Rice Owls add Notre Dame Fighting Irish to 2014 Football Schedule

By Tim K. -

Notre DameRiceThe Rice Owls have added the Notre Dame Fighting Irish to their 2014 football schedule, the school announced today.

Rice will travel to play Notre Dame in South Bend on a date to be determined. The game will be the fifth meeting between the schools.

Notre Dame leads the overall series 4-0. The last meeting between the two schools was Nov. 5, 1988 at Notre Dame Stadium. The Irish won that game 54-11.

With the addition of Notre Dame, Rice now has four non-conference games scheduled for 2014. The Owls have home games against Navy (9/13) and Wake Forest (TBA) and a road game against Army (10/11).

Notre Dame’s 2014 schedule is now complete. The Irish have home games vs. Michigan (09/06), Purdue (9/13), Syracuse (9/27), Pittsburgh (11/8), Northwestern (11/15) and Stanford. Road games include Temple (10/11), Arizona State (10/25), Navy (11/01), USC (11/29), and vs. Army in Orlando (TBA).

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Be nice if Notre Dame would come to Rice Stadium in return. Be nice to see those usual 50k seats with butts in them.