Rice gains 170 yards rushing in Rutgers' first bowl win

Updated: December 29, 2006, 1:29 AM ET

HOUSTON -- Ray Rice again piled up the yardage to help conclude a magical season for Rutgers.

Rice gained 170 yards on 24 carries and Mike Teel tossed a pair of touchdown passes for the 16th-ranked Scarlet Knights, who recorded their first bowl victory with a 37-10 triumph over Kansas State in the Texas Bowl.

Rutgers (11-2) opened the campaign with nine victories before losing two of its final three regular-season contests, including a triple-overtime defeat to West Virginia on December ...

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