorns at Reliant Stadium. 2005: Redshirt.
Casady High School
2005 graduate of Casady High in Oklahoma City, Okla... All-South- west Preparatory Conference lineman for coach Butch Groves... Team captain... Four-year letterman in football, starting both on offense and defense as a junior and senior... Credited with 51 tackles as a senior after having 48 as a junior, earning honorable mention all-SPC in `03... Eagle Scout... Vice president of Casady's student council, and president of Chapel Life and the MultiCultural Club... Participated in the Little Theatre Club, and appeared as Kenickie in Grease.
Full Name: Travis Carl Mason... Born: Mar. 23, 1986, at Oklahoma City... Parents: Steve and Kym Mason, Oklahoma City (one broth- er, one sister).... Rice major: history.