Jan. 17, 2014
Rice Track & Field Team Set To Open Indoor Season At Texas A&M Invite:
Rice is set to begin its indoor season on Saturday at the Texas A&M Invitational in College Station, Texas. This is the second straight year that the Owls have opened the season at this event. At last year's meet Rice placed fifth.
Field: Abilene Christian, Baylor, Louisiana Tech, Rice, SMU, Texas A&M, TCU, Texas State, UT-Arlington and UT-San Antonio.
Following the Texas A&M Invite, the Owls will travel to Houston for the Howie Ryan Invitational, Jan. 31-Feb. 1. Rice will then split up and compete in both the New Mexico Collegiate Challenge (Feb. 8) as well as the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8).
The women will compete in one final meet again at Texas A&M on Feb. 15 before the indoor conference season will conclude with the C-USA Championships Feb. 28 - March 1 in Birmingham, Alabama (Qualifiers will then compete at the NCAA event in mid-March).