Throws for 407 yards and five toucdowns
Southern Miss 44, Rice 28
Owls run 94 plays.
Billy Lynch previews the Owls offense
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 hosted FAU at Rice Stadium on November 5.
Rice faced Louisiana Tech on October 29
Rice defeated Prairie View 65-44
Provided key catches all year for the Owls.
Led the Owls with a career-high 458 yards receiving and an average of 16.4 per catch... Finished strongly, with 24 catches for 432 yards in the last eight games... Threw his first career touchdown pass vs. UTEP, connecting with Jackson Tyner for 24 yards.... Has 19 career starts, tops on the receivers returning for 2017... Smashed his previous career high with 143 yards while matching his career-high with six catches vs. Prairie View... 143 yards were the top game total by an Owl since Dennis Parks had 163 at North Texas in 2015.
Third on team with 27 catches... Set career highs for catches (5) yards (98) and longest reception (52) vs. Army... Had 21 catches for 266 yards in his last seven games... Found the end zone for the first time in his career with a four-yard toss from Driphus Jackson at Texas... Made his first career start vs. Wagner.
Played in nine games as a redshirt freshman... Caught a pair of passes at Texas A&M for 12 yards.... Grabbed a 31-yarder vs. Old Dominion for his long pass of the year... Caught four passes for 134 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the Blue-Gray game to wrap up a productive spring... Caught a 34-yard TD from Guy Billups and a 57-yard bomb from Nate German.
Cy Falls High School
All-District 15-5A selection at wide receiver for the Eagles under coach Kirk Eaton... Team finished 9-2, including a win in the opening round of the state playoffs... Caught 43 passes for 833 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior... His 12 touchdown catches led the district... Named to the Houston Chronicle's Top 100... Two-year starter at wide receiver... Also ran track as the Eagles were District 17-5A Champions... Earned Academic all-state honors... Works as a volunteer at his church.
Full name: Temiloluwa Alaka... Born: Sept. 28, 1994 at Brooklyn, N.Y. ... Parents: Femi and Ethel Alaka (two sisters, one brother)... Younger brother, Otaro, is a junior linebacker at Texas A&M... Rice major: Sport Management with a Business minor...Rice College: Sid Richardson.
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