Rice held its first scrimmage of the 2013 Spring Football on March 14
Looks to contribute immediately after making the successful switch to defensive end in the spring and intensive work in the weight room.
Saw action primarily on special teams in four games after redshirting in 2011.
Westwood High School
Earned a scholarship to Rice after one season at wide receiver in high school...
All District 16-5A selection as a senior for Anthony Wood after switching to wide receiver for his senior year... Played quarterback in his first year at Westwood after moving from Wisconsin... Caught 52 passes for 788 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior... Committed to the Owls in the summer before his senior year... Also competes in the 400 meters in track.
Full Name: Grant Allen Peterson... Born: Nov. 6, 1992 in Charlotte, N.C. ... Son of Craig and Denise Peterson, Burlington, Wisc. ... Has one sister... Visual and Dramatic Arts major... Rice College: McMurtry.