Lanny Rice played golf at Shawnee State from 1995–1998. In 83 rounds of golf, he posted a 77.4 average. Rice helped lead the Bears to 12 tournament wins over the course of his career. He won six individual tournament titles, including the 1995 MOC Championship. Rice earned All-MOC honors twice, and was named the MOC Player of the Year in 1995. He was a two-time MOC and NAIA Scholar-Athlete. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2004.