Thursday September 11th, 2014

Rice vs. Texas A&M

The Texas A&M Aggies will look to go 3-0 on the season on Saturday when they host the Rice Owls in College Station. Rice is 0-1 on the season after a loss to Notre Dame.

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

Details for Saturday's game are below: 

Kickoff: 9:00 p.m. ET

Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here

TV Coverage: ESPN2

Radio: For Texas A&M affiliates, click here. For Rice affiliates, click here

Game Facts

Texas A&M facts

Texas A&M and Rice met annually from 1914 through 1995, then did not meet again until last season, when the Aggies won 52-31.

Quarterback Kenny Hill needs 206 passing yards against the Owls to become the first Aggie to reach 1,000 yards in three games.

The Aggies have yet to allow a fourth quarter point this season.

Texas A&M ranks second in the FBS in passing offense, averaging 458 yards per game.

Texas A&M will be seeking its 17th straight win over the Owls. Rice's last win in the series came in 1980.

Rice facts

Rice is opening the season with two road games for the first time since 2009. It's also the first time in school history Rice has opened with consecutive road games vs. teams ranked in the AP poll.

Quarterback Driphus Jackson currently leads the team in both passing and rushing yardage, throwing for 163 yards and rushing for 61. 

The Owls are 2-17 vs. Texas A&M when the Aggies were ranked in the AP poll, including losses in the last 11 games. 

Rice saw 15 underclassmen make their collegiate debuts vs. Notre Dame.

The Owls’ last win over a ranked team on the road was on Oct. 12, 1991. 

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