Owls Earn Top Seed for C-USA Championship
Face UTSA on Friday in opening match
The Rice men’s tennis team has earned its third consecutive top seed in the Conference USA Men’s Tennis Championship and will open defense of their conference title on Friday at 2 p.m. when they take on UTSA at the Adams Tennis Center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
Owls Sweep Showcase
Jamie Malik and Oscar Janglin completed an unbeaten weekend in which they won three matches in straight sets to pace the Rice Owls to a pair of wins and close out an unbeaten slate in the second annual C-USA Showcase at the Southern Miss Tennis Complex on Saturday.
Rice will be bidding to become the first repeat champion at the C-USA Championship since Tulsa won in 2011 & 2012 as well as becoming the first Owls’ team to win back-to-back men’s tennis titles at the conference level since they captured five consecutive SWC titles from 1968-72.