Inside the Numbers: Rice

Rice National Rankings

CategoryNational RankStat
Scoring Offense29th42
Scoring Defense89th29
Rushing Offense5th314
Rushing Defense40th117.5
Passing Offense93rd188
Passing Defense37th163.5
Total Offense25th502.5
Total Defense31st281.5
Yards Per Play84th
OPP Yards Per Play116th
Points Per Play80th
OPP Points Per Play128th
Avg Scoring Margin92nd-14
OPP Avg Scoring Margin93rd+14
Allowed QB Sacks Per Game83rd2
Sacks Per Game98th1
Opponent Average Team Passer Rating124th158.2
3rd Down Conversion %2nd67%
OPP 3rd Down Conversion %65th37.5%

Rice Offensive Play Calling

Overall 
RunPass
65%35%
1st Down
68%42%
2nd Down
69%31%
3rd Down
53%47%

Rice Opponents Play Calling

Overall 
RunPass
67%33%
1st Down
RunPass
73%27%
2nd Down
RunPass
70%30%
3rd Down
RunPass
50%50%

Rice Offensive Explosiveness

Yards Per PlayPoints Per Play
5.88
0.49
Yards Per Play - 1st Down
AVG
Run
Pass
6.1
6.2
5.8
Yards Per Play - 2nd Down
AVG
Run
Pass
4.8

4.45.5
Yards Per Play - 3rd Down
AVG
Run
Pass
7.4
6.7
8.1

Rice Opponents Explosiveness

Yards Per PlayPoints Per Play
5.79

0.59
Yards Per Play - 1st Down
AVG
Run
Pass
6.6
3.8

14.2

Yards Per Play - 2nd Down
AVG
Run
Pass
5.4

3

10.8

Yards Per Play - 3rd Down
AVG
Run
Pass
4.7
4.4

4.9

Rice WR Targets

WR Dennis Parks
18%
WR Lance Wright
14%
WR Zach Wright
12%

Play Makers

     
QB Driphus Jackson
Yards Per PlayYards Per Pass CompletionYards Per Run
4.910.13.8
1st Down QB Rating2nd Down QB Rating3rd Down QB Rating
104.350.23142.51
RB Samuel Stewart
Yards Per PlayYards Per RunYards Per Reception
75.817.3
WR Dennis Park
Yards Per PlayYards Per Reception
9.69.6

Where Did Rice Run the Ball vs Texas?

LeftMiddleRight
28%49%23%

Rice Plays Over 5 Yards

RunPass
5229