Oct. 16, 2010
** Houston fell to 124-124-6 all-time during the month of October.
SERIES HISTORY vs. RICE
** Houston fell to 26-11 (.703) all-time against Rice.
** Houston fell to 14-6 (.700) all-time against Rice at Rice Stadium.
HEAD COACH Kevin Sumlin NOTES
** Sumlin fell to 21-12 (.636) during his career.
** Sumlin fell to 1-2 (.333) all-time against Rice during his career.
** Sumlin fell to 0-2 all-time against Rice at Rice Stadium during his career.
** True freshman quarterback David Piland recorded his second straight multi-touchdown game to open his collegiate career.
** With three touchdown passes, true freshman quarterback David Piland posted a career high... He topped his total of two touchdown passes against Mississippi State on Oct. 9.
** With three touchdowns, junior wide receiver Patrick Edwards posted the first multi-touchdown game of his career.
** With three touchdowns, junior wide receiver Patrick Edwards posted a career high... He topped his previous high of one receiving touchdown, done 10 times and most recently against Air Force on Dec. 31, 2009, during the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl.
** Junior wide receiver Patrick Edwards became the first player to catch three touchdown passes in a game since James Cleveland caught three touchdown passes against East Carolina during the Conference USA Championship Game on Dec. 5, 2009.
** Junior wide receiver Patrick Edwards recorded the seventh 100-yard receiving game of his career... The Cougars fell to 6-2 (.750) when Edwards reached triple digits.
** With 169 receiving yards, junior wide receiver Patrick Edwards moved past 2,000 receiving yards during his career... Edwards now has 2,128 receiving yards in his career...He is only the ninth player in school history to reach that milestone.
** With nine receptions, junior wide receiver Patrick Edwards moved into seventh place in Houston career history... Edwards now has 163 receptions during his career... Up next in the Houston records book is teammate Tyron Carrier, who has 198 career receptions.
** With 109 rushing yards, junior running back Bryce Beall recorded the ninth 100-yard rushing game of his career... The Cougars fell to 8-1 (.889) during games in which Beall which reaches triple digits.
** With three receptions, junior wide receiver Tyron Carrier recorded a catch in his 33rd consecutive game.
** With five tackles for loss, junior linebacker Sammy Brown posted a career high... His total topped his previous high of one, done three times and most recently against Tulane on Sept. 25.
** With two sacks, junior linebacker Sammy Brown recorded a personal best... His total topped his previous high of one at UCLA on Sept. 18.
** Sophomore defensive end Kelvin King made his first collegiate start.
** Sophomore quarterback Crawford Jones made his collegiate debut as holder.