COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- The No. 12 Texas A&M Aggies head to Houston for a game against the Rice Owls, a team the Aggies have played at least once every season since 1936.
The Aggies own a 182-96-2 edge in the all-time series against Rice, including winning seven of the last 11.
Texas A&M leads the nation with 12 triples with Zach DeLoach ranking second in the country with five three-baggers.
The Aggies’ pitching staff ranks in the top 10 in the country in WHIP (4th – 1.05), ERA (6th – 2.24) and hits allowed per nine innings (8th – 6.67). The Aggies also rank eight in the nation in double plays (22), 12th in walks allowed per nine innings (2.74) and 15th in K-to-BB ratio (3.12).
Texas A&M is outscoring opponents 21-3 in the first inning, 40-7 in the first two frames and 60-15 in the first three innings.
Michael Helman ranks 17th in the nation in hits (33) and enters Tuesday with a 14-game hit streak.
The game will be available for viewing via the subscription-based CUSAtv. All games this season will be broadcast locally on SportsRadio 1150/102.7 The Zone.
#12 TEXAS A&M AGGIES (17-4) vs. RICE OWLS (9-13)
Reckling Park (7,000) • Houston, Texas
PROBABLE PITCHING MATCHUPS
• TUESDAY: #18 Chandler Jozwiak (Fr., LHP, 1-0, 1.83 ERA) vs. #29 Roel Garcia (So., RHP, 2-0, 2.38 ERA)
Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
SportsRadio 1150/102.7 The Zone
CUSAtv • subscription required
Texas A&M – 12th (D1B, USAT), 13th (BA), NCBWA not available at time of release; Rice - unranked
Texas A&M leads Rice, 182-96-2