When Dave Maggard was hired as UH athletics director, he made the statement that he never wanted UH to lose to Rice at anything, ever.
In the major sports so far this season, UH has lost to Rice at football and men’s basketball (tonight, by one point). And going back further, it hasn’t really gone all that well.
Way to raise the expectations, David!
Maybe UH’s new motto needs to be, we’ll have no excuses for losing to