SYDNEY, Australia -- Rice was outgained 656-to-241, as the Owls dropped their season opener, 62-7, to 14th-ranked Stanford, Saturday night in Sydney, Australia.
On the first play of the game, Bryce Love ran for 62 yards. Two plays later, the Cardinal put the ball in the end zone. Stanford went on to score the game's first points
Rice finally got on the board in the fourth quarter as Austin Walter took a handoff and rushed 23-yards for the score.
Samuel Stewart led the Owls with 71 yards on 15 carries while also catching three passes for a career-high 41 yards.