The Owls held their first scrimmage of 2013 training camp on August 12.
One of two 2013 signees from El Campo, Martin found his first playing time on the defensive front.
O-lineman who joined the defensive rotation vs. ODU after injuries struck and has tackles in each of the last seven games... Credited with a career-high five tackles at Marshall... Picked up first career TFL at Army.
El Campo High School
All-State selection while teaming with fellow Owl signee Cole Hunt to lead El Campo to the 3-A Division I State Championship game under coach Bob Gillis... Joined teammate and fellow Rice signee Cole Hunt to Dave Campbell's Texas Football's All Texas High School second team at the conclusion of the season... Earned All-District 25-3A honors on both offense and defense as well as Victoria Area Lineman of the Year and second-team All-Greater Houston... Credited with 81 pancake blocks and did not allow a sack as a senior... Credited with 64 tackles and five sacks on defense... Academic All-District selection.
Full name: Rocondric Martin... Born: Feb. 9, 1995 at Wharton... Parents: Rishiki Baylor and the late Rodderick Martin (one brother, one sister)... Rice major: Undeclared (natural sciences division)... Rice College: Lovett.