Owls outsmart Golden Knights
|Owls outsmart Golden Knights|
The Rice Owls won a wild 40-29 game Saturday as they defeated the UCF Golden Knights.
Rice won the game on the road as a 6-point underdog, but the combined score made it OVER the posted total (55).
Jarrett Dillard caught a touchdown pass for the 10th straight game and Quinton Smith rushed for 183 yards and three touchdowns as Rice have comeback to win three of their last four games and sit at 3-5 overall.
Kyle Israel made his first start of the season at quarterback, going 27-for-42 with 327 yards and three touchdowns. The Knights have been anything but golden as they are a disappointing 2-5 on the season.