Brad Tollefson
Texas Tech running back Justin Stockton catches the ball during the Red Raiders' 63-35 loss against Baylor University on Saturday, October 3, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Brad Tollefson/For the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal)

Texas Tech's Justin Stockton shows off his skills  updated 12:18am

Texas Tech running backs coach Mike Jinks might want to post a sticky note somewhere near his desk as a reminder: Don't forget Justin Stockton. The speedy sophomore's averaging eight touches per game through the Red Raiders' first five games.

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Texas Tech men's hoops looking to continue bond built in Canada 10/08/15 - 5:23pm

Toddrick Gotcher had one word to describe Texas Tech's Canadian Foreign Tour - magical. "I can't say enough about it," the senior guard said. "It's been magical for us because we bonded well, we won games and we learned our roles during the games.

All-Big 12 preseason honors announced for men's basketball 10/08/15 - 11:14am

All-Big 12 preseason honors announced for men's basketball

For the first time in conference history, four of five members of the All-Big 12 First Team from the previous season return. Leading the way is the 2014-15 Big 12 Player of the Year and this year's preseason selection - Buddy Hield of Oklahoma.

Branden Jackson aims to repeat past success against Iowa State 10/07/15 - 5:20pm

Tech end has had two good games against Cyclones

Texas Tech defensive end Branden Jackson had one of his better games last season at Iowa State. It wasn't anything the Cyclones weren't doing, Jackson said this week. It's what Mike Smith, his defensive line coach, was doing.

Red Raider basketball adds nine TV appearances 10/08/15 - 12:10pm

Tech basketball adds nine TV appearances

The Texas Tech men's basketball program has added nine television appearances to its 2015-16 schedule announced Thursday by the Texas Tech Athletics Department and Red Raider Sports Properties, a property of Learfield Sports.

Former Tech golfer's run ends at semifinals at U.S. Mid-Amateur 10/07/15 - 2:09pm

Lubbock resident falls, 4 & 3

For all his achievements in golf, David Bolen had never experienced the match-play format before this week. He adapted to it so well, he came close to qualifying for the Masters.

Red Raider volleyball drops tough bout with No. 10 Kansas 10/07/15 - 8:40pm

Texas Tech volleyball put together strong first and third sets, but fell to No. 10 Kansas, 3-0, on Wednesday night at the United Supermarkets Arena. The Jayhawks (16-0, 4-0) won in straight sets, 25-21, 25-14 and 25-20.

Gardner, Neslony named top CCL prospects 10/07/15 - 6:27pm

Tech's Gardner, Neslony named top CCL prospects

Texas Tech sophomore infielder Tanner Gardner and senior outfielder Tyler Neslony were both named among the top 20 prospects from this summer's California Collegiate League.

Timing's everything: When Texas Tech needed a receiver, Zach Austin came through 10/06/15 - 8:56pm

Former walk-on's 100-yard game helps thin unit

Zach Austin set a pre-game goal both simple and modest: To do his job well enough so people around him could flourish. Nothing too ambitious for a former walk-on receiver with zero career catches. Instead, Austin outshined everyone.