Rice women’s basketball has been on a long hiatus because of COVID-19. Here’s where the Owls stand with Conference USA action ahead of them.
It’s been a long while since Rice women’s basketball took the court for a game of any kind. The Owls have missed three contests, beginning with a road trip to play Texas A&M on Dec. 19 and continuing through to the New Year with their conference opener against North Texas also postponed.
Before COVID-19 through a wrench in the Owls’ plans, things were starting to tick upward. The team sits at 5-3 with conference play looming. Delays aside, how does this team compare with the expectations with which they entered the season? Let’s dig in.