Owls to play Mississippi State in Liberty Bowl on New Year’s Eve


The Rice Owls are the 2013 Conference USA (C-USA) champions and will play Mississippi State in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl at 3 p.m. Dec. 31 in Memphis, Tenn. The game will be broadcast nationally on ESPN. For bowl ticket information, visit riceowls.com. Rice News will be posting daily stories, videos and pictures of the Owls’ adventures in Memphis and game preparations here. A list of alumni watch parties across the country can be found here. If you tweet about the Owls or C-USA Coach of the Year David Bailiff, please use the hash tag #RiceFight.


About B.J. Almond

B.J. Almond is senior director of news and media relations in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.