August 30th, 2003 - Houston, Texas
Houston [1-0] 48   -   Rice [0-1] 14

Rice starts the 2003 season visiting Houston

Houston scores early and often

Storm clouds come and go throughout the game

Ominous sign of changing UH football fortunes?

Cougers take a 17pt lead in the 2nd

Houston seemed to be on offense most of the game

Rice tries to rally back from a 48-7 deficit

Rice kinda got it done, well, not really

Cougars keep the Bayou Bucket a 2nd year in a row

Fans hopeful for a turnaround in fortune this year