Malachi Rice

Malachi Rice



Year Sophomore
Experience 1 VL
Height 6-0
Weight 186
Hometown Indianapolis, Ind.
Last School Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School
Malachi Rice


Career Notes

Non-scholarship point guard who enrolled in classes and joined the Tech program in the summer of 2017 … Left-handed.


Played in six games, including four ACC games, for a total of six minutes … Took one shot from the floor but did not score.

High School

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.

Identical twin brothers to face off in basketball regional


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.