The Blue squad put up 494 yards of total offense.
The Owls held their second scrimmage of the spring on March 25
Rice downed UTEP 44-24 on Senior Day 2016
Rice rallied from a 21-0 deficit to defeat Charlotte 22-21 on November 12.
Rice defeated Prairie View 65-44
Rice dropped a 14-13 decision to UTSA on October 15.
Earned his first playing time and enjoyed productive moments in 2016..
Led the Owls with a 27.8 average on six kickoff returns and with eight punt returns, including a long return of 19 yards against UTEP... Scored his first career touchdown vs. FAU on a seven-yard run... Caught three pass for six yards... Credited with three tackles on special teams, including a pair on punts.
Redshirted ...2 016 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Trinity Christian Academy
TAPPS Division 1 All-State and All-District for coach Steve Hayes at Trinity Christian Academy... Offensive MVP... Rushed for 2,046 yards with 27 rushing touchdowns and caught 55 passes for 781 yards as a senior... Ran for 4,912 yards and scored 76 rushing touchdowns on the ground in his career and added 1,871 yards and 15 touchdowns receiving... Ran track as a freshman and was named team MVP... National Honor Society member... National Art Honor Society... Academic All-State... Addison Rotary Club Student of the Month.
Full name: Nahshon Thomas Ellerbe... Born: Jan. 5, 1997 at San Jose, Ca. Parents: Shon and Roshounda Ellebe (one sister).. Father played football at San Jose State University. Rice College: Wiess.