The Rice Owls have added the Prairie View A&M Panthers to their 2025 soccer schedule, FBSchedules.com has discovered.
A replica of the soccer recreation settlement with Rice College was obtained from Prairie View A&M College by way of a state of Texas Public Info Act request.
Rice will host Prairie View A&M at Rice Stadium in Houston, Texas, on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2025. The Owls can pay the Panthers a $350,000 assure for the competition, in keeping with the copy of the contract.
Rice and Prairie View A&M first met on the gridiron in 2016 after which performed a second time two seasons later. The Owls defeated the Panthers in each contests, successful 65-44 in 2016 and 31-28 in 2018.
Prairie View A&M is a member of the Southwestern Athletic Convention (SWAC) within the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS). The Panthers are of their second season underneath head coach Bubba McDowell, who tallied a 6-5 total report and a 5-3 report in SWAC motion in 2022.
Rice, who was a member of Convention USA from 2005 by means of 2022, started play within the American Athletic Convention this season. The Owls are of their sixth season underneath head coach Mike Bloomgren, who has a 17-40 total report on the college (12-25 Convention USA).