Rice Owls' Liberty Bowl Helmet Takes Style Cues from the Oregon Ducks

Ken Chin@@thekenchinSocial Media StaffDecember 31, 2013

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The Rice Owls will be facing off with Mississippi State in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl, and they have some fresh new helmets for the game. 

Since Rice's mascot is the Owl, they seemingly copied the Oregon Ducks with the design of the wings across the helmet. 

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Here is the Oregon helmet for comparison.

Oregon Ducks

Don't they look the same?

 

Thanks to Jeff Weintraub of Diehard Sport for the find. 

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