Non-scholarship point guard who enrolled in classes and joined the Tech program in the summer of 2017 … Left-handed.
2017-18 – Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in six games, including four ACC games, for a total of six minutes … Took one shot from the floor but did not score.
Played four years, lettering in three, on the varsity team for coach Todd Howard at Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School … Led Brebeuf to Circle City Conference championships twice, averaging 11.6 points and 2.8 assists as a senior in 2017, and a secional title in 2016, when he averaged 6.8 points and 2.4 assists … He scored 15 points with four assists in Brebeuf’s sectional championship win over Crispus Attucks … Played in the Marion County all-star game following his senior year.
Full name is Malachi Jordan Rice … Born March 6, 1999 in London, England … Son of Derica and Robin Rice … One of three children … Older brother Solomon is a distance runner on the track team at Columbia University .. Twin brother Isaiah is a freshman walk-on basketball player at Vanderbilt … His uncle, Kenneth Rice, played basketball at Alabama from 1988-91 … Began playing basketball in a recreational league at age 4 … Had performed 150 hours of community service during the year prior to the his enrollment at Tech … Intends to study economics.