Brad Tollefson
Texas Tech receiver T.J. Vasher, left, shown trying to get around Kevin Moore during practice on Aug. 17, has the size and the genes to be an outstanding player.

Williams: Vasher could be Tech's next great player  updated 12:08am

"Who's our next all-American?" a Texas Tech football staffer asked me the other day. "Other than number 5.

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Texas Tech football notebook: Willies relishes three-way competition 08/23/16 - 9:32pm

Transfer WR healthy again

One of Texas Tech's perceived strengths this season is having a lot of options at receiver. The football ball might not go to Derrick Willies, a tall, tantalizing newcomer, as often as Tech fans would like, but Willies says he's OK with that.

Hocutt ready for turn leading College Football Playoff 'team' 08/22/16 - 9:27pm

Committee meets this week in California

Kirby Hocutt's getting ready to start his first season in one of college sports' most high-profile positions: Chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee.

Tech looking to juggle 2018 schedule to fit in Ole Miss opener 08/22/16 - 7:51pm

Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt says adding a 2018 football season opener against Mississippi necessitates moving the Red Raiders' previously scheduled opener against Missouri State to another season.

The time has come: Tech DE gets his shot after three-year starters depart 08/20/16 - 6:52pm

To the extent Gary Moore's played at all for Texas Tech, he's been a situtational option. A pass-rush piece on third-and-long. A special-teams player.