myspace hit counter
Rice University logo
Top blue bar image Rice University Baseball Players Association

Football News
RSS Feed

September 30, 2009

Permanent link

Rice's No. 1 Fan:
Click here for the latest edition of The Distaff End of the Bench by Joyce Pounds Hardy '45, '67 entitled "The taste lingers".

Rice Football:
Rice-Vanderbilt: A Student's Perspective (The Rice Thresher Sports Blog)
Rice-Vanderbilt Video Highlights (The Rice Football Webletter, updated)
Special Online Video of Tulsa vs. Rice Made Available Nationwide (Rice Owls)
Kyle Martens in search of the Owls' 'perfect punt' (Houston Chronicle)
Wait and see on Fanuzzi (JM's Blog) 
Coach Bailiff says Rice is still improving (Tulsa World)
TU Notebook: Graham's the winner (Tulsa World)

September 29, 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football:
Camaraderie Counts (Rice Owls)
Rice-Vanderbilt Video Highlights (The Rice Football Webletter)
Monday press luncheon (The Rice Football Webletter)
Todd Graham Press Conference Quotes (Tulsa Hurricane)
Bailiff keeping things on perspective for Rice (Houston Chronicle)
Graham today: Busy month awaits TU (Tulsa World)
Know the foe: Rice (Tulsa World)
Playing the spoiler (Tulsa World)

September 28, 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football:
Owls-Commodores: A Deconstruction (The R Blog)
Owls stay winless, done in by 2nd half collapse (Rice Football Webletter, updated)
The next day: Vanderbilt (JM's Blog)
Vanderbilt knew it missed chances at Rice (The Tennessean)
Report Card: Vanderbilt at Rice (Vanderbilt Hustler)
Freshmen come through against Rice (Vanderbilt Hustler)
Owl Defense Wears Down in Vandy Win (
TU focus shifts to Rice (Tulsa World)
Hurricane still has much to accomplish (Tulsa World)

Owls in the NFL Yesterday:
Click here for MK's feature about James Casey and Jarett Dillard entitled "Momentary Opponents, Forever Friends"... Larry Izzo recovered a fumbled punt on special teams and helped New York defeat Tennessee, 24-17. (Thanks, Mark Antweil!)

September 27, 2009

Permanent link

Vanderbilt 36, Rice 17:
Rice Falls To Vanderbilt (Rice Owls)
Second-half surge pushes VU past Rice (Vanderbilt)
Rice falls to Vandebilt in 1,000th game at Rice Stadium (Houston Chronicle)
Owls stay winless, done in by 2nd half swoon (The Rice Football Webletter)
Vanderbilt's big plays bring home victory (The Tennessean)
Vanderbilt gets Jared Hawkins back on the field (The Tennessean)
Second half surge carries Vanderbilt past Rice again (Nashville City Paper)
Offensive explosion (Vanderbilt Hustler)

September 26 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football Gameday:
At A Moment's Notice (Rice Owls)
Owls-Commodores: Five Things To Watch (The R Blog)
Owls' heads high for final tune-up (Houston Chronicle)
Just So You Know... Charles Ross (JM's Blog)
Vanderbilt defense faces test in Rice (The Tennessean)
Vanderbilt vs. Rice: Game at a glance (The Tennessean)
Rice will be quick to test VU's quick-fix artists (Nashville City Paper)
Gameweek Preview: Vandy Defense (

More Thor:
James Casey's latest rookie diary entry (
Word to wise: Watch Rice guys (Houston Chronicle)

September 25, 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football:
Injuries: To Report Or Not To Report (The R Blog)
Video: Rice Preview with Warren Belin (Vanderbilt)
Battle of the Real Students (The Rice Football Webletter)
Staying true to the Blue and Gray this weekend by Casey Michel (Thresher)
Vanderbilt sees injuries pile up (The Tennessean)
Vanderbilt linebacker has knack for turnovers (The Tennessean)
Defenses may be hard to find when VU takes on Rice (Nashville City Paper)
VU's top 5 football players you want in your corner (Vanderbilt Hustler)
No-huddle no good (Vanderbilt Hustler)
Gameweek Preview: Vanderbilt Offense (

Memorial vs. Strake Jesuit Football (Thanks, Joe Quoyeser!):
Strakes suiting up for Memorial against namesake team (Houston Chronicle)

September 24, 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football:
Rice - OSU Photos (The Rice Football Newsletter)
Vanderbilt at Rice (The Sports Network)
Foot injuries plague Vanderbilt (The Tennessean)
Vanderbilt duo hones pass routes (The Tennessean)
VU coach looks long and hard for short yardage backs (Nashville City Paper)
You don't need to ask, VU knows it needs to beat Rice (Bleacher Report)
Head to head: Vanderbilt vs. Rice (Vandymania, subscription content)

OJ Brigance:
Brigance still the strongest guy in the room (Baltimore Sun)

September 23, 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football:
Positive Impact (Rice Owls Blog)
Audio: 104.5 FM with Bobby Johnson (Vanderbilt)
Up close: Matt Nordstrom (The Rice Football Webletter)
Vanderbilt no-huddle off to slow start (The Tennessean)
Vanderbilt's focus is on run game (The Tennessean)
Receivers called on to help VU catch a win (Nashville City Paper)

Jarett Dillard:
Jags rookie WRs expected to be active against Texans (Florida Times Union)

September 22, 2009

Permanent link

Rice's No. 1 Fan:
Click here for the latest edition of The Distaff End of the Bench by Joyce Pounds Hardy '45, '67 entitled "Maybe Owls didn't chalk up W, but game gave cause for cheer".

Rice Football:
Monday's Press Conference (Vanderbilt)
Monday press luncheon (The Rice Football Newsletter)
The Gifted & The Grinder (Rice Owls Blog)
Rice takes lessons from losses as they seek first win (Houston Chronicle)
Vanderbilt players soak up spotlight with eye black (The Tennessean)
Vanderbilt's Vierling The Voice of Reason (The Bleacher Report)
Downfall or Clarion Call? (, subscription content)

Vernon Glass:
Yesterday, Lamar University dedicated the practice field as the Coach Vernon Glass Field of Champions.  Glass, who died in 2005, was Lamar football coach for 13 years from 1963-75.

Glass attend Rice where he was a 3-year letterman in football and baseball.  He captained the 1950 football team and the 1951 baseball team.  As quarterback, he led Rice's drive to the 1949 SWC championship and into the Cotton Bowl when he rallied the Owls to a 17-15 win over Texas in Austin.  Rice also won the Cotton Bowl against North Carolina, 27-13.

September 21, 2009

Permanent link

Rice Football:
Progress At The Quarter Pole (Rice Owls Blog)
Progress, but no win (The Rice Football Webletter)
Owls Find Improvement in Loss to Cowboys (
Vanderbilt coach leaves door open for qb change (The Tennessean)
Offense: "We just need to do better" (The Vanderbilt Hustler)
Defense turns in solid performance (The Vanderbilt Hustler)

1 2 3