Rice Owls (10-4)

Houston, Texas (2-3 record in state)

Association: NCAA (10-4 record in association)

Association Subdivision: FBS (10-4 record in association subdivision)

Conference: Conference USA (8-1 record in conference)

Competitive Rank (Rating): Football Bowl Subdivision #34 (0.464)

Schedule Strength (Rating): Football Bowl Subdivision #94 (0.728)

Point Margin Rank (Rating): Football Bowl Subdivision #56 (0.168)


Scheduled Results
DATE OPPONENT OPP* RESULT GAME RATING
Aug 31, 2013 @ Texas A&M
(NCAA FBS #21)
8-4 L 52-31 -0.154
Sep 14, 2013 Kansas
(NCAA FBS #101)
3-8 W 23-14 +0.770
Sep 21, 2013 @ Houston
(NCAA FBS #51)
7-5 L 31-26 -0.214
Sep 28, 2013 Florida Atlantic
(NCAA FBS #77)
6-5 W 18-14 +0.732
Oct 5, 2013 @ Tulsa
(NCAA FBS #99)
3-8 W 30-27 +0.811
Oct 12, 2013 @ Texas-San Antonio
(NCAA FBS #56)
7-4 W 27-21 +0.756
Oct 19, 2013 @ New Mexico State
(NCAA FBS #113)
2-9 W 45-19 +0.710
Oct 26, 2013 UTEP
(NCAA FBS #115)
2-9 W 45-7 +0.702
Oct 31, 2013 @ North Texas
(NCAA FBS #40)
8-4 L 28-16 -0.270
Nov 16, 2013 Louisiana Tech
(NCAA FBS #109)
4-7 W 52-14 +0.600
Nov 21, 2013 @ UAB
(NCAA FBS #112)
2-9 W 37-34 +0.748
Nov 30, 2013 Tulane
(NCAA FBS #72)
7-5 W 17-13 +0.756
Dec 7, 2013 Marshall
(NCAA FBS #49)
10-3 W 41-24 +0.688
Dec 31, 2013 Mississippi State
(NCAA FBS #38)
@ Memphis TN
6-6 L 44-7 -0.142
*minus head-to-head play

Strength Scale
Conference Rankings
East Division Competitive Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
35East Carolina10-30.460
49Marshall10-40.393
68MTSU8-50.297
77FAU6-60.244
112UAB2-10-0.112
121S Miss1-11-0.204
123FIU1-11-0.231
West Division Competitive Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
34Rice10-40.464
40North Texas9-40.426
56UTSA7-50.351
72Tulane7-60.273
99Tulsa3-90.045
109LA Tech4-8-0.075
115UTEP2-10-0.131

East Division Schedule Strengths
RKPROGRAMOPP*RATING
79UAB74-660.767
87FAU68-740.735
92FIU73-670.729
95S Miss65-740.728
111MTSU65-850.652
112Marshall73-880.648
114East Carolina68-820.635
West Division Schedule Strengths
RKPROGRAMOPP*RATING
24Tulsa82-620.893
71UTSA71-700.784
72Tulane80-680.783
89North Texas71-800.732
94Rice75-860.728
107UTEP61-790.676
124LA Tech46-900.471
*record minus head-to-head play

East Division Point Margin Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
26Marshall10-40.258
28East Carolina10-30.250
50FAU6-60.191
77MTSU8-50.087
113UAB2-10-0.069
120S Miss1-11-0.134
123FIU1-11-0.209
West Division Point Margin Rankings
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
19North Texas9-40.301
56Rice10-40.168
60UTSA7-50.160
64Tulane7-60.146
104Tulsa3-9-0.014
109LA Tech4-8-0.047
112UTEP2-10-0.061

State Rankings
State of Texas CFB Competitive Rankings
Top 5
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
1Baylor11-20.668
2Texas A&M9-40.567
3Texas8-50.474
4Rice10-40.464
5North Texas9-40.426

State of Texas CFB Schedule Strengths
Top 5
RKPROGRAMOPP RECORD*RATING
1Texas A&M104-540.965
2Texas86-650.895
3Baylor88-610.879
4Houston89-630.845
5TCU84-570.843
*minus head-to-head play

State of Texas CFB Point Margin Rankings
Top 5
RKPROGRAMOVERALLRATING
1Baylor11-20.419
2North Texas9-40.301
3Houston8-50.224
4Texas A&M9-40.224
5Texas8-50.219
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