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Rice Football Schedule 2018
Rice kicks off their 2018 football schedule in Week Zero on Saturday, Aug. 25 at home against the Prairie View A&M Panthers. Other non-conference games on the schedule for Rice in 2018 include a home contest against Houston and trips to face Hawaii, Wake Forest, and LSU.
Conference USA opponents on the 2018 Rice football schedule include UTSA, UAB, UTEP, and Old Dominion at home and Southern Miss, FIU, North Texas, and Louisiana Tech on the road.
Phil Steele ranks Rice’s 2018 football schedule as the 105th toughest schedule in the country. Rice’s opponents in 2018 have a combined record of 84-78 (51.9%) based on last season’s results.