Rice Defeats Houston Baptist 61-53 - Recap

Rice got 12 points from Austin Ramljak en route to a 61-53 victory over Houston Baptist on Saturday at Autry Court.

Tamir Jackson had 11 points for Rice and Max Guercy chipped in with 11 points. Tamir Jackson had 4 assists for them, while Tamir Jackson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.

Houston Baptist got a 15-point performance from Tyler Russell, who was supported by 15 points from Art Bernardi. Tyler Russell had 3 assists in a losing cause for Houston Baptist, while Art Bernardi grabbed 14 rebounds.

Rice hit the break leading 29-18 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Houston Baptist as they grabbed 40 boards, while Rice only had 34.