Owls rally past Miners
The Rice Owls scored 28 points in the fourth quarter, to defeat the UTEP Miners 56-48 Saturday.
Rice won the game as 7.5-point underdogs, while the combined score sailed OVER the posted total of 71.
Chase Clement threw six touchdown passes and ran for a pair to lead the Owls. Clement completed 32-of-58 passes for 395 yards, while rushing for 109 yards off 14 carries.
Trevor Vittatoe completed 30-of-57 passes for 368 yards and five touchdowns in the loss.