If Tech starts as slow as it did against Central Arkansas when Big 12 play starts, it will be a long season.
The Red Raiders were expected to win — and big. They are now 18-1 against FCS programs and scored an average of 40.6 points in winning their previous 11 season openers.
Poor start, improved run game, and penalties and turnovers are all points of interest
When the Texas Tech football team had the intrasquad scrimmage it calls "Friday Night Lights" this spring, Le'Raven Clark was nearly 300 miles away.
Texas Tech has lost to only one Football Championship Subdivision team in its history and back then it was called Division I-AA.