Nestled in the heart of Houston, Texas within one of the most beautiful campus’ in the country — Welcome to Rice Athletics, home of your Rice Owls! We invite you to join the Blue & Gray at all athletic events this year and experience Rice Fight Never Dies. Sammy The Owl. The MOB. Rice Cheer & Dance. When you attend games and events, you truly make a difference in the arena of competition. It’s an honor to hold up our owl signs and experience so many of the ‘you had to be there’ moments together. Visit Rice University and see what in means to be part of the Rice Family today!