Kickers know plenty of heartbreak, but this kick was just brutal.

In Saturday’s game for Rice, the Owls had an opportunity to kick a game-winning field goal. It was far from a gimme, but it is the kind of kick you want your kicker to be able to drill.

Unfortunately, the goalposts were particularly unkind on the kick. The game-winning try bounced not once, not twice, and not even three times but four times on its way back into the field of play.

That made this kick no-good and would lead to heartbreak for Rice: