Houston Regional: Rice-Xavier preview
HOUSTON -- Veteran Rice coach Wayne Graham is exactly where he didn't want to be heading into the third day of the NCAA regionals.
The Owls' 7-6 loss to Kansas State last night pushed the Houston Regional 1-seed into the losers' bracket and an elimination game against Xavier on Sunday afternoon.
Unlike their previous teams, the Owls don't have much pitching depth. Those problems are especially aggravated if the Owls have to go to the bullpen.
Whether they have enough pitching ...
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