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Rice player Jack Fox in Sydney Australia
Rice University punter makes a new friend in Sydney, Australia. Courtesy photo
Rice and Stanford cheerleaders in Sydney Australia
Rice and Stanford cheerleaders will be rooting for their respective teams on Sunday in Sydney. Courtesy photo
Acting Premier John Barilaro  with Stanford and Rice players and coaches in Sydney Australia
New South Wales deputy premier John Barilano, center, welcomes Rice head coach David Baliff, third from right, and Stanford head coach David Shaw, third from left, and players from both teams. Courtesy photo
Stanford player Peter Kalambayi and koala in Sydney Australia
Stanford linebacker Peter Kalambayi takes a selfie with a koala in Sydney. Courtesy photo