Rice basketball has bounced between highs and lows this season. Here’s where the Owls stand with the bulk of Conference USA play ahead.
Rice basketball spent most of the winter off the court, and it wasn’t by choice. COVID-19 swept through both the men’s and women’s programs. The men were able to get back in action on Saturday against North Texas, beginning their conference slate as scheduled. Rice lost that game, falling to 7-5.
There were a few close games scattered in between of a wild back-and-forth start to the 2021-2022 Rice Basketball season. How does what we’ve seen so far and how does it compare with the expectations for this program entering this stretch? Let’s dig in.