Dec. 13, 2012
HOUSTON- Rice won its second consecutive game and improved to 3-1 at Tudor Fieldhouse this season with a 68-42 defeat of Chicago State. Jessica Kuster and Megan Palmer both posted double-doubles for the second straight game.
After Chicago State (1-8) tied the game at four, Rice (4-4) went on a 16-2 run to take a 20-6 lead midway through the first half, and did not look back. The Owls took a 32-11 lead into the break, holding the Cougars to no points over the last 8:12 of the second half.
The Owls extended their lead to as many as 32 in the second half, with the result never in doubt as Rice coasted to victory.
Rice's 26-point victory is the largest for the Owls this season. The Owls shot 43.9 percent from the floor, a season-high.
Jessica Kuster had her third consecutive double-double and her 15th consecutive double digit scoring game with 14 points and 11 rebounds.
Megan Palmer posted a double-double for the second consecutive game with 14 points and 11 rebounds, the second double-double of her career.
Christal Porter scored a season-high 13 points, reaching double figures for the third time in her career. Nakachi Maduka also posted a season-high, with 11 points, and her second career double figure game.
The Owls return to action on Dec. 15, as Rice hosts the Stephen F. Austin Ladyjacks at 2 p.m. in Tudor Fieldhouse.
Owls Fall in C-USA Quarterfinals to Middle...
03/10/2016 - The No. 10 seed Rice Owls women’s basketball team saw their 2015-16 season come to a close with a 74-54 loss to No. 2 seeded Middle Tennessee...
Owls Take Down LA Tech in Overtime, 72-67
03/09/2016 - The Rice Owls advanced to the C-USA Championship quarterfinals with a 72-67 overtime win over Louisiana Tech in the second round on Wednesday.
Women's Hoops Set to Face LA Tech at C-USA ...
03/08/2016 - The 10th seed Rice Owls women’s basketball team will open up the C-USA Championships with a second round matchup against the No. 7 Louisiana ...
Owls Drop Regular Season Finale at Old Dominion
03/05/2016 - A late second half run propelled the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs to a 61-52 victory over the Rice Owls women’s basketball team in the regular ...
Owls Close Out Regular Season Saturday at Old...
03/04/2016 - Rice concludes their 2015-16 regular season on Saturday when they face the Lady Monarchs of Old Dominion at 12 p.m. (CT) in Norfolk, Va.
Owls Comeback Bid Falls Short at Charlotte
03/03/2016 - A valiant comeback by the Rice Owls women's basketball team fell just short Thursday evening in a 68-63 loss to the Charlotte 49ers.
Women's Basketball Begins Final Road Trip...
03/01/2016 - The Rice Owls women’s basketball team embarks on their final road trip of the regular season this week with an east coast swing beginning at ...
Owls Win 84-77 Thriller Over LA Tech in Home...
02/27/2016 - Rice sophomore Shani Rainey poured in a career-high 26 points and junior Maya Hawkins contributed another 25 points to help lead the Owls to an 84-...
- Top Videos /
- Online Store