HOUSTON, Texas -- Rice University football has added a pair of games with Boise State, beginning in 2023. The programs have agreed to play the following season as well.
Rice will travel to Boise State for the first meeting in the series on Sept. 9, 2023 before hosting the Broncos on Sept. 7, 2024.
The programs split their only two meetings as conference rivals in the WAC in 2001 and '02. The Owls claimed a 45-14 home win on Oct. 4, 2001 in the first-ever meeting before dropping a 49-7 decision the following season (Nov. 9) at Boise.
Boise State finished the 2014 campaign ranked 16th with a 12-2 record and a 38-30 win over Arizona in the VIZIO Fiesta Bowl.