(Houston-AP) -- Rice defeated the University of Hawaii 8-1 Sunday in Houston for a sweep of their three-game Western Athletic Conference baseball series.
It was the 29 consecutive victory for Rice, the top-ranked team in two national polls.
The Owls have now beaten the Rainbows 12 games in a row.
Craig Stansberry drove in five runs for the Owls, who improved to 32-1 overall and 12-0 in the WAC.
Andrew Sansaver had an RBI groundout for Hawaii as it fell to 17-17 and 1-11.
The Rainbows now head to Shreveport, Louisiana, for a game against Centenary on Tuesday.
They open a three-game WAC series Thursday against Louisiana Tech in Ruston, Louisiana.
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