UTEP-Rice Football Game Moved to Thursday Nov. 3rd

UTEP has announced that the football game between the UTEP Miners and the Rice Owls has been rescheduled to Thursday November 3rd in Houston.

The game was moved at the request of Conference USA. Originally it was going to be played on Saturday November 5th.

Last season the Miners beat the Owls 38-28 in the Sun Bowl. This year’s game against Rice will be the first time the the Miners have played on a Thursday since 2012.