Sport Management Articles

James G. Disch Receives 2020 TAHPERD Trailblazer Award

James G. Disch Receives 2020 TAHPERD Trailblazer Award Friday, Jan. 22, 2021


Jarvis Sam ’13

Jarvis Sam ’13 promoted to Vice President, Global Diversity and Inclusion for Nike Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021


Antonio Cruz ‘22 Served as Color Commentator for the Sugar Land Skeeters

Antonio Cruz ‘22 Served as Color Commentator for the Sugar Land Skeeters Monday, Dec. 21, 2020


Sport Management majors intern with Remsol Media

Three Sport Management majors intern with Remsol Media Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020


Linda Huang ‘21 interned with Star Innovations

Linda Huang ‘21 describes her internship with Star Innovations Monday, Nov. 2, 2020


A Conversation with Lance Armstrong

A Conversation with Lance Armstrong Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020


Morgan Laaksonen ‘21 completes internship with the largest rodeo on Earth

Morgan Laaksonen ‘21 completes internship with the largest rodeo on Earth Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020


Jason Gardner ’21 lands sport analytics internship with Big League Advance

Jason Gardner ’21 lands sport analytics internship with Big League Advance Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020


Adam Gurin '21

Adam Gurin '21 Completes Summer Internship with SportsTrace Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020


Carrie Potter named as one of “Women Who Mean Business” by the Houston Business Journal

Carrie Potter named as one of “Women Who Mean Business” by the Houston Business Journal Wednesday, Sep. 30, 2020


Dr. Hua Gong

Hua Gong joins the Sport Management faculty Monday, Sep. 21, 2020


Students walking on campus

Rice rises to No. 16 in 2021 U.S. News rankings Monday, Sep. 14, 2020


Mary Claire Danilevics

Rice Memories: Mary Claire Danilevics Tuesday, Sep. 8, 2020


Niche Logo

Rice tops in Texas, No. 7 nationally in new Niche rankings Friday, Sep. 4, 2020


Screenshot of the ranking on Niche.com

Niche Ranks Rice Sport Management Program Best in the Country for 2021 Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020


2020 Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award receipients

John Brown ’20 and Kristian Stengel ’21 Receive the 2020 Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award Thursday, Jul. 2, 2020


Frank Li '20 wins Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award

Frank Li '20 is the 2020 Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award Recipient Wednesday, Jul. 1, 2020


2020 Roemmich "Hammer" Award Co-Recipients

Samantha Quen ’20 and Jesse Roberts ’20 Named Co-Recipients of the 2020 Roemmich Award Thursday, Jun. 18, 2020


Congrats to the class of 2020

SMGT Holds Virtual 2020 Celebration to Honor Graduating Class Monday, Jun. 1, 2020


Justin Wolin ’15 Lands MLB Analytics Position

Justin Wolin ’15 Lands MLB Analytics Position Tuesday, May. 26, 2020


Breion Winston ’16 Launches HERRway Clothing Line

Breion Winston ’16 Launches HERRway Clothing Line Thursday, May. 21, 2020


Elena Gumbs '16 promoted to Field Experience Specialist at Under Armour

Elena Gumbs '16 promoted to Field Experience Specialist at Under Armour Wednesday, May. 13, 2020


Undefeated Houston Roughnecks Lose to COVID-19

Undefeated Houston Roughnecks Lose to COVID-19 Wednesday, May. 6, 2020


‘Quaranteens’ across the world star in podcast launched by Rice students

‘Quaranteens’ across the world star in podcast launched by Rice students Friday, May. 1, 2020


Sam DeCaprio '23 continues sports podcast in quarantine

Sam DeCaprio '23 continues sports podcast in quarantine Monday, Apr. 20, 2020


Stockbridge '15 is making his mark in Houston Rockets' front office

Stockbridge '15 is making his mark in Houston Rockets' front office Friday, Apr. 10, 2020


Christian Villescas '16 in charge of design of Sperry Topsiders

Christian Villescas '16 in charge of design of Sperry Topsiders Friday, Apr. 3, 2020


Jimmy Comerota '10 Named Director of Corporate Partnerships with the Houston Astros

Jimmy Comerota '10 Named Director of Corporate Partnerships with the Houston Astros Friday, Mar. 6, 2020


Ex-CBS News president talks future of news at Social Sciences anniversary lecture

Ex-CBS News president talks future of news at Social Sciences anniversary lecture Monday, Mar. 2, 2020


Social Sciences turns 40: A look back

Social Sciences turns 40: A look back Monday, Mar. 2, 2020


Cole Derksen finds balance at Rice University

Cole Derksen finds balance at Rice University Monday, Mar. 2, 2020


Rice Social Sciences to celebrate 40 years Feb. 27-28

Rice Social Sciences to celebrate 40 years Feb. 27-28 Monday, Feb. 24, 2020


Chemistry of Art class partners with MFAH to give Rice students firsthand experience

Chemistry of Art class partners with MFAH to give Rice students firsthand experience Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020


Rice junior designs hoodies with a message: Relax

Rice junior designs hoodies with a message: Relax Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020


Rice Sport Management Students Tackle 2020 NFL Honors in Miami

Rice Sport Management Students Tackle 2020 NFL Honors in Miami Friday, Feb. 14, 2020


New Social Sciences collective focuses on inequality research

New Social Sciences collective focuses on inequality research Monday, Feb. 3, 2020


Class designed by Rice and the Houston Texans enjoys a successful first semester

Class designed by Rice and the Houston Texans enjoys a successful first semester Monday, Jan. 6, 2020


Rockets’ Winston Lin Teaches Analytics Class to Rice Students

Rockets’ Winston Lin Teaches Analytics Class to Rice Students Friday, Jan. 3, 2020


Alexa Davidson ’19 Hired by the Houston Marathon Committee

Alexa Davidson ’19 Hired by the Houston Marathon Committee Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019


R Association Names William Roberts ’17 As New Executive Director

R Association Names William Roberts ’17 As New Executive Director Monday, Dec. 2, 2019


Frank Fu ‘21 was selected to participate in an event run by the Harvard College Association for U.S.-China Relations

Frank Fu ‘21 was selected to participate in an event run by the Harvard College Association for U.S.-China Relations Friday, Nov. 22, 2019


Three Sport Management Students were hired to work the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin

Three Sport Management Students were hired to work the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin Friday, Nov. 15, 2019


Ben Schragger ’19 Lands Job with CBS Fantasy Sports

Ben Schragger ’19 Lands Job with CBS Fantasy Sports Friday, Nov. 1, 2019


As Astros aim to ‘Take it Back,’ Rice expert available to discuss how sports analytics impact baseball

As Astros aim to ‘Take it Back,’ Rice expert available to discuss how sports analytics impact baseball Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019


Joe Branch, assistant GM of the Minnesota Timberwolves, speaks to Rice undergraduates about careers in basketball

Joe Branch, assistant GM of the Minnesota Timberwolves, speaks to Rice undergraduates about careers in basketball Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019


Travis Stockbridge ‘15 Named the General Manager of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers

Travis Stockbridge ‘15 Named the General Manager of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019


Jesse Roberts '20 Works the Invesco Tournament in Toronto

Jesse Roberts '20 Works the Invesco Tournament in Toronto Friday, Oct. 4, 2019


Frank Li ‘20 Advanced to 2019 NBA Hackathon Finals

Frank Li ‘20 Advanced to 2019 NBA Hackathon Finals Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019


Bert Emanuel ‘94 Accepts Front Office Role with the XFL’s Houston Roughnecks

Bert Emanuel ‘94 Accepts Front Office Role with the XFL’s Houston Roughnecks Wednesday, Sep. 25, 2019


Kristian Stengel ’21 becomes the First Rice Student to Intern for the UFC

Kristian Stengel ’21 becomes the First Rice Student to Intern for the UFC Monday, Sep. 23, 2019


Cole Derksen '20 completes summer internship with Nike and gets invited to its Intern Summit

Cole Derksen '20 completes summer internship with Nike and gets invited to its Intern Summit Wednesday, Sep. 18, 2019


Max Boekelmann '21 completes summer internship with Houston World Cup Bid Host Committee

Max Boekelmann '21 completes summer internship with Houston World Cup Bid Host Committee Monday, Sep. 16, 2019


Rice University ranked #1 for "Best Colleges for Sports Management in America"

Rice University ranked #1 for "Best Colleges for Sports Management in America" Friday, Sep. 13, 2019


Rice ranks as no.1 best Sport Management Program in America

Rice ranks as no.1 best Sport Management Program in America Tuesday, Sep. 10, 2019


Rice ranks among top 20 national universities

Rice ranks among top 20 national universities Monday, Sep. 9, 2019


The business behind the ballgame: Course will teach how to run an NFL franchise

The business behind the ballgame: Course will teach how to run an NFL franchise Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2019


The business behind the ballgame: New Rice course will teach how to run an NFL franchise

The business behind the ballgame: New Rice course will teach how to run an NFL franchise Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2019


Rice Rates Top 10 in Nine Princeton Review Rankings

Rice Rates Top 10 in Nine Princeton Review Rankings Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019


Ben Schragger ’19 is the 2019 Roemmich Award Recipient

Ben Schragger ’19 is the 2019 Roemmich Award Recipient Tuesday, Jun. 11, 2019


Mai Pham ’19 Wins the Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award

Mai Pham ’19 Wins the Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award Wednesday, May. 29, 2019


Kristian Stengel ‘21 will be the First Rice Student to Intern for the UFC in Summer 2019

Kristian Stengel ‘21 will be the First Rice Student to Intern for the UFC in Summer 2019 Friday, May. 24, 2019


Caroline Cobb ‘20, Emily Mohlin ‘21, Grace Chialiva ‘22, & Castin Neumeyer ‘19 receive the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award for their performance in Sport Law

Caroline Cobb ‘20, Emily Mohlin ‘21, Grace Chialiva ‘22, & Castin Neumeyer ‘19 receive the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award for their performance in Sport Law Thursday, May. 23, 2019


SMGT 477 offers students the opportunity to work with the Houston Rockets in Business Analytics

SMGT 477 offers students the opportunity to work with the Houston Rockets in Business Analytics Wednesday, May. 1, 2019


Rice Sport Management Students receive a behind-the-scenes look during a Houston Rockets Game

Rice Sport Management Students receive a behind-the-scenes look during a Houston Rockets Game Monday, Apr. 29, 2019


Event Management Class Puts on Third Annual “Dodge for a Cure” Charity Dodgeball Tournament

Event Management Class Puts on Third Annual “Dodge for a Cure” Charity Dodgeball Tournament Friday, Apr. 19, 2019


Stephanie Swingle ‘07 Featured in “Marketing Today” - Discusses CMO Role at Mizzen + Main

Stephanie Swingle ‘07 Featured in “Marketing Today” - Discusses CMO Role at Mizzen + Main Friday, Apr. 12, 2019


Department of Sport Management offering new class in Fall 2019 called "Professional Sports: Management."

Department of Sport Management offering new class in Fall 2019 called "Professional Sports: Management." Monday, Apr. 8, 2019


Marcos Ramos ’05 Promoted to Manager of Philanthropy and Events at Big Lots

Marcos Ramos ’05 Promoted to Manager of Philanthropy and Events at Big Lots Thursday, Apr. 4, 2019


3v3vCancer Raises Over $15,000 for Cancer Research

3v3vCancer Raises Over $15,000 for Cancer Research Monday, Apr. 1, 2019


Rice Sport Management works events surrounding Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta

Rice Sport Management works events surrounding Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2019


52 Students Honored at Sport Management Declaration of Major Signing Ceremony

52 Students Honored at Sport Management Declaration of Major Signing Ceremony Wednesday, Mar. 6, 2019


Professor Haptonstall was quoted in the Beaumont Enterprise regarding the launch of a new professional team

Professor Haptonstall was quoted in the Beaumont Enterprise regarding the launch of a new professional team Friday, Mar. 1, 2019


Chad Tatum ’18 Hired Full-Time by the Baltimore Orioles

Chad Tatum ’18 Hired Full-Time by the Baltimore Orioles Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019


Paul Fitzgerald '12 hired by Netflix

Paul Fitzgerald '12 hired by Netflix Monday, Feb. 25, 2019


William Roberts '17 Hired by Peak Sports MGMT

William Roberts '17 Hired by Peak Sports MGMT Friday, Feb. 22, 2019


Elhadji Diop ‘21 works 2018 MLS Cup Final

Elhadji Diop ‘21 works 2018 MLS Cup Final Monday, Feb. 18, 2019


Super Owls gain big-game experience

Super Owls gain big-game experience Friday, Feb. 15, 2019


Jesse Roberts '20 served as Meb Keflezighi's escort for the 2019 Houston Marathon

Jesse Roberts '20 served as Meb Keflezighi's escort for the 2019 Houston Marathon Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019


Sebastian Gonzalez 19’ featured by Rice University as an “Unconventional Student”

Sebastian Gonzalez 19’ featured by Rice University as an “Unconventional Student” Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019


Unconventional Students at Rice 2019: Sebastian Gonzalez grew his passions at Rice, literally

Unconventional Students at Rice 2019: Sebastian Gonzalez grew his passions at Rice, literally Friday, Feb. 1, 2019


Amy Czyz '15 Hired by The Athletic as People Business Partner

Amy Czyz '15 Hired by The Athletic as People Business Partner Monday, Jan. 7, 2019


Living Out a Fantasy: Ben Schragger ’19 and the Rise of Fantasy Football Live

Living Out a Fantasy: Ben Schragger ’19 and the Rise of Fantasy Football Live Friday, Dec. 7, 2018


Madison Nasteff '19 Hired Full-Time at Nike After Summer Internship

Madison Nasteff '19 Hired Full-Time at Nike After Summer Internship Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018


SMGT 266 Class Goes to NRG Park for Customer Service Experience

SMGT 266 Class Goes to NRG Park for Customer Service Experience Friday, Nov. 9, 2018


Chris Canetti, Adjunct Lecturer, has been named President of Houston's 2026 World Cup Bid Committee

Chris Canetti, Adjunct Lecturer, has been named President of Houston's 2026 World Cup Bid Committee Friday, Oct. 26, 2018


Sergio Santamaria '18 Hired Full-Time by the Phoenix Suns

Sergio Santamaria '18 Hired Full-Time by the Phoenix Suns Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018


Henry Lanear ’19 Interned with NASCAR at the Kansas Speedway

Henry Lanear ’19 Interned with NASCAR at the Kansas Speedway Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018


Emily Mohlin '21 interned at the National Women's Hockey League

Emily Mohlin '21 interned at the National Women's Hockey League Friday, Sep. 28, 2018


Taylor Scott ’20 interned at the NFL Players Association

Taylor Scott ’20 interned at the NFL Players Association Wednesday, Sep. 26, 2018


The Patriot Way: Mai Pham’s Bond with the Kraft Family

The Patriot Way: Mai Pham’s Bond with the Kraft Family Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2018


Rice University ranked as No. 16 for Best National University

Rice University ranked as No. 16 for Best National University Tuesday, Sep. 11, 2018


Building a Team of Champions

Building a Team of Champions Monday, Sep. 10, 2018


Kristen Gambetta ‘05 Named Director of Sports and Entertainment with Rakuten

Kristen Gambetta ‘05 Named Director of Sports and Entertainment with Rakuten Monday, Aug. 27, 2018


Sergio (’18) and Catalina Santamaria (’21) Attend World Cup in Russia

Sergio (’18) and Catalina Santamaria (’21) Attend World Cup in Russia Friday, Aug. 24, 2018


Former Rice Standout coaches in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Former Rice Standout coaches in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018


Jarvis Sam '13 Accepts New Position at Nike

Jarvis Sam '13 Accepts New Position at Nike Monday, Aug. 20, 2018


Professor Tom Stallings Visits Las Vegas and Portland to Gain Contacts for Sport Management Students

Professor Tom Stallings Visits Las Vegas and Portland to Gain Contacts for Sport Management Students Monday, Aug. 13, 2018


Rice ranks among nation’s top universities in Princeton Reviews ‘The Best 384 Colleges’

Rice ranks among nation’s top universities in Princeton Reviews ‘The Best 384 Colleges’ Monday, Aug. 6, 2018


Rice U. experts available to discuss Hurricane Harvey as anniversary approaches 

Rice U. experts available to discuss Hurricane Harvey as anniversary approaches  Monday, Jul. 30, 2018


Red-carpet ready: Rice sport management students intern at ESPYs and Kids’ Choice Sports Awards

Red-carpet ready: Rice sport management students intern at ESPYs and Kids’ Choice Sports Awards Monday, Jul. 30, 2018


Sebastian Gonzalez '19 received full scholarship from Eventellect to attend Sport Business Journal's Ticketing Symposium in Detroit

Sebastian Gonzalez '19 received full scholarship from Eventellect to attend Sport Business Journal's Ticketing Symposium in Detroit Tuesday, Jul. 24, 2018


New Social Sciences building named after lead donors Patti and Jonathan Kraft

New Social Sciences building named after lead donors Patti and Jonathan Kraft Monday, Jul. 16, 2018


SMGT 470 (Sport Management Seminar: The Culture of Nike) was offered for the first time in Spring 2018

SMGT 470 (Sport Management Seminar: The Culture of Nike) was offered for the first time in Spring 2018 Tuesday, May. 29, 2018


SMGT 466 students Community Relations Project Overview

SMGT 466 students Community Relations Project Overview Wednesday, May. 23, 2018


Brian Wright, Simone Bergsrud, and Irvin Sio Khen Kiong Win the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award

Brian Wright, Simone Bergsrud, and Irvin Sio Khen Kiong Win the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award Friday, May. 18, 2018


Jahid Adam ‘18 Wins the Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award

Jahid Adam ‘18 Wins the Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award Wednesday, May. 16, 2018


Sergio Santamaria ’18 and Lindsey Hodge ’18 Co-Recipients of 2018 Roemmich Award

Sergio Santamaria ’18 and Lindsey Hodge ’18 Co-Recipients of 2018 Roemmich Award Tuesday, May. 15, 2018


Rice students raise more than $117,000 to benefit pediatric cancer

Rice students raise more than $117,000 to benefit pediatric cancer Monday, Apr. 30, 2018


Rice Sport Management’s Alumni Network is Extremely Valuable for Students

Rice Sport Management’s Alumni Network is Extremely Valuable for Students Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2018


Fourteen Sport Management Freshmen Worked the 2018 Final Four in San Antonio

Fourteen Sport Management Freshmen Worked the 2018 Final Four in San Antonio Monday, Apr. 23, 2018


From Harvey to History: an Inspiring Panel for Students and Prospective Students Alike

From Harvey to History: an Inspiring Panel for Students and Prospective Students Alike Friday, Apr. 20, 2018


Adrian Jones ’16 worked the 2018 Winter Olympics as an employee of USADA

Adrian Jones ’16 worked the 2018 Winter Olympics as an employee of USADA Thursday, Apr. 19, 2018


Sport Management Students Conducting Economic Impact Study of 2017 World Series

Sport Management Students Conducting Economic Impact Study of 2017 World Series Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018


From tragedy to triumph

From tragedy to triumph Friday, Apr. 13, 2018


Professor Crossey’s Leading with Service Class Undergoes Mock Interviews

Professor Crossey’s Leading with Service Class Undergoes Mock Interviews Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018


Two Rice Students Attend Prestigious MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston

Two Rice Students Attend Prestigious MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston Friday, Apr. 6, 2018


Chaiken And Filip Earn Highest Honors At 2018 Night Of The Owl

Chaiken And Filip Earn Highest Honors At 2018 Night Of The Owl Thursday, Apr. 5, 2018


Rice U. to host ‘The Kaepernick Effect: A Discussion on Protest in Sport’ April 11

Rice U. to host ‘The Kaepernick Effect: A Discussion on Protest in Sport’ April 11 Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018


Kevin Reilly ‘17 Takes Position at Eventellect

Kevin Reilly ‘17 Takes Position at Eventellect Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2018


Former Owl Taking on New Role Within Major League Baseball

Former Owl Taking on New Role Within Major League Baseball Thursday, Mar. 22, 2018


Unconventional students at Rice 2018: Martin Rather makes a name for himself

Unconventional students at Rice 2018: Martin Rather makes a name for himself Monday, Mar. 19, 2018


Amalya Lewinson ’17 Thrives at Wasserman

Amalya Lewinson ’17 Thrives at Wasserman Wednesday, Mar. 14, 2018


Elena Gumbs, ’16, Among Few Selected to Visit Under Armour Headquarters in Baltimore

Elena Gumbs, ’16, Among Few Selected to Visit Under Armour Headquarters in Baltimore Monday, Mar. 12, 2018


Three Sport Management Students Interning with Rodeo Houston

Three Sport Management Students Interning with Rodeo Houston Friday, Mar. 9, 2018


Sergio Santamaria ‘18 Worked NBA All-Star Game Week in Los Angeles

Sergio Santamaria ‘18 Worked NBA All-Star Game Week in Los Angeles Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018


Ben Jedlovec ’08 hired by MLB Advanced Media

Ben Jedlovec ’08 hired by MLB Advanced Media Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018


Jeremy Reiskind ’17 Attends NCAA Emerging Leaders Conference

Jeremy Reiskind ’17 Attends NCAA Emerging Leaders Conference Friday, Feb. 23, 2018


Michael Kidd '17 Hired by Rice's Baseball Team

Michael Kidd '17 Hired by Rice's Baseball Team Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018


Jason Petro ’17 hired by Nike

Jason Petro ’17 hired by Nike Friday, Feb. 16, 2018


Santamaria ‘18 and Rice Rally Club Organize “Winning Owl Women” Celebration

Santamaria ‘18 and Rice Rally Club Organize “Winning Owl Women” Celebration Monday, Feb. 12, 2018


 Sport Management Professor Dr. Jimmy Disch receives prestigious David K. Brace Award

Sport Management Professor Dr. Jimmy Disch receives prestigious David K. Brace Award Monday, Feb. 5, 2018


Kerri Barber Named Women in Sports and Events (WISE) “Networking Champion”

Kerri Barber Named Women in Sports and Events (WISE) “Networking Champion” Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018


Rice among Princeton Review’s ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’ for 2018

Rice among Princeton Review’s ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’ for 2018 Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018


Rice students celebrate the Houston Astros 2017 championship

Rice students celebrate the Houston Astros 2017 championship Monday, Nov. 6, 2017


Rice Sport Management faculty available to discuss Astros in the World Series

Rice Sport Management faculty available to discuss Astros in the World Series Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017


Sergio Santamaria '18 Attends Forbes Under 30 Summit

Sergio Santamaria '18 Attends Forbes Under 30 Summit Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017


Rosales '19 & Weisberg '18 Intern at RocNation Sports

Rosales '19 & Weisberg '18 Intern at RocNation Sports Wednesday, Sep. 6, 2017


Karen Jones Hired As Head of the Sport Law Concentration

Karen Jones Hired As Head of the Sport Law Concentration Friday, Aug. 11, 2017


Rice Moves up to No. 15 in US News Rankings

Rice Moves up to No. 15 in US News Rankings Monday, Jul. 17, 2017


Durkin Named Spirit of Service Winner

Durkin Named Spirit of Service Winner Wednesday, Jun. 7, 2017


Sport Public Relations Students Raised Over $7000 to Give Back to the Community

Sport Public Relations Students Raised Over $7000 to Give Back to the Community Wednesday, May. 17, 2017


D.J. Green ‘17 Wins the Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award

D.J. Green ‘17 Wins the Jesse Tsu Sport Management Academic Achievement Award Sunday, May. 14, 2017


Jeremy Reiskind ’17 wins the Roemmich Award

Jeremy Reiskind ’17 wins the Roemmich Award Saturday, May. 13, 2017


Jason Petro and Summer Roberson win the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award

Jason Petro and Summer Roberson win the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award Friday, May. 12, 2017


Former MLB pitcher, Philip Humber, to Graduate 13 Years After First Stint at Rice University

Former MLB pitcher, Philip Humber, to Graduate 13 Years After First Stint at Rice University Thursday, May. 4, 2017


Kevin Reilly ‘17, Hired by Official Fan Package

Kevin Reilly ‘17, Hired by Official Fan Package Tuesday, May. 2, 2017


Jonathon Yardley ’05 Speaks into the Future of Sports Broadcasting with NextVR

Jonathon Yardley ’05 Speaks into the Future of Sports Broadcasting with NextVR Monday, May. 1, 2017


Sport Management Class Hosts Fundraising Event

Sport Management Class Hosts Fundraising Event Friday, Apr. 28, 2017


George Foreman III ’06 Opening A Third Upscale Gym In NYC

George Foreman III ’06 Opening A Third Upscale Gym In NYC Saturday, Apr. 22, 2017


Jeremy Reiskind ’17 to Attend Ohio University to Pursue Sport Administration Dual Degree Program

Jeremy Reiskind ’17 to Attend Ohio University to Pursue Sport Administration Dual Degree Program Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017


Rice Sport Business Society Hosts Owl Days Panel

Rice Sport Business Society Hosts Owl Days Panel Wednesday, Apr. 19, 2017


Sport Management Students Meet with Sport Analytic Leaders

Sport Management Students Meet with Sport Analytic Leaders Tuesday, Apr. 18, 2017


Carrie Potter Named to Houston Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” Class of 2017

Carrie Potter Named to Houston Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” Class of 2017 Sunday, Apr. 16, 2017


Sergio Santamaria ’18 Helped Launch Rice’s New Athletic Department Logo

Sergio Santamaria ’18 Helped Launch Rice’s New Athletic Department Logo Thursday, Apr. 13, 2017


DJ Green ‘17 earns Hubert E. Bray Academic Award

DJ Green ‘17 earns Hubert E. Bray Academic Award Saturday, Apr. 8, 2017


Cali Roper ‘17 Named Top Rice Student-Athlete

Cali Roper ‘17 Named Top Rice Student-Athlete Friday, Apr. 7, 2017


Sam Shainsky ’11 Hired by Bleacher Report as a Strategy Manager

Sam Shainsky ’11 Hired by Bleacher Report as a Strategy Manager Tuesday, Mar. 21, 2017


Santamaria ’18 Attends Sloan Conference Again

Santamaria ’18 Attends Sloan Conference Again Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017


Jason Petro ’17 Hired by Nike

Jason Petro ’17 Hired by Nike Wednesday, Mar. 1, 2017


Nick Fleder ’17 and Sergio Santamaria ‘18 Work NBA All-Star Game Week in New Orleans

Nick Fleder ’17 and Sergio Santamaria ‘18 Work NBA All-Star Game Week in New Orleans Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017


Students Gained Valuable Internship Experience Over Winter Recess

Students Gained Valuable Internship Experience Over Winter Recess Friday, Feb. 17, 2017


Students Assist at Super Bowl LI in the Social Media Command Center

Students Assist at Super Bowl LI in the Social Media Command Center Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017


Rice students selected for the Super Bowl’s “White Glove Program”

Rice students selected for the Super Bowl’s “White Glove Program” Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017


Rice Student Experience at Super Bowl LI

Rice Student Experience at Super Bowl LI Friday, Feb. 10, 2017


NFL Players Association Visits Rice University

NFL Players Association Visits Rice University Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017


Carson Crain '17 to Skipper the US Red Bull Youth America's Cup

Carson Crain '17 to Skipper the US Red Bull Youth America's Cup Monday, Jan. 16, 2017


Students Land Once-in-a-Lifetime Internships with the Houston Super Bowl LI Host Committee

Students Land Once-in-a-Lifetime Internships with the Houston Super Bowl LI Host Committee Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016


Joe Branch '04, Sport Management Lecturer, Recognized with Prestigious Award

Joe Branch '04, Sport Management Lecturer, Recognized with Prestigious Award Friday, Oct. 21, 2016


SMGT Welcome Reception Showcases Student Work to Families

SMGT Welcome Reception Showcases Student Work to Families Monday, Oct. 17, 2016


Stockbridge '15 Accepts Position with Houston Rockets After 7 Semesters of Internship with the NBA Team

Stockbridge '15 Accepts Position with Houston Rockets After 7 Semesters of Internship with the NBA Team Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016


SMGT Analytics Team Competes in NBA Basketball Analytics Hackathon in NYC

SMGT Analytics Team Competes in NBA Basketball Analytics Hackathon in NYC Monday, Oct. 3, 2016


Rice SMGT Students Attend NBA Hackathon in New York City, Compete in New Frontier of Basketball Analytics

Rice SMGT Students Attend NBA Hackathon in New York City, Compete in New Frontier of Basketball Analytics Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016


48 Students Land Summer Internships Across the Country

48 Students Land Summer Internships Across the Country Thursday, Sep. 1, 2016


Kyley Reed '16 Completes Research and Internship Abroad as Part of the Global Urban Lab

Kyley Reed '16 Completes Research and Internship Abroad as Part of the Global Urban Lab Monday, May. 16, 2016


Andres Diego '17 Completes Internship in London as Part of the Global Urban Lab Program

Andres Diego '17 Completes Internship in London as Part of the Global Urban Lab Program Thursday, May. 12, 2016


Villarreal-Levy '17 Set to Intern with the PGA of America at 2016 PGA Championship

Villarreal-Levy '17 Set to Intern with the PGA of America at 2016 PGA Championship Tuesday, May. 10, 2016


The Buzz About Michael Kidd '17

The Buzz About Michael Kidd '17 Monday, May. 2, 2016


Connor Leisz '16 Worked with Television Production Team during the Final Four

Connor Leisz '16 Worked with Television Production Team during the Final Four Saturday, Apr. 23, 2016


Summer Roberson '17 Shines at ESPN UK

Summer Roberson '17 Shines at ESPN UK Thursday, Apr. 21, 2016


Sport Public Relations Class Raises Money and Awareness Through Community Relations Projects

Sport Public Relations Class Raises Money and Awareness Through Community Relations Projects Thursday, Apr. 21, 2016


Meyrav Levy '17 and Julia Finch '17 Land Summer Internships with Kraft Sports Group

Meyrav Levy '17 and Julia Finch '17 Land Summer Internships with Kraft Sports Group Tuesday, Apr. 19, 2016


Rice Sport Management Students Participate in Final Four Social Media Hub

Rice Sport Management Students Participate in Final Four Social Media Hub Friday, Apr. 15, 2016


Scott Lonergan '07 Transitions from Professional Baseball Career to Successful Business Career

Scott Lonergan '07 Transitions from Professional Baseball Career to Successful Business Career Monday, Feb. 22, 2016


Changes to Sport Management Major Requirements Approved

Changes to Sport Management Major Requirements Approved Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016


Rice University is Ranked #5 by Niche.com on "Best Colleges" List

Rice University is Ranked #5 by Niche.com on "Best Colleges" List Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016


Jarvis Sam '13 Finds His Niche at Snapchat

Jarvis Sam '13 Finds His Niche at Snapchat Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016


Two Rice Sport Management Students Work at Bowl Games over Winter Break

Two Rice Sport Management Students Work at Bowl Games over Winter Break Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016


Diane Crossey Becomes Mentor for Women in Sports and Events (WISE)

Diane Crossey Becomes Mentor for Women in Sports and Events (WISE) Monday, Feb. 1, 2016


Will Sauser '19 Keeps Busy Over Winter Break, Shadows Top Executives

Will Sauser '19 Keeps Busy Over Winter Break, Shadows Top Executives Friday, Jan. 29, 2016


Travis Stockbridge '15 Hired by the Houston Rockets

Travis Stockbridge '15 Hired by the Houston Rockets Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016


Becca Koval '15 is Hired by NCAA Final Four

Becca Koval '15 is Hired by NCAA Final Four Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016


Dr. Jimmy Disch Hosts Sport Analytics Seminar with Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey

Dr. Jimmy Disch Hosts Sport Analytics Seminar with Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016


Three Sport Management Students Will Study Abroad This Spring in London as Part of Global Urban Lab

Three Sport Management Students Will Study Abroad This Spring in London as Part of Global Urban Lab Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016


Hampton '09 Hired as Associate Athletic Director by Grand Canyon University

Hampton '09 Hired as Associate Athletic Director by Grand Canyon University Friday, Jan. 8, 2016


Andres Diego '17 Spent the Fall 2015 Semester Studying in Brazil

Andres Diego '17 Spent the Fall 2015 Semester Studying in Brazil Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015


Sport Management Students Give Back

Sport Management Students Give Back Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015


Joe Savery '13 Retires from Professional Baseball to Work for Avalon Advisors

Joe Savery '13 Retires from Professional Baseball to Work for Avalon Advisors Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015


Matt Baldwin '00 Begins Own Practice

Matt Baldwin '00 Begins Own Practice Friday, Nov. 20, 2015


Driphus Jackson '15 Leads the Way in an Effort to Fulfill a Child's Dream

Driphus Jackson '15 Leads the Way in an Effort to Fulfill a Child's Dream Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015


Meyrav Levy '17 Excels with Select Sports Group

Meyrav Levy '17 Excels with Select Sports Group Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015


Evan Stackpole '14 Reflects on Astros' Success, Looks Ahead

Evan Stackpole '14 Reflects on Astros' Success, Looks Ahead Friday, Nov. 6, 2015


Sergio Santamaria '18 Hired by the NCAA Final Four

Sergio Santamaria '18 Hired by the NCAA Final Four Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015


Sport Management Students Participate as "Secret Shoppers" During the Houston Texans Games

Sport Management Students Participate as "Secret Shoppers" During the Houston Texans Games Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015


Enrique Cruz '13 Hired by the Houston Astros

Enrique Cruz '13 Hired by the Houston Astros Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015


Summer Roberson '17 Participates in U.S. Olympic Committee's F.L.A.M.E. Program

Summer Roberson '17 Participates in U.S. Olympic Committee's F.L.A.M.E. Program Friday, Oct. 9, 2015


Charles Hampton '09 Works Directly with HBO's "Hard Knocks"

Charles Hampton '09 Works Directly with HBO's "Hard Knocks" Monday, Oct. 5, 2015


Rice Sport Management Students Excelled at Summer Internships

Rice Sport Management Students Excelled at Summer Internships Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015


Justin Wolin '15 Completes First Season with Houston Astros

Justin Wolin '15 Completes First Season with Houston Astros Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015


Diane Crossey Hired as a Lecturer in the Department of Sport Management

Diane Crossey Hired as a Lecturer in the Department of Sport Management Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2015


Rice University is Ranked #18 in U.S. News & World Reports

Rice University is Ranked #18 in U.S. News & World Reports Thursday, Sep. 10, 2015


Amalya Lewinson '17 Interns with the San Antonio Spurs

Amalya Lewinson '17 Interns with the San Antonio Spurs Friday, Sep. 4, 2015


Breion Allen '16 Participates in Laura Okmin's GALvanize

Breion Allen '16 Participates in Laura Okmin's GALvanize Tuesday, Sep. 1, 2015


Michael Sam Jr. '15 Interns as an Assistant American Football Coach in Istanbul, Turkey

Michael Sam Jr. '15 Interns as an Assistant American Football Coach in Istanbul, Turkey Thursday, May. 21, 2015


Another Owl Hired at Academy Sports + Outdoors Corporate Headquarters

Another Owl Hired at Academy Sports + Outdoors Corporate Headquarters Wednesday, May. 20, 2015


Justin Wolin '15 Named the 2015 Roemmich Award Winner

Justin Wolin '15 Named the 2015 Roemmich Award Winner Friday, May. 15, 2015


Rice Sport Business Society Hosts Soccer Business Panel

Rice Sport Business Society Hosts Soccer Business Panel Sunday, May. 10, 2015


Bo Sripharphan '15 Hired to Work for Nike

Bo Sripharphan '15 Hired to Work for Nike Saturday, May. 9, 2015


Czyz and Caswell Honored with State-Wide Award

Czyz and Caswell Honored with State-Wide Award Friday, May. 1, 2015


Natalie Beazant '15 Wins Prestigious Hardy Award

Natalie Beazant '15 Wins Prestigious Hardy Award Friday, May. 1, 2015


Drew Dougherty, from Texans TV, Speaks to Sports Journalism Class

Drew Dougherty, from Texans TV, Speaks to Sports Journalism Class Saturday, Apr. 18, 2015


Rice University Students and Dr. Haptonstall Traveled to Istanbul as a part of the School of Social Sciences GATEWAY Program

Rice University Students and Dr. Haptonstall Traveled to Istanbul as a part of the School of Social Sciences GATEWAY Program Thursday, Apr. 16, 2015


Konstantin Haerle Travels the World Working in Professional Tennis

Konstantin Haerle Travels the World Working in Professional Tennis Sunday, Apr. 12, 2015


Enrique Walsh '17 Spends a Semester Abroad with Football at the Center

Enrique Walsh '17 Spends a Semester Abroad with Football at the Center Friday, Apr. 10, 2015


Junior Becca Koval's Successful Internship Experience with Select Sports Group

Junior Becca Koval's Successful Internship Experience with Select Sports Group Thursday, Apr. 9, 2015


Sport Management class’s bowling event to benefit charity of late Rice student James Ragan

Sport Management class’s bowling event to benefit charity of late Rice student James Ragan Monday, Apr. 6, 2015


Tennis Team Adds Young Cancer Patient to its Team

Tennis Team Adds Young Cancer Patient to its Team Monday, Mar. 9, 2015


Rice Sport Management Offers First Ever Sports Journalism Class

Rice Sport Management Offers First Ever Sports Journalism Class Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015


Students Officially Declare Sport Management Major at Signing Ceremony and Industry Mixer

Students Officially Declare Sport Management Major at Signing Ceremony and Industry Mixer Friday, Mar. 6, 2015


Four Majors Named Top "Scholar Athlete" for Their Team

Four Majors Named Top "Scholar Athlete" for Their Team Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015


Professor Tom Stallings Attends the 2015 National Sports Forum

Professor Tom Stallings Attends the 2015 National Sports Forum Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015


George Foreman III '06 Releases New Book: The Fighting Spirit

George Foreman III '06 Releases New Book: The Fighting Spirit Sunday, Mar. 1, 2015


Professional Golfer Steve Elkington Speaks to Sport Journalism Students about Entrepreneurship and Web Content

Professional Golfer Steve Elkington Speaks to Sport Journalism Students about Entrepreneurship and Web Content Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015


Event Management Class to Host "Bowl Over Kid Cancer" Event

Event Management Class to Host "Bowl Over Kid Cancer" Event Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015


Michael Sam Jr. '15: A Triple-Impact Competitor

Michael Sam Jr. '15: A Triple-Impact Competitor Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015


Sport Management Students to Law School and Beyond

Sport Management Students to Law School and Beyond Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015


James Farrimond '15 is named to the 15-man 2014 C-USA All-Academic Football Team

James Farrimond '15 is named to the 15-man 2014 C-USA All-Academic Football Team Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015