I could have hit the snooze button. Instead, I trudged into the office at 6:30 a.m. for another National Signing Day, as always expecting the worst - a hectic day filled with the whims and indecisions of 17- and 18-year-old student athletes.
WOODROW - Earlier this season, when redshirt freshman Stanton Keane started performing well on special teams and as a backup fullback for Texas Tech, the former walk-on started to draw serious local attention.
With Texas Tech's recent hiring of running backs coach Jabbar Juluke, it was expected the Red Raiders coaching staff would start to build a new recruiting pipeline to the Bayou State.
Texas Tech Athletics announced that its 2016 spring football game will be played on April 16 at Jones AT&T Stadium. Kickoff will be at noon for the hourlong contest, which will be televised live on Fox Sports Southwest.
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While decommitments and flips are a common occurrence during the final days leading into National Signing Day, Texas Tech has not had to worry too much about its potential 2016 Signing Class.