HOUSTON - Rice volleyball head coach Genny Volpe announced on Wednesday the team's 2016 spring schedule, which will get underway on Friday, March 25 when the Owls host both Texas A&M and Houston in a tri-match at Tudor Fieldhouse (free admission).
The Owls will also participate in a pair of tournaments, first at the Texas Tornados Tournament (Sat., April 2) followed by the annual FAST Complex Tournament (Sat., April 9).
Rice will wrap up their spring slate on Friday, April 15 when they travel to Austin to face the Texas Longhorns in a single match on the last day of the spring competitive season.
Times for all matches have not yet been determined.
The Owls finished the 2015 campaign with a 21-10 record and finished third in the C-USA standings with an 11-5 conference record. Rice returns 12 letterwinners and five starters from the 2015 team.
2016 Spring Schedule
Friday, March 25 - vs. Texas A&M/Houston (Tudor Fieldhouse)
Saturday, April 2 - at Texas Tornados Tournament (Houston, Texas)
Saturday, April 9 - at FAST Complex Tournament (Houston, Texas)
Friday, April 15 - at Texas (Austin, Texas)