Rice hosts SMU at 2:30
2012 Spring Game
Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
18 Awarded Scholar-Athlete Status
Walkon who continues to provide steady support.
All-district selection for coach Eddy Peach as a senior at Arlington Lamar High School, throwing for 1680 yards and 10 touchdowns while rushing for 358 yards and 11 scores... First team academic all-state and elected team captain... Dale Hansen Scholar Athlete of the Week... Graduated in the top four percent of his class... member of the National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta... Principals Award, Sam J. Curlee Award, Rotary Award, Scottish Rites Foundation Scholarship Award, Arlington Womans Club Award.
Full Name: Michael James Poynter... Born: March 19, 1991at Bedford, Texas. .... Parents: Jim and Peggy Poynte, Arlington (two brothers) ... Father played football at the University of Pennsylvania, 1973-1977; Brother (Ben Poynter) played at SMU, 2003-2007; Cousin (Tommy Poynter) played , Cousin, Southern Methodist University, 2004-2008... Rice major: Mathematical Economic Analysis