Houston held off Rice in a 4-2 victory, keeping possession of the Silver Glove after a ninth-inning rally fell short for the Owls.

By the Numbers
  • Rice fell to 8-13 overall and 5-8 at home.
  • Houston extended its lead in the Silver Glove series to 62-35.
State of Play
  • Rice loaded the bases in the ninth but a game-ending double play dashed their comeback hopes.
  • The series with Tulane is next, marking the first time these rivals meet since 2014.
Bottom Line

Houston's victory over Rice secures their possession of the Silver Glove following a tense ninth-inning showdown, setting the stage for a key series against Tulane.