Rice replaces a collection of prematurely departed talent which includes guards Trey Murphy III and Drew Peterson. Rice will try to incorporate eight players without the benefit of five-on-five scrimmages or full team workouts this summer.
It’s tempting to expect a drop-off when a team loses a historically productive player. But Rice might weather such a departure after COVID-19-related shutdowns prematurely ended star guard Erica Ogwumike’s college career in March.
Former Rice star and back-to-back Conference USA Player of the Year, Erica Ogwumike announced on Twitter that she'll be passing on the WNBA this season in order to pursue medical school in Dallas.
The Texas Basketball WNBA Draft Tracker will bring live updates and analysis of all the Texas college players selected in the 2020 draft.
If you looked at WNBA mock drafts from before the 2019-2020 season, you'd have seen a lot of people high on Rice's Erica Ogwumike, with her going early in the second round in most of those early mocks.
The NCAA Tournament will be played without fans allowed in the building due to concerns about COVID-19.
Last weekend, only two college basketball conferences with Texas teams — the American and the SEC — had conference tournaments, which gave us a chance to go long on what to expect in those tournaments. This week is a little different, as all of the other conferences compete in their tournaments.
Using Synergy's tracking technology, we've found the Top 10 performers in points per possession across the state of Texas in a variety of different play types.
We dove into some advanced stats to find out which players are the most efficient in certain in-game situations.