Abou Ousmane had 16 points, eight rebounds and three blocks and Thomas Bell recorded 15 points, seven rebounds and five assists as North Texas defeated Rice 68-50 in the quarterfinals of the Conference USA Conference tourney.
Quan Jackson had 21 points as UAB won its eighth straight home game, beating Rice 92-68.
Thomas Bell tied his career high with 21 points as North Texas won its 10th consecutive game, routing Rice 67-44.
Max Fiedler had 16 points to lead six Rice players in double figures as the Owls rolled past Jarvis Christian 98-63.
Kenneth Lofton Jr. had 19 points and 13 rebounds as Louisiana Tech topped Rice 80-63.
Austin Butler made a layup with 1:23 left to give Charlotte the lead en route to a 67-64 win over Rice on Saturday.
Carl Pierre had 21 points as Rice topped Old Dominion 77-69.
Jairus Hamilton had 22 points and 10 rebounds as Western Kentucky topped Rice 80-66.
Travis Evee had a season-high 25 points as Rice held on to beat UAB 85-80.
Travis Evee matched his season high with 24 points as Rice routed Incarnate Word 85-55.