Rice girls basketball battles stiff competition December 11, 2019 - 00:00 Posted in: Sports Eric Keener has confidence in the Rice Consolidated High School varsity girls basketball team. A day after a disheartening Dec. 3 loss as time expired, the head coach said the girls “were hitting our stride.” The Class 3A team’s defeat to El Campo, then ranked 23rd in 4A by the Texas Association ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!