Head coach David Bailiff held his weekly press conference Tuesday afternoon.
LA Tech 42, Rice 28
Owls fall in international debut
Rice faced UAB on November 4, 2017
Rice Owls Football Photo Gallery vs. LA Tech (1st Half)
Rice met the Pitt Panthers on September 30, 2017 at Heinz Field.
Shots from Training Camp 2016
Switched to tight end at the start of the season and looks to join the playing rotation after a redshirt year... C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2017).
Franklin High School
Co-MVP of District 12-3A as a senior while leading Franklin to the 3A D-II state title game... Credited with 115 tackles, three fumble recoveries, 19 quarterback hurries, 15 PBU and two interceptions as a senior... Listed as one of Texas best 32 linebackers in Dave Campbell's Texas Football's"Texas Rising" postseason recruiting guide... Three-time all-district performer... Honorable mention All-State as a sophomore, second team All-State as a junior and preseason All-State as a senior... Four-year starter... District and area champion in the discus as a junior and area runner-up in shot the same year... Second team Academic All-State selection ... Active in his church youth group and coaches youth basketball and football.
Full name: William Phillips. Born: Dec. 1, 1997... Parents: Scott and Elin Phillips... Grandfather (Thomas Phillips) played football at Texas while his father (Scott) played tennis at Texas A&M ... Rice College: Brown.