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No. 23 Texas travels to Houston to face Rice

The No. 23 Texas Longhorns got off to a earnest start after holding dual of 3 games on a highway opposite a Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns final weekend and are now in Houston to face off opposite a Rice Owls on Tuesday dusk during 7 p.m. Central on C-USA TV.

The compare adult during Reckling Park reprises a longtime adversary between a dual normal ball powers before a Longhorns lapse to Austin to open a home report opposite a Boilermakers this weekend.

Both teams enter a diversion with relating 2-1 annals after bursting a four-game array during UFCU Disch-Falk Field in 2018.

Texas will have to delayed down Rice shortstop Trei Cruz, who started a deteriorate on a rip opposite Rhode Island by attack .444 (8-of-18) with dual home runs, dual triples, 10 RBI, 5 runs scored, and dual stolen bases. Third baseman Braden Comeaux is also able of removing a offense going, as he finished third in Conference USA final deteriorate with 76 hits. Overall, he strike .319.

The charge of conquering a Rice hitters will tumble on a right arm of beginner Ty Madden, a earnest energy pitcher who was throwing between 90 and 94 miles per hour when he sealed with Texas in 2017. Madden throws 3 pitches, including a changeup that a Longhorns coaches wish will turn a strikeout representation for him in college.

The Owls haven’t announced a starting pitcher yet.

Texas leads a all-time array 227-58-2.

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