by Chuck Pool (firstname.lastname@example.org) - Rice Stadium saw over 250 college football hopefuls have a chance to showcase their skills for the coaching staffs for Rice, North Texas, Oklahoma and Oregon as well as additional coaches from other schools on Friday.
As part of new NCAA rules that prohibit schools from hosting their own camps away from their own campuses, schools around the country are partnering with others in strategic locations in their recruiting efforts. The staffs in attendance on Friday had combined their efforts on Thursday in Denton for a similar camp and the Owls will join with TCU to host a camp on Saturday at Rice Stadium in return for a similar event last week in Fort. Worth.
Rice head coach David Bailiff discussed the combining of efforts by the schools: