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Owls Add Rocket To Secondary

Tall Cornerbacks are at a premium in college football. Rice picked up a great one last week, and just added another one to its increasingly stellar Class of 2009 as Phillip Gaines also gave his pledge to the Owls ...

Sometimes "Momma" knows best. If it were up to Phillip Gaines' mother he would have been a Rice Owl last summer. Gaines was offered a scholarship after an impressive Rice Camp in July - not too long afterwards his mother knew where she wanted her son to go. She liked the Rice coaches' integrity and honesty. And of course there was "the Rice education" that no other schools recruiting her son... Recommended Stories

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