Rice will play Houston on Tuesday with a 15-19 overall record and a 3-10 mark on the road.
The Owls are coming off a series win over C-USA foe Old Dominion last weekend.
Rice is hitting .283 with 19 home runs and 50 doubles.
The Owls are led by Ford Proctor’s .386 average, while Ryan Chandler paces the team with 50 hits.
As a pitching staff, Rice owns a 4.50 ERA and has fanned 291 hitters and walked 135 in 296.0 innings, while holding opponents to a .259 average.
Addison Moss is 1-3 with a 2.20 ERA in six starts, while three players lead the team with three wins (Matt Canterino, Roel Garcia and Willy Amador).
SERIES HISTORY vs. RICE
Houston and Rice will meet three times in 2018.
The two teams have met 185 times in program history, dating back to 1948.
Rice owns the all-time series, 106-79.
The Owls won the 2017 Silver Glove Series, 2-1, over the Cougars.
Last Time Out: March 27, 2018 | Rice 4, Houston 3 (Reckling Park)